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Regional Track – Northern Valley Results

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Regional Track – Northern Valley Results
Girls – 61.33 pts. – 2nd
100 – Jayden Speer – 13.11 – 3rd
200 – Paige Baird – 26.95 – 2nd Jayden Speer – 27.52 – 5th
400 – Paige Baird – 61.54 – 1st
800 – Chaylee Lowry – 2:43.1 – 4th
100 HH – Paige Baird – 15.08 – 1st Zoe Cox – 17.55 – 6th
300 LH – Paige Baird – 47.84 – 1st
Pole Vault – Chaylee Lowry – 8’6” – 2nd
High Jump – Chaylee Lowry – 4’6” – 5th Makenna Hammond – 4’4” – Tie 6th
Comments
Our girls had a great regional track meet. We finished second by two-thirds of a point. Paige set two school records one in the high hurdles and the other in the prelims of the 200 with a time of 26.11. She was able to qualify for state in four events and pulled off a tough triple by making the 400, 300 hurdles, and 200. Jayden Speer really stepped up in a big way with personal records in the 100 and 200. Chaylee Lowry qualified in two events and had her best vault of the season for second place in the pole vault. Zoe Cox had a personal best in the high hurdles.
Boys – 56 pts. – 3rd
110 HH – Tharen Cox – 17.8 – 3rd
Javelin – Caden Bach – 165’ 5” – 1st Jesus Saenz – 154’ 8” -3rd
Pole Vault- Nick Stutsman – 13’0” – 1st Aidan Baird – 11’6” – 2nd
High Jump – Caden Bach – 6’6.5” – 1st
Discus – Jesus Saenz – 128’ 9” – 4th Caden Bach – 127’ 3” – 5th
Comments
The boys team performed as expected. Caden Bach had a good day with two gold medals and a school record in the high jump. Tharen Cox really ran well in the high hurdles. Our two pole vaulters, Nick Stutsman and Aidan Baird, both had good vaults in the pole vault. Nick set a personal best at 13 foot. I was happy to see Jesus Saenz qualify in two events after he nearly missed making the state track meet last year. Overall, our boys and girls had a super regional track meet and we are looking forward to next weeks’ state track meet.

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