Highland, WACO boys face off at 2014 Warrior Relays
WAYLAND – The 2014 Warrior Relays were held on Tuesday, April 22 at WACO High School. Participating among the 11 boys’ track and field teams were the Highland Huskies and WACO Warriors.
The Huskies came in second place with 60 team points and the Warriors were fifth with 52.
Kody Wood won the 800-meter run in 2 minutes, 9.1 seconds. Keiffer Sexton took first place in the 3,200-meter run in 10:29.62.
Evan Mahler took second in the 1,600-meter run in 4:51.13. Chris Ford placed second in the 400-meter hurdles in 57.94. Highland was second in the 4x800-meter relay in 9:14.13.
The Huskies were third in the 4x200-meter relay in 1:38.68.
Keiffer Sexton was fourth in the 1,600 in 5:01.6. Highland was fourth in the 4x400-meter relay with a time of 3:48.78.
Jacob Wilson had a fifth-place leap of 5 feet, 8 inches in the high jump.
Dylan Carlson won the 110-meter hurdles in 15.02. The Warriors won the 4x100-meter relay in 44.75.
Cornell Hulme took second place in the 100-meter dash in 11.52. Bryce Achen finished second in the 200-meter dash in 23.82. WACO was second in the 110-meter shuttle hurdle relay with a time of 1:00.99.
Carlson placed fourth in the 200 in 24.05.
Brett Heseltien was fifth in the 100 dash in 11.67. Jackson Roth took fifth place in the 800 in 2:18.1.
The Huskie boys will be in action again this afternoon at Louisa-Muscatine. WACO hits the track again on Tuesday, April 29 at Mt. Pleasant.
Following are all the results outside of the top six places listed by event.
100-meter dash – Hunter Leichty, WACO, 18th, 12.63. James McPherson, Highland, 25th, 13.44.
200-meter dash – McPherson, 18th, 27.32. Matt Hoenig, Highland, 19th, 27.39.
400-meter dash – Roth, 14th, 58.69. Dillion Douglas, WACO, 19th, 1:02.72. Tucker Hall, Highland, 21st, 1:04.58.
800-meter run – Jared Gringer, Highland, 16th, 2:31.79.
110-meter hurdles – Ben Bean, Highland, eighth, 17.72.
1,600-meter run – Gringer, 14th, 5:49.56.
400-meter hurdles – Jorge Chacon, WACO, eighth, 1:04.38.
Discus – Josh Shumaker, WACO, 110-1. Logan Dutton, Highland, 24th, 46-2.
High jump – Greg Barber, Highland, 12th, 17-7. Parker Ferguson, WACO, 16th, 15-9 ½.
Long jump – Achen, ninth, 17-11 ½. Hulme, 14th, 17-2 ½.
Shot put – Shumaker, 15th, 35- ½. Dutton, 27th, 21-1 ¼.
4x100-meter relay – Highland, 10th, 49.92. WACO, 12th, 51.8.
4x400-meter relay – WACO, 10th, 4:08.32.
110-meter shuttle hurdle relay – Highland, eighth, 1:10.65.
Distance medley – WACO, eighth, 4:26.15.