Hays High boys win meet in Salina
Published on -5/6/2012, 1:08 PM
SALINA — The Hays High School boys’ track and field team dominated the Salina Central Invitational on Friday, winning by more than 100 points.
The Indians finished with 179, and Manhattan was second with 73.
The Indians had eight first-place finishes.
Junior Adam Deterding won the high jump, triple jump and 110-meter hurdles with marks of 6 feet, 4 inches; 44 feet, 7 inches; and 14.86 seconds, respectively.
Senior Cade Sharpe won the shot put and discus with throws of 55-51⁄2 and 154.
Senior Eric Stumon won the 800-meter run in 1:58.27.
The 1,600-meter and 3,200-meter relay teams both won, finishing in 3:22.05 and 8:13.07, respectively.
Second-place finishes included junior Emilio Mitchell in the 100-meter dash (10.94), senior Tanner Staab in the 800 (1:59.43), senior
Zack Binder in the shot put (51-113⁄4 ), senior Luke Madden in the discus (143-0) and junior Kyle Richmeier in the pole vault (12-0).
Third-place finishes included freshman Dominique Carrasco in the 300-meter hurdles, junior Derek Bixenman in the high jump, senior Josh Allen in the discus, Mitchell in the javelin and the 400-meter relay team.
The Hays High girls finished third with 80.5 points, while Manhattan won the meet with 167.5.
Sophomore Wendy Zimmerman won the high jump and triple jump with marks of 5-2 and 35-9, respectively. She also finished third in the 800 in 2:28.64.
Freshman Ashlyn Parish won the 100-meter hurdles in 16.12, and freshman Lexi Summers placed second in the triple jump with a mark of 34-4.
Freshman Mattison Schlaefli got third in the 100-meter hurdles in 16.82 and javelin with a toss of 103-7.
Hays High competes again Thursday in the Western Athletic Conference Championships at Dodge City. Start time is 4 p.m.