HHS boys win season-opening track meet
By The Hays Daily News
WICHITA -- The Hays High School boys' track and field team kept its winning streak alive in its season-opening meet.
The Indians finished first at the Wichita Southeast Invitational with 186 points. Maize South was second with 84.
The Hays High girls were second with 115 points. Maize won with 145.5.
On the boys' side, senior Ethan Fort won the 800-meter run and 1,600-meter run in 2:00.45 and 4:37.61, respectively.
Senior Adam Deterding finished first in the 110-meter hurdles in 15.09 seconds, and senior Derek Bixenman won the high jump with a leap of 6 feet, 5 inches. Sophomore Hayden Kreutzer won the pole vault with a mark of 12 feet, 7 inches.
Senior Cade Sharp earned gold in the shot put and discus with throws of 56-0.5 and 150-9, respectively.
On the girls' side, junior Wendy Zimmerman won the high jump with a mark of 5-2.