The Orrville track teams performed well at the district tournament this past weekend held at Red Rider Stadium, winning 7 events combined.
The girls team scored a total of 108.5 points, besting 2nd place Keystone by 32 points. The boys finished tied for 4th as a team with 55 points.
A total of 20 Red Riders will head to the Lexington regional this weekend, hoping for a top 4 finish and a trip to Columbus for the State Track Meet.
The girls qualified in 11 of a possible 17 events while the boys qualified in 4 events.
Full Meet Results can be viewed here: http://www.baumspage.com/tf/ne/2012/midview/2015/Final%20Results%20.pdf
Regional Qualifiers (a ** by the name indicates a 1st place district finish):
100m Dash – Quiaja Joplin – Freshman
800m Run – Kayla Maximovich** – Sophomore
100m Hurdles – Trinniti Hall** – Junior
300m Hurdles – Jessica Eby** – Junior
4x100m Relay – Hall, Joplin, Kiauna McDuffie (Junior) & Celeste Walters (Sophomore)**
4x200m Relay – McDuffie, Joplin, Hall, J. Eby
4x400m Relay – J. Eby, A. Eby (Freshman), Maximovich, Hall**
4x800m Relay – Maximovich, Kayla Madigan (Senior), Kaitlyn Madigan (Senior) & Courtney Stiffler (Junior)
High Jump – Riley Renner – Freshman
Pole Vault – Allison Plybon** (Senior) & A. Eby
Shot Put – Brandi Bucher (Freshman)
4x100m Relay – Jake Fitzgerald (Sophomore), Zach Fitzgerald (Senior), Keontae Owens (Senior) & Luke Smith (Junior)
4x200m Relay – J. Fitzgerald, Z. Fitzgerald, Nick Fetty (Senior) & Smith
Long Jump – Owens** & Shelton Smothers (Freshman)
Shot Put – James Miller** – Senior
Allison Plybon’s pole vault height of 11’10” set a new district meet record (old record was 11′ 0″).
Good luck at regionals!! Go Riders!!