Track and Field Information
On Wednesday, the girls are competing at sectionals. The Field events are at 3:00 pm and the running events start at 4:15 p.m. The track is located in Herrin, IL. It is not at the high school. They have a track facility at the West end of town. Here is a Google Map link. The bus leaves at noon, and the kids will get out of class at 11:45. If they are missing lunch, please have them pack a lunch to go so they can eat on the bus.
On Saturday, May 12th at 10:00 a.m., the family of Noah Hays will be placing a memorial plaque on the concession stand wall at the high school track in honor of Noah. Please come and show your support!
On Friday, the girls are going to turn in their uniforms after school in Mr. Huffman's room B207.
Congratulations to the boys track team on a great weekend at the Collinsville Invite. Jackson Ivers had a big 3rd place throw in the discus with a toss of 157 feet 8 inches, Jackson McAlister finished in 3rd in the 400, Cayden Kirkham was the 800 meter champion, and the 4x800 relay of Jackson McAlister, Adam Robson, Eli Ward, and Cayden Kirkham finished in 1st place with a school record time of 7 minutes and 58 seconds. That time is currently #2 in the state.
The sports banquet is on Friday, May 11th. Doors open at 6 pm and starts at 6:30 pm. Wear some nice clothes.
Congrats to the Bulldog track team on a 5th consecutive Bi-County championship. It was an amazing night! The men took first in the 4x800 relay of Adam Robson, Eli Ward, Jackson Mcalister, and Matt Dawson, Cayden Kirkham in the 800, Jackson McAlister in the 400, David Broske in the 300 hurdles, Jackson Ivers in the discus, Blake Bender in the shot put, Eli Ward in both the 3200 and 1600, and the team finished off the meet in the 4x400 with the super sonic speeds of Adam Robson, Ethan Kirchner, Cayden Kirkham, and Jackson McAlister.
The girls had firsts in the 4x800 of Colleen Sliment, Mandy Kraus, "Neeve" Edwards, and Sydney Haddick, Ella King in the 3200, Maddie Valerius in the 400, Jenna Schwartz with a school record and fastest in class 2A state in the 1600, Elise Dodel with a school record toss in the discus,and the 4x400 of Valerie Webb, Emma Steining, Jenna Schwartz, and Maddie Valerius.
If anyone is interested in helping out at the meet on April 27th, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Girls 2018 Stats