Friday, 12 April 2024
Login |  Register 
Local Sports News
Holton Boys and Girls Win Their Home Track & Field Meet
By Jared Sleppy
Copyright: MSC Sports

The Holton boys and girls swept their home meet on Thursday by getting first out of five in both meets.

The Wildcats did so handily in both meets with 194 points for the boys, which was 71 more than Hiawatha, who placed second with 123 points, Atchison finished third with 102 points, Jackson Heights got fourth with 85, and Pleasant Ridge placed fifth with 61 points.

Atchison finished runner-up in the girls meet 63 points behind Holton with the Phoenix getting 105 points. Pleasant Ridge finished third with 95 points, Jackson Heights placed fourth with 88 points, and Hiawatha got fifth with 79 points.

For the Holton boys, they won just six of the 19 events, but they had a ton of second and third-place finishes, which helped them to their first-place finish.

Junior Logan Altenburg won the 100m dash, junior Brayden Peek won the 200m dash, the high jump, and the 400m dash, sophomore Landon Hernandez won the 300m hurdles, and senior Marcus Bennett won the long jump.

The Holton girls only won four of the 19 events with only one victory in the track events.

They won the 4x800m relay, junior Lauren Shupe won the long jump, senior Piper Robinson won the pole vault, and sophomore Mara Marten won the high jump.

The Wildcats’ next meet will be a Big 7 Leauge quad on Tuesday, April 2nd.

©2024 MSC Sports
Hiawatha, KS 66434
EEO Public Report

Powered by Radio Media Group