Archive for Wednesday, April 12, 2006

Seventh-grade girls nab first at invitational

Grizzle sets new record, JHS sweeps top three in discus

April 12, 2006

The Tonganoxie Junior High seventh-grade girls track team placed first at the Basehor-Linwood Invitational on April 4.

Tonganoxie scored 73 for first, while Monticello placed second with 67. Perry came in third with 28, and Basehor-Linwood scored 26 for fourth.

Dominque Grizzle set a new school record in the discus with a throw of 87-feet even. TJHS swept the top three places in the event as Tiffany Jacobs placed second (75-11 1/8) and Katelyn Colgrove third (61-0 3/8).

Grizzle also placed first in the shot put with a 32-5 throw, while Jacobs placed second at 31-9. Danielle Miller finished fifth with a throw of 26-2 3/4. Other first-place finishers were the 4x400 relay team, the 4x200 team, Christina Rubio in the 200, Kelsey Wagner in the 1,600 meters and Dannie Oelschlaeger in the 75 meter hurdles.

In the eighth-grade division, the Warriors placed second with 57 points. Monticello, a middle school in the De Soto district, placed first with 74, while Basehor-Linwood was third with 46 and Perry fourth with 26.

Tonganoxie had six gold-medal winners in eighth grade. Abby Eisman won the 75-meter hurdles in 13.55 seconds, while Emily Garrison won the 1,600 meters in 6 minutes, 31.8 seconds. Andie Jeannin finished first in the 800 (2:43), Morgan Lacy in the shot put (33-11 1/4) and Angela Jacobs in the discus (75-0). The 4x400 relay team also earned a gold medal with a 4:53 time.

The team's next meet will be at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday in Tonganoxie.

Basehor-Linwood results

Seventh grade

Team scores

1. Tonganoxie, 73; 2. Monticello, 67; 3. Perry, 28, 4. Basehor-Linwood, 26.

Individual TJHS results

75 meter hurdles -- 1. Dannie Oelschlaeger, 13.56.

100 meters -- 3. Paige Boylan, 13.4.

1,600 meters -- 1. Kelsey Wagner, 6.38; 5. Alex Bartels, 6:58

4x100 relay -- 4. TJHS (Dannie Oelschlaeger, Ashley Stockman, Jackie Chenoweth, Paige Boylan), 1:01.7.

400 meters -- 2. Ashley Kotowske 1:19; 3. Katelyn Bruce, 1:22.

4x200 relay -- 1. TJHS (Kelsey Wagner, Molly O'Hagan, Alex Hauk, Cristinia Rubio), 2:12.

800 -- 3. Alex Bartels, 3:15.

200 -- 1. Cristinia Rubio, 31.1; 4. Jackie Chenoweth, 32.38.

4x400 relay -- 1. TJHS (Dannie Oelschlaeger, Grae Wilbanks, Holly DeMaranville, Cristinia Rubio), 5:12. High jump -- 1. Paige Boylan 4-5; 3. Amanda Laffler, 4-3.

Shot put -- 1. Dominique Grizzle, 32-5; 2. Tiffany Jacobs 31-9; 5. Danielle Miller 26-2 3/4.

Discus -- 1. Dominique Grizzle, 87-0 (new school record); 2. Tiffany Jacobs, 75-11 1/8; 3. Katelyn Colgrove 61-0 3/8.

Eighth grade

Team scores

1. Monticello, 74; 2. Tonganoxie, 57; 3. Basehor-Linwood, 46; 4. Perry, 26.

Individual TJHS results

75 hurdles -- 1. Abby Eisman, 13.55.

1,600 meters -- 1. Emily Garrison, 6:31.8.

4x100 relay -- 2. TJHS (Abby Eisman, Kendra Walters, Lauren Williams, Andie Jeannin) 59.1.

4x200 relay -- 2. TJHS (Maddie Yates, Makenzie Armstrong, Morgan Lacy, Lauren Williams), 2:10.

800 -- 1. Andie Jeannin, 2:43.

4x400 relay -- 1. TJHS (Abby Eisman, Maddie Yates, Emily Garrison, Andie Jeannin), 4:53.

Long jump -- 4. Emily Garrison, 13-0.

Shot put -- 1. Morgan Lacy, 33-11 1/4; 2. Angela Jacobs 31-5 1/2; 4. Taylor Colgrove 27-9 1/2.

Discus -- 1. Angela Jacobs, 75-0; 2. Morgan Lacy, 69-5; 5. Taylor Colgrove, 58-9 1/2.

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