Archive for Monday, May 9, 2011

TMS 8th-grade girls win league track titles

May 9, 2011

Tonganoxie Middle School's eighth-grade girls track team won league titles in four events and finished fourth at its league meet on May 4 at Piper, in Kansas City, Kan.

The Warriors won individual league crowns in both track and field events. Jackie Whitledge won the 200-meter dash and the long jump, while Tressa Walker finished first in the 800-meter run and Demi Trimble had the best discus throw.

Whitledge also took third place in the 100-meter dash at the league meet. Tonganoxie had fourth-place finishes from Emily Williams in the 3,200-meter run and Trimble in the shot put, as well.

The TMS seventh-grade girls finished eighth in the team standings.

The top finisher among seventh-graders was Tristin Horton, who placed fourth in the long jump.

League track meet

May 4 at Piper, in Kansas City, Kan.

8th grade

Team standings: 1. Basehor-Linwood,81; 2. Mill Creek, 77; 3. Lansing, 71; 4. Tonganoxie, 61; 5. Lexington Trails, 60; 6. Monticello Trails, 52; 7. Piper, 51; 8. Clark, 22.

TMS results

100-meter dash — 3. Jackie Whitledge, 13.75.

200-meter dash — 1. Jackie Whitledge, 28.67.

800 — 1. Tressa Walker, 2:43.76.

1,600 — 5. Emily Williams, 6:47.62.

3,200 — 4. Emily Williams, 14.50.14.

4x400 relay — 5. Kameron Robbins, Morgan Galvin, Tressa Walker, Kourtni Freemyer, 4:49.24.

Long jump — 1. Jackie Whitledge, 14-2.5.

Shot put — 4. Demi Trimble, 33-2.5.

Discus — 1. Demi Trimble, 66-8.5.

7th grade

Team standings: 1. Piper, 107; 2. Mill Creek, 103; 3. Cark, 71.5; 4. Lansing, 51; 5. Monticello Trails, 43; 6. Basehor-Linwood,33.5; 7. Lexington Trails, 16; 8. Tonganoxie, 14.

TMS results

400-meter dash — 6. Cheyenne Ford, 1:11.9.

4x100 relay — 5. McKenzie Price, McKinna Shelton, Jessica Rowzer, Emily Eberth, 1:02.1.

4x200 relay — 6. Kaitlin Hall, Cheyenne Ford, Alison Hurla, Halley Calovich, 2:08.5.

4x400 relay — 6. Kaitlin Hall, Halley Calovich, Brynlee Robbins, Cheyenne Ford, 5:05.68.

Long jump — 4. Tristin Horton, 11-11.

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