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Track teams open at Green County

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By Nick Schrager

The Marion County track team opened its season last week at the Green County All-comers Meet. 

The girls placed in eight categories and the boys placed in 10. A complete list of results can be found at http://ky.milesplit.com/

The girls won the 4x100 meter relay in 56.54 seconds at Green County, and Rae Mills won the 800 meters in 2:43. 

On the boys’ side, Justin Dawson took second in both the 100 and 200 meters and the pole vault.

With the first meet over, MCHS will move onto the Boyle County All-comers meet on March 27. 

Girls results

In the 100 meter dash, Miranda Bradshaw placed second with a time of 13.78 second. Behind her, Meredith Bartley placed fourth in 13.92 seconds. Shy Camp was fifth with a time of 14.40 seconds and Hannah Douglas was 14th in 15:82 seconds. 

In the 1600 meter run, Laurel Brahm  placed third with a time of 6:19.91.

Two Marion County girls placed in the 200 meter dash. Bartley was second in 28.42 seconds and Douglass was 14th in 35.10 seconds.

In the 3200 meter run, Brahm placed second with a time of 13:43.52.

In the 400 meter dash, Hope Riggs placed sixth with a time of 1:21.3,5 and Douglass placed seventh in 1:22.47.

The girls swept the 4x100 meter relay taking first place with a time of 56.54 seconds.

In the 800 meter run, Rae Mills took first with a time of 2:43.00

Finally, in the long jump, Bradshaw and Bartley took second and third respectively with distances of 13 feet, eight inches and 13 feet, four inches.

Boys results

In the 100 meter dash, Justin Dawson took second place with a time of 12.08 seconds. Coming in third, Samadd Bouie had a time of 12.15 seconds and in ninth, Dylan Bradshaw placed with a time of 13.05 seconds.

For the 1600 meter run, Justin Overstreet placed seventh with a time of 5:59.43 and Dalton Riggs placed eighth with a time of 6:04.93.

In the 200 meter dash, Dawson and Bouie placed second and third respectively with times of 24.97 and 25.59 while Alex Espinosa placed 13th with a time of 28.86.

In the 400 meter dash, Ethan Higdon place third with a time of 58.41 seconds

For the 4x100 meter relay, the boys placed third with a time of 50.14 seconds.

In the 800 meter run, Riggs and Dalton placed sixth and 10th with times of 2:31.93 and 2:48.25.

The discus event say Ryan Thompson place seventh with a distance of 95 feet, 10.50 inches.

The high jump saw Dawson place third with a distance of 5 feet, 4 inches.

Pole vaulting saw Bradshaw take second by clearing 11 feet.

Finally, in the shot put, Thompson took 13th with a distance of 31 feet, 1.5 inches.