Alex Baucom on her first throw of the day set a new PR with a mark of 39’ 5.75” to take first.
On Saturday, May 13, 2017, the Sectional 4 track meet was held at Chillicothe High School. Thirteen athletes from Atchison County will go on to the state track meet, that will be held in Jefferson City on Friday, May 19, and Saturday, May 20.
Individuals from Atchison County who advanced and their results follow:
Rock Port: Megan Stevens placed 3rd in the 100H 16.67 and 3rd in the 300MLH 49.17. Dayle Davis places 2nd in the Javelin 111’ 9”. Alexis Baucom placed 1st in the shot put 39’5.75”. Rock Port 4 x 100m Relay placed 3rd with a time of 52.66. Members are Megan Stevens, Abbie Hale, Cortney LaHue and Jackie Bradley.
East Atchison Girls: Grace Martin placed 4th in the 400m 102.54, Kaely Kirwan placed 3rd in the pole vault 8’, EA girls 4 x 400m Relay placed 4th with a time of 4:24.64. Members are Alyssa Garrison, Tawni Martin, Jaycee Graves and Grace Martin.
East Atchison Boys: Gage McAdams placed 1st in the pole vault 14’, 1st in the high jump 5’10”, and 3rd in the 200m 24.28. Briacin Bywater placed 3rd in the 110 MHH 17.14.
Gage McAdams clears 14’ to place first and advance to state. Gage also placed first in the high jump and 3rd in the 200 meter dash.
Megan Stevens clears the last hurdle to place 3rd.
Rock Port’s 4 x 100 meter relay placed 3rd with a time of 52.66. Members are Megan Stevens, Cortney LaHue, Abbie Hale and Jackie Bradley.
Dayle Davis launches her javelin 111’ 9” to place 2nd.
Briacin Bywater ran a clean race to place 3rd and advance to state.
Grace Martin is pictured anchoring the 4 x 400 meter relay to a fourth place finish. Grace also advanced in the 400 meter dash.
Kaely Kirwan easily clears opening height and finishes 3rd with a vault of 8’.
East Atchison 4 x 400 meter relay advanced to state with a 4th place finish. Members are Jaycee Graves, Grace Martin, Tawni Martin and Alyssa Garrison.