Both the boys and the girls teams competed very well on Day 1, with several earning a spot to the State meet next weekend in Tacoma. The top two performers in each event qualify for the State meet. The following athletes have extended their season for another week:
Joey Jensen – 1st place in the shot put (lifetime PR 48’9)
Joe Nelson – 1st place in the triple jump
Luke George – 1st place in the mile (lifetime PR 4:16.51)
Sami Corman – 1st place in the 1600
Nikki Stephens – 1st place in the high jump
Siarfo Abekah – 1st place in the long jump
Congratulations to all of those that competed today.
Simon Treppenhauer – 6th place in shot put (lifetime PR by 7 feet, 41’7.5!)
Trent Zent – 4th in javelin
Katie Riley – 4th place in the 1600 (lifetime PR by 12 seconds, 5:05.8!)
Kenna Clawson – 5th place in the 1600 (season PR 5:08.36)
Lauren Haas – 7th place in the 1600
Claire Wilfong – tied for 4th in high jump
Becca Bakony – tied for 7th in high jump
Ellie Grudin – tied for 8th in pole vault
Remember the bus leaves from the back of the stadium at 9am! Please park in the main parking lot of the school, as the back is reserved for Relay for Life.
Tomorrow, 5/19, is Day 1 of the Super KingCo (aka District) meet.
Athletes that qualified for Districts (you know who you are), the bus leaves the school at 12:45 p.m.
The “corrected” Meet Schedule
Field events start at 3:00 PM and Running events start at 4:00 PM
Save the date! May 24th 6:30 in the IHS theater.
All athletes (with the exception of those going to state), please bring your washed uniform in a plastic bag with your name on it.
Munch and Mingle follows immediately after the Awards portion of the evening in the Commons. Note: No food or beverage allowed in the Theater.
Thank you to Kathryn Sapienza and Erika Heesacker for coordinating our legendary Munch and Mingle. Please sign up to bring something to munch on: Awards Munch and Mingle sign up
Congratulations ladies – KingCo Champs! The boys team took home 2nd place. Outstanding performances by both teams.
Luke George 1600m
Boy’s 4×400 relay – Garrett White, Spencer Young, Luke George and Joe Nelson
Joey Jensen – Shot Put AND Discus
Joe Nelson -High Jump, Long Jump AND Triple Jump (yes, 3 individual events!)
Nikki Stephens – 200m, 100m Hurdles
Elise Burdette – 400m
Girl’s 4×200 relay – Siarfo Abekah, Mackenzie Crandall, Elise Burdette, Nikki Stephens
Girl’s 4×400 relay – Katie Riley, Mackenzie Crandall, Sami Corman, Elise Burdette
Long Jump – Siarfo Abekah
Official results can be found here KingCo results
Lawrie’s Photos (after officiating)
Don’s FB Shot Put
Don’s FB Relays
Don’s FB Triple Jump
Don’s FB Triple Jump
Don’s FB Distance
Don’s FB Sprints
Xtra xtra read all about it. Find out who is running in what event on Wednesday and Friday at KingCo.
KingCo complete meet entries/program
KingCo meet schedule
Both are also located at “Schedule” in the main menu.
Here are the entries for JV KingCo this Thursday. Please speak to one of the coaches if you would like to change events. Remember there is no early dismissal for this meet. We will leave IHS from the back parking lot at 2:30.
JV KingCo entries
Monday – practice for everyone
Tuesday – practice for everyone
Wednesday – Varsity KingCo participants only. Early dismissal 1:45. The bus will depart from the back of the school at 2pm. If you are not competing in varsity KingCo, you do not have practice. KingCo meet schedule (also located at “schedule” in the main menu).
Thursday – JV KingCo at Newport HS. Regular meet schedule, with a start time of 4pm. The bus will depart from the back of the school at 2:30pm. All kids that do not compete in Varsity KingCo are expected to participate in this meet. There are no meets or practices for this group after today.
Friday – Varsity KingCo participants only. KingCo meet schedule. Dismissal is TBD.
Any questions about the above, please speak to one of the coaches.