Good weekend for Swather thinclads

By Steve Sell
May 29, 2016

WICHITA — Hesston High’s boys finished with 20 points in the Class 3A State Track and Field Meet Saturday, highlighted by the 4 x 800 relay team taking first.

The team of Jon Weber, Zach Esau, Luccas Schmucker and Austin Bollinger won the title in 8:14.06.

Bollinger also took third in the 800 in 1:58.22. Scott Duerksen added a seventh in the high jump and the 4 x 400 relay team of Weber, Esau, Schmucker and Bollinger was seventh.

For the Hesston girls, Taylor Valdez was third in the 200 in 26.3 and the 4 x 400 relay team of Valdez, Kylie Brenneman, Olivia Brubacher and Alaina Dunlavy was second in 4:10.09 as the Swathers scored 14 points.