MMS 7th girls win title at Maize Invite

By Steve Sell
May 12, 2014

MAIZE — McPherson Middle School’s seventh-grade girls rolled to the championship of the high-powered, eight-team Maize Invitational Track and Field Meet on Friday, winning eight events in the process.

The Bullpups scored 152 points, paced by Jayma O’Quinn and Chelsea Stoppel, as they both doubled on the day. O’Quinn won both hurdle races and Stoppel was first in the two short sprints.

Also winning were Megan Eisenbarth in the shot put, Addie Fitzmorris in the discus and two relay teams.

The eighth-grade boys were second with 101 points. Brian Puhalla was first in the 400, Darrius Armstrong won the long jump, while two relays also triumphed.

The eighth-grade girls were fourth despite wins by Elle Barrett in the long jump, Aislinn Hughes in the 100 and two relay teams.

The seventh-grade boys were sixth with 38 points. Gabe Hoover in the 1,600 and Noah Avila in the shot put were third for the Bullpups’ highest individual finishes.

Results:

MMS Placers

Top 7

8th Grade Boys

200 — 2. Hunt, 25.4. 4. Powell, 25.6.

1600 — 4. Armstrong, 5:24.2.

3200 — 5. Crews, 13:19.5.

200 hurdles — 7. Labertew, 32.2.

Long jump — 1. Armstrong, 18-4 1/2.

Shot put — 5. Diggs, 38-3.

100 — 3. Powell, 12.5. 4. Armstrong, 12.5.

400 — 1. Puhalla, 57.8. 

4 x 100 relay — 1. MMS, 48.4.

4 x 200 relay — 2. MMS, 1:43.6.

4 x 400 relay — 1. MMS, 4:05.7.

Discus — 2. Jost, 118-2. 6. Hunt, 107-8.

Medley relay — 4. MMS, 4:41.

High jump — 4. Powell, 5-2. 6. Parker, 5-0.

7th Grade Boys

1600 — 3. Hoover, 5:17.6.

4 x 100 relay — 6. MMS, 56.5.

4 x 200 relay — 3. MMS, 1:57.1.

4 x 400 relay — 5. MMS, 4:41.

Discus — 4. Hopkins, 94-0. 6. VanGoethem, 85-6.

800 — 5. Hoover, 2:36.1.

4 x 200 relay — 5. MMS, 2:05.3.

Shot put — 3. Avila, 30-2 1/4. 5. VanGoethem, 29-5 3/4.

7th Grade Girls

100 — 1. Stoppel, 13.4. 

200 — 1. Stoppel, 27.7.

400 — 3. Stoppel, 1:10.7. 4. Wurm, 1:10.8.

100 hurdles — 1. O’Quinn, 17.4. 2. Wurm, 18.2.

200 — hurdles — 1. O’Quinn, 31.8. 2. Miller, 33.0.

4 x 100 relay — 1. MMS, 54.8.

4 x 200 relay — 1. MMS, 1:57.2.

4 x 400 relay — 4. MMS, 5:02.5.

Shot put — 1. Eisenbarth, 30-8. 3. Fitzmorris, 27-7.

800 — 3. Dossett, 2:46.6. 4. Carrillo 2:46.7.

High jump — 2. Miller, 4-8. 6. Hageman, 4-2.

1600 — 2. Wurm, 6:11.1.

Long jump — 3. O’Quinn, 13-8 1/2. 6. Manning, 12-9 1/2.

Discus — 1. Fitzmorris, 64-1 1/2.

8th Grade Girls

100 — 1. Hughes, 13.3. 

4 x 100 relay — 1. MMS, 53.8.

4 x 200 relay — 1. MMS, 1:54.3.

Long jump — 1. Barrett, 16-1 1/4. 3. Goering, 15-2.

Discus — 5. Hubbard, 62-2.

400 — 4. Kynaston, 1:11.2.

100 hurdles — 2. Hughes, 16.8.5. Crist, 18.1.

4 x 400 relay — 5. MMS, 5:19.4.

4 x 400 relay — 2. MMS, 5:06.4.

High jump — 6. Schroeder, 4-2.

Shot put — 2. Shoulders, 30-7.

200 — 6. Williams, 30.8.

800 — 5. Kynaston, 2:56.1.

1600 — 4. Brooks, 6:13.7.

200 hurdles — 4. Crist, 34.2.


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