It's a Swather sweep

By Steve Sell
May 08, 2015

HESSTON — It was a clean sweep for Hesston’s track and field teams Thursday in the Swather Invitational.

The Hesston girls scored 118 1/2 points to win easily, as Concordia (73) and Garden Plain (73) tied for second. Smoky Valley was ninth with 29.

Individual winners for Hesston were Jessanna Nebel in the 300 hurdles and Olivia Brubacher in the long jump. The Swathers also won the 4 x 400 relay. Smoky Valley’s lone first came from its 4 x 800 relay.

The Hesston boys scored 110 points, with Marion second with 83. Smoky Valley was fourth with 70.

Austin Bollinger doubled for the Swathers in the 400 and 800. Scott Duerksen took first in the high jump and Justin Smith won the triple jump. Two relay teams also triumphed, the 4 x 800 and 4 x 400.

Long distance ace Calvin Shannon won the 1,600 for Smoky Valley.

• Hesston and Smoky Valley Results •

Top 7

GIRLS

High jump — 2. Ince (H) 5-0. 7. Peterson (SV) 4-4.

Pole vault — 6. Klassen (H) 8-6.

Long jump — 1. Brubacher (H) 15-5 3/4. 

Triple jump — 6. Deterding (SV)  32-4.

Javelin — 3. Caylee Richardson (H) 116-11. 

Shot put — 4. Caylee Richardson (H) 34-3 1/2.

3200 — 2. M. Heddin (H) 11:49.4. 

4 x 800 relay — 1. Smoky Valley, 10:27. 4. Hesston, 10:54.4.

100 hurdles — 2. Nebel (H) 15.7. 7. Guardiola (H) 17.0.

100 — 2. Adams (H) 12.7. 3. Behenna (SV) 12.9. 4. Dunlavy (H) 12.9. 6. Valdez (H) 13.1.

1600 — 2. M. Heddin (H) 5:30.7.

200 — 3. Behenna (SV) 27.9. 4. Valdez (H) 28.0. 6. Brubacher (H) 28.9.

4 x 100 relay — 3. Hesston, 51.6.

400 — 3. Brenneman (H) 1:03.7. 4. Dunlavy (H) 1:04.3.

300 hurdles — 1. Nebel (H) 47.8. 7. Finney (SV) 52.2.

800 — 2. M. Heddin (2:31). 7. Hageman (H) 2:37.1.

4 x 400 relay — 1. Hesston, 4:12.8. 

BOYS

High jump — 1. Duerksen (H) 5-11. 4. Couchman (SV) 5-7.

Long jump — 2. Smith (H) 20-10 1/2. 4. Penner (SV) 18-9. 5. Duerksen (H) 18-8 1/4.

Pole vault — 3. Taylor (SV) 13-0.

Triple jump — 1. Smith (H) 43-5. 2. Elvin (SV) 38-1 3/4. 3. Martin (H) 37-2 1/4. 5. Penner (SV) 36-1.

Javelin — 5. Esau (H) 126-0.

Shot — 5. Elvin (SV) 43-5 3/4.

3200 — 2. Shannon (SV) 10:32.5. 5. Schmucker (H) 10:48.3. 6. Windholz (SV) 11:01.5. 7. Lustfield (SV) 11:15.

4 x 800 relay — 1. Hesston, 8:31.7. 2. Smoky Valley, 8:54.3.

110 hurdles — 4. Hacker (H) 18.1.

1600 — 1. Shannon (SV) 4:41.3. 4. Windholz (SV) 4:44.7.

4 x 100 relay — 3. Hesston, 45.4. 

400 — 1. Bollinger (H) 51.9. 6. Couchman (SV) 53.4. 7. Weber (H) 54.8.

300 hurdles — 5. Odell (SV) 45.8. 6. Hacker (H) 46.3.

800 — 1. Bollinger (H) 2:12.9. 2. Weber (H) 2:13.3. 5. Lemus (H) 2:17.9. 7. Couchman (SV) 2:18.8.

200 — 5. VanDerWege (SV) 24.8. 

4 x 400 relay — 1. Hesston, 3:37.7. 3. Smoky Valley, 3:43.1.


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