LR thinclads compete in two meets

By Steve Sell
May 12, 2015

LITTLE RIVER — Little River’s track and field team competed in two meets recently, one at Lyons and the other at Herington.

Coach Paul Dold has been pleased with the improvement his team has made as he said these were two of the toughest meets the team has competed in this year as it readies itself for Thursday’s league meet.

The places and best individual performances from the two meets are listed below for each athlete.  

• Note — ** denotes personal record

• Girls •

Rebecca Arbuckle: 4th and 5th in 800, 2:49.40: 3rd in 400, 1:11.20

Rebecca Hawkinson: 1st and 2nd in high jump, 4-8

Erin Hudson: 3rd and 2nd in triple jump,33-4.5**; 3rd and 4th in long jump, 15-1

Kristin Ekholm: 5th and 4th in triple jump, 36-5; long jump, 14-2**

Katie Hazen:  2nd and 4th in 100, 13.74; 1st in 200, 29.06

Shannon Hudson: 6th in triple jump, 28-10.5**; long jump 13-1/2.

4 x100 relay: 2nd: 53.84** (Erin Hudson, Kristin Ekholm,Rebecca Hawkinson and Katie Hazen) 

• Boys •  

Ty Amsden: 4th and 2nd in 110 hurdles, 18.08; 4th and 2nd in 300 hurdles, 45.43

Tyler Eberle: Shot put, 36-6, Discus, 92-9

Zach Galyon: did not compete due to injury

Logan Hodgson: 1st and 4th in javelin, 140-3; 5th in shot put, 38-10.25***; 4th in discus, 110-1**

Colin January: 2nd and 4th in triple jump, 38-9.5; 3rd and 6th in discus, 110-1**, 2nd and 3rd in long jump, 19-2.5**

Mason Ramage: 100, 12.58;  3rd in 200, 25.44**

Simon Gadberry: 800, 2:32.51: 100, 12.78