NEW HEADING 1
Day 1 of Mercer County Meet completed.
May 5, 2012By Daniel Otten of Celina High School
Day one of the Annual K of C Mercer County Meet was competed Thursday, May 3 at Coldwater. Finals were held in the 4 x 800 relay and 1/2 of the field events. Preliminary races were held in the sprints and hurdles.
Celina's lone win came in the Girls 4 x 800 relay. Michaela Wenning, Emily Dorsten, Bekah Carr and Hannah Fleck covered the distance in a season best 9:42.08. Bekah Carr took 3rd in the LJ with a persoanl best 17' 2.75", with Paige Dorsten taking 3rd in the discus (108' 11.5"). Collen Byer was third in the PV with a vault of 12' 4" and Mikel Martinez earned second in the SP with a 'put' of 42' 6". the Boys 4 x 800 relay was third in 8:36.42.
Every CHS runner in the prelims advanced to Friday's final, all 30 of them. Action begins Friday, May 4 at 4:00 with the Girls PV.
COMPLETE DAY 1 RESULTS and HEAT ASSIGNMENTS FOR THE RUNNING FINALS.
GIRLS: Celina 27, Coldwater 22, St Henry 14, Marion Local 11, Parkway 10, Fort Recovery 8,
BOYS: Coldwater 55, Marion Local 30, Celina 21, St Henry 13, Parkway 4, Fort Recovery 0.