HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
JUNIOR HIGH SPORTS
Varsity Track vs Cowan & Wapahani 4/24/14
April 27, 2014By Mike Thornburg of Monroe Central Jr.- Sr. High School
The Boys Varsity track team lost to Wapahani in a tough back to back track meet held last night at Wapahani by a 73 to 70 score. Cowan was third with 13 points. The Bears won 5 events and tied in another and were gallant in facing adversity.
Despite a sore hip, Sophomore Josh Randall won three events in the 110 Hurdles, 300 hurdles and anchored the wining 4 X 100 relay. Senior Dezmen Armour won the high jump and had a team best split in the season best 4 X 800 relay which finished second. Junior Devonte' Armour tied for first in the Long Jump with a season best 18' 10" leap and had the pleasure of anchoring the 4 X 400 relay team. Junior Marcus Drummer won the 400 in a season best 53.2 and was second in the 100 with a 11.23 time. Senior Brandon Burton won the Shot Put with a heave of 38' 6.5". The 4 X 100 relay team of Issac Smithson, RJ Sears, Devonte' Armour and Josh Randall won with a season best 48.0. Other season best times were turned in by Junior Frederick Wilson's 3200 and Junior Christian Bradley's Shot Put of 31' 7".
The now 6 -2 Bears will not practice today. The Bears will be traveling to Muncie Burris Monday and at Winchester Tuesday.
GIRLS VARSITY TRACK: The team was victorious in last nights away meet against Wapahani & Cowan. Katarina DiBiasio came in first with a score of 20 by winning the 100, 400, 200 & long jump. In the 4X100 relay, Burford, Deffendall, Kelley & Main got 1st. Also, in the 4x400 relay, Kelly, Deffendall, Silvers & Norris all got 1st. Duncan got 4th in shot put & 2nd in discuss, scoring 4 points for MC. Overton got 3rd in shot, scoring 2 points for the MC team. Megan Yates placed 1st in high jump, scoring 5 points. The other contributers in the outstanding meet were Burford & Beatrice.