RECORDS & AWARDS
RHS COMPETES AT INDIANA WESLEYAN
March 3, 2013Richmond High School
Richmond’s Ben Parrish won the long jump Saturday during the Hoosier State Relay indoor qualifier meet at Indiana Wesleyan University.
Parrish went 21 feet, 3/4 inch.
Athletes at six sites Saturday and six sites March 9 attempt to qualify for the March 16 indoor state meet at Indiana Wesleyan. The top 24 qualifying performances in each event qualify.
Richmond finished sixth in the 4x200-meter relay and ninth in the 4x800 relay in the boys meet. Jalen Sleet, Daniel Eckweiler, James Mitchell and Parrish timed 1:39.2 in the 4x200, while Sleet, Sampson Allen, Timothy Stroud and Pedro Feliciano timed 9:12 in the 4x800.
Richmond’s girls placed seventh in the 4x200 relay, with Brooklyn Taylor, Tahsaih Ferguson, Chloe Conley and Lanayea Hogg clocking 1:54.6.
Ferguson also finished eighth in the 55-meter dash in 7.71 seconds.
Richmond hosts Mt. Vernon in an indoor meet Thursday at Tiernan Center.