Boy's 4th at Goshen, Girl's 8th at Turtle Town
April 29, 2014By Dalton Schmidt of Lakeland High School
The Boy's track team placed 4th at the Goshen Relays last saturday scoring 58 points. 26 of those points came from the 4x800m 4x400m and Distance Medley relay teams (4x800 Nick Byler, Mishael Theis, Joseph Trost, Eric Herber, 4x400m Byler, Taylor Raatz, Theis, and Joel Miller, DMR of Trost, Theis, Herber, and Byler). Others collecting points were Tanner Oakley in the High Jump, Trost in the 1600m run, and the 800 sprint medley team of Raatz, Eli Wallace, Nick Byler, and Dustin Cunningham. Evan Garretson also picked up points in the shot put, and Cunningham in the long jump.
The Girl's took 8th out of 14 teams at the Turtle Town relays. Leading the Lakers was freshman Kloee Fitch who snagged double firsts in the shot and disc. Elexus Holmes took sixth in the 400m dash, Michaela Burchet 9th in the 1600m run, Ashlyn Maskow second in the 300m hurdles, Holmes also took 5th in the high jump, Ashtin Kaminer 7th in the long jump.
The girls and boys next meets will be tonight at home against Fairfield.