Weatherford Democrat

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April 18, 2013

Weatherford track & field sends contingent to Area meet

— By Greg Webb

Weatherford ISD hosted the 2013 District 3-5A track meet last weekend. A formidable number of Roo varsity athletes earned slots at the Area competition, which will be run this weekend.

The cold and wet Wednesday gave way to a much more pleasant Thursday and Friday, as the meet had to be pushed back a day. Umbrellas became parasols for the crowd on a sunny day.

Weatherford’s first district meet to be hosted in more than a decade went well, with faculty and coaches administrating the events.

A few of Weatherford’s athletes not only qualified to compete at the next step, but set new personal and school records in the process.

  Madison Cooley broke the 800-meter run record she had set a couple of weeks before. Jaakan Norwood set a new 200-meter dash record, and the girls’ 4x400-meter relay team raced to a new school record. Of note is Brock Riebe’s first place in the long jump.

The top four from each event advance to the Area meet. The top six Weatherford finishers in each event are listed below.

 

District 3-5A Track & Field Results — Weatherford 

 

Place    Name           Time/Distance     Pts

Girls 100 Meter Dash

  4 Gaston, Madison      12.66           4 

  

Girls 200 Meter Dash 

  6 Gaston, Madison     26.45            1 

  

Girls 400 Meter Dash 

  3 Cooley, Madison      59.04           6 

  

Girls 800 Meter Run

  2 Cooley, Madison      2:18.27         8 

  5 Young, Madyson        2:24.77           2 

 

Girls 1600 Meter Run

  4 Middleton, Ronni       5:34.65            4 

 

Girls 3200 Meter Run 

  5 Middleton, Ronni         12:16.23           2 

 

  Girls 4x100 Meter Relay

  6   Weatherford ‘A’            51.41           2 

     1) Lewis, Jada             2) Gaston, Madison 

     3) Barfield, Cheyenne  4) Erb, Ashleigh 

  

  Girls 4x400 Meter Relay

  3   Weatherford ‘A’        4:04.95           12 

     1) Young, Madyson      2) Barfield, Cheyenne 

     3) Wisdom, Alyssa       4) Cooley, Madison 

  

Girls Long Jump

  4 Gaston, Madison 17-03.50           4 

  Place    Name             Time/Distance    Pts

 

Boys 200 Meter Dash 

  2 Norwood, Jaakan      21.68           8 

 

Boys 400 Meter Dash

  3 Simmons, Jordan      50.18          6 

  6 Cooke, Seth     52.15          1 

 

Boys 300 Meter Hurdles

  5 Terrell, Carson         42.56             2 

  

Boys 4x100 Meter Relay

  5   Weatherford ‘A’          42.87           4 

     1) Lancaster, Elliott    2) Simmons, Jordan 

     3) Dye, Seth              4) Norwood, Jaakan 

  

Boys 4x400 Meter Relay

  3   Weatherford ‘A’      3:24.85         12 

     1) Lancaster, Elliott    2) Cooke, Seth 

     3) Simmons, Jordan   4) Norwood, Jaakan 

  

    Boys High Jump

  2 Mitchell, Jonathan      6-06.00           8 

  

Boys Pole Vault 

  2 MacDonald, Kendall  11-06.00           8 

 

Boys Long Jump 

  1 Riebe, Brock             22-06.00         10 

  5    Lancaster, Elliott   21-08.00          2 

  

Boys Triple Jump

  5 Reed, Shawn    42-07.00          2 

  

Boys Discus Throw 

  3 Robinson, James       138-04             6 

  4 Werts, Grant      138-03            4

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