Junior High Track & Field: Dwight Relay advances to State Meet

by Scott R Schultz

Junior High Track & Field: Dwight Relay advances to State Meet

The Dwight Junior High Boys Track team competed in the IESA Track Sectional meet at Kankakee Bishop McNamara High School on Saturday.

Dwight's 8th grade 4x200 relay team of Daniel Petree, Carter Butterbrodt, Emmett Emmons, and Ryan Turner (pictured L-R, w/ alternate Kaleb Duden in center) advanced to the Class 8A State Meet at Eastside Centre in East Peoria, this Friday and Saturday.


RESULTS

8th Grade Boys finished 5th place
7th Grade Boys finished 8th place

Scoring for the Redbirds

7th Grade
Matthew Greer 3rd Place in the 1600 meter run
Cody Prindiville 4th Place in the 1600 meter run
Kye Suarez 6th Place in the 110 meter hurdles
4 x 400 meter relay 3rd Place (Jarrett Emmons, Michael Michon, Kye Suarez and Aaron Gajda)
4 x 200 meter relay 4th place ( Andrew Gartke, Hayden Colclasure, Kye Suarez and Aaron Gajda)
Trey Downen 5th place in the Discus
Jacob Weissman 6th place in the Discus

8th Grade
Emmett Emmons 3rd place 200 meter dash
Ryan Turner 3rd place 400 meter run
Gabe Seabert 2nd place in the Discus
Jeremy Kapper 5th place in the Discus
4 x 100 meter relay 5th place (Shawn Romanetto, Troy Barlow, Kaleb Duden, and Jeremy Kapper)
4 x 400 meter relay 2nd place  (Daniel Petree, Carter Butterbrodt, Ryan Turner and Emmett Emmons)
4 x 200 meter relay 1st place and Qualifying for the State Track Meet (Daniel Petree, Carter Butterbrodt, Ryan Turner and Emmett Emmons)
 

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