Wyoming High School Track Scoreboard: April 10-15, 2023
Welcome to Week 5 of the prep track and field season in Wyoming.
The post-season is just one month away (regional track meets).
A grand total of four track meets have been held in the state this spring. With some better weather, we are hoping for a few more.
Here is the schedule, which is subject to change.
MONDAY, APRIL 10:
Cody Meet-ster Bunny Invitational in Cody – Cody, Kelly Walsh, Powell, Sheridan, Worland.
Girls Team Scores = Sheridan 160.50, Cody 145, Powell 130.50, Kelly Walsh 111, Worland 97.
Boys Team Scores = Sheridan 210.50, Cody 153, Kelly Walsh 112.50, Powell 79, Worland 72.
Jordan Kroeger of Kelly Walsh swept the 2 hurdle races. Cody's Charlie Hulbert won the 800 & 1600 meters.
TUESDAY, APRIL 11:
Douglas at Buffalo - track dual
Girls Score = Buffalo 101 Douglas 39
Boys Score = Douglas 78 Buffalo 64
DeGracia won the 100 & 400 meters for the Douglas girls. Norman swept the 2 hurdle races and won the long jump for the Bison girls. Douglas swept the 3 boys' relays. Douglas' Trennan Pearson won the 110 hurdles, high jump, & long jump. Tegen Seeds from Douglas swept the throwing events for the boys.
North Summit Braves Invite in Coalville, UT – Lyman.
Lyman girls = 2nd (103 pts); Lyman boys = 3rd (84.5 pts)
Lyman wins = Morgan Anderson -100 hurdles; Hallie - 300 hurdles; Caroline Bradshaw - shot put & discus; girls' 4x100 relay; Braydon Bradshaw - discus.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12:
Evanston Snow Removal Open in Evanston – canceled
Bonneville Invite in Idaho Falls, ID – Star Valley.
Star Valley girls = 1st (148 pts); Star Valley boys = 2nd (119.5 pts)
Star Valley wins = Ava Morgan - 100 hurdles & triple jump; Kammie Merritt - 300 hurdles; girls 4x100 relay; Shaely Kunz - shot put; Kambree Johnson - pole vault; Habtamu Wetzel - 3200 meters; Hayden Morgan - 110 & 300 hurdles; Colt Sotelo - shot put & discus.
THURSDAY, APRIL 13:
Trojan Invite in Casper at Kelly Walsh HS – Big Horn, Campbell County, Elite Solutions Academy, Kelly Walsh, Natrona County, Riverton, Sheridan, Thunder Basin, Torrington, Wheatland.
***Sheridan's Addie Pendergast ran 23.58 seconds to set an all-time state record in the 200 meters.
Girls Top 3 Teams = Natrona County 172, Sheridan 148, Kelly Walsh 130
Boys Top 3 Teams = Natrona County 275.50, Sheridan 89.50, Kelly Walsh 84
Pendergast also won the 300 hurdles. Ally Wheeler from NC won the 800 & 1600 meters. NC swept all 4 relays in the girls' division.
Torrington's Brendan Flock won the 100 & 400 meters. NC won all 3 boys' relays. Torrington's Tyler Bennick won the shot put & discus.
FRIDAY, APRIL 14:
Meeteetse Invitational – canceled
Mick Tonkel Classic in Upton – Arvada-Clearmont, Big Horn, Hulett, Kaycee, Moorcroft, Newcastle, Sheridan, Sundance, Tongue River, Upton, Wright.
Girls Top 3 Team Scores = Upton 108 pts, Wright 106, Tongue River 87.
Boys Top 3 Team Scores = Big Horn 149 pts, Tongue River 128, Wright 91.50.
Karcee Maya of Kaycee won the 200 & 400 meters. Upton's Sophie Louderback won the 100 meters & long jump.
Tongue River's Cole Kukuchka swept the 2 hurdle races; Big Horn's boys won 3 of the 4 relays; Tongue River's Javin Walker won the 400 meters & long jump.
Shoshoni HS Invite – Burlington, Dubois, Ft. Washakie, Greybull, H.E.M., Meeteetse, Riverside, Shoshoni, St. Stephens, Thermopolis, Western Heritage Lutheran Academy, Wind River, Wyoming Indian.
Girls Top 3 Teams = Dubois 127 pts, Riverside 100, Burlington 74
Boys Top 3 Teams = Burlington 179 pts, Thermopolis 106, Dubois 80
Riverside's Johnna Clifford won the long jump & triple jump. Vaidyn Vanderploeg of Riverside won the 100 & 200 meters. Vinaya Vanderploeg of Riverside swept the 2 hurdle races. Burlington's Jessie Michaels won the 800 & 1600 meters.
Dubois' Ryan Wells won the long jump & triple jump. Wyatt Trembly from Dubois swept the 2 hurdle races. Jaycee Herbert of Wind River won the 100 & 400 meters.
Tony Lehner/Al Finch Invitational at Glenrock HS – Douglas, Glenrock, Guernsey-Sunrise, Lusk, Midwest, Saratoga.
Douglas swept the team titles.
No girl won multiple events individually. Saratoga's Grant Bartlett won the 800 & 1600 meters. Brody Wagner from Douglas won the 100 meters & long jump. Quincy Paris from Midwest won the high jump & triple jump.
Wheatland HS Invite #2 – canceled
2023 Strata Invitational in Roosevelt, UT – Kemmerer.
Kemmerer girls - 6th (46 pts) boys - 10th (19.5 pts)
Top Results - Kiera Heiner 1st 200 meters; Jolee Swaysey 2nd 100 meters & 3rd long jump; Laynee Walker 2nd 300 hurdles & 3rd in 100 hurdles; Owen Burnett 2nd 800 meters.
BYU HS Multi Steeple in Provo, UT – Evanston, Star Valley - Valerie Jirak (SV) is in the Heptathlon, and Kai Barker (Evan) is in the Decathlon. See below for the final results.
Greeley Twilight Invitational in Greeley, CO – postponed to 4/26/23
Rapid City’s Track-O-Rama in Rapid City, SD – Campbell County, Thunder Basin.
Thunder Basin won the girls' 4x100 relay; TB's Kyrie Garrison won the high jump.
Thunder Basin's Kayden LaFramboise won the 200 meters; TB won the 4x200 relay & 4x400 relay.
SATURDAY, APRIL 15:
Burns Invite – Burns, Lingle-Ft. Laramie, Pine Bluffs - postponed to April 17
LA Kohnke Powell Invitational in Powell – Burlington, Cody, Greybull, Lovell, Meeteetse, Powell, Rocky Mountain, Ten Sleep, Thermopolis, Worland.
Girls Top 3 Teams = Powell 225.20 pts, Cody 166, Worland 118.20.
Boys Top 3 Teams = Cody 183.50 pts, Powell 139.50, Lovell 99.50.
Powell's Waycee Harvey was the only 2-event winner in the girls' 100 meters & long jump.
Ted Schroeder ‘Meet of Hope’ in Rock Springs – Big Piney, Encampment, Farson-Eden, Green River, Kemmerer, Lander, Little Snake River, Lyman, Pinedale, Rawlins, Riverton, Rock Springs.
Girls Top 3 Teams = Kemmerer 100 pts, Rawlins 96, Rock Springs 93.50.
Boys Top 3 Teams = Rock Springs 123.50 pts, Riverton 99, Big Piney 90.
Kemmerer's Keira Heiner won the 200 & 400 meters; Ryann Smith of Rawlins won the 800 & 1600 meters; Eva Nitschke from Rawlins swept the hurdle races; Pinedale's Katy Dexter swept the throwing events.
Green River's Christopher Wilson won the 300 hurdles, long jump, & triple jump.
2023 Billings Invitational in Billings, MT – Buffalo.
Buffalo girls = 3rd with 82 pts; boys = 10th with 20 pts.
Carly Norman won the 100 hurdles for the Bison's only victory.
BYU HS Multi Steeple in Provo, UT – Evanston, Star Valley - Valerie Jirak (SV) is in the Heptathlon, and Kai Barker (Evan) is in the Decathlon.
Valerie Jirak of Star Valley took 2nd place with 4348 points. She qualified for Nike Nationals with her score.
Evanston's Kai Barker placed 3rd with 5268 points.
Grizzly Invitational in Logan, UT – Cokeville, Evanston, Jackson, Mountain View.
Evanston's Kiara Worthing won the triple jump.
Evanston's Gabe Hutchinson won the 100 & 200 meters. Evanston won the boys' 4x100 relay, 4x400 relay, & sprint medley relay; Mountain View's Dane Branson won the shot put & discus.
Mountain Range Mustang Invitational – Cheyenne Central.
Central had wins from Sydney Morrell in the 800 & 1600 meters, Madisyn Baillie in the high jump, Karson Tempel in the long jump & triple jump, & Brinkley Lewis in the pole vault.
On the gentlemen's side, Tegan Krause in the 200 meters, Bridger Brokaw in the 800 meters, Race Morrell in the 1600 meters, Trevor Schmidt in the 3200 meters, the 4x400 relay & 4x800 relays, Richard Prescott in the triple jump, Nicholas Lewis in the pole vault, and Hadyn Fleming in the shot put.