The Falcon’s had a very exciting day on May 10th! The track team competed in the D-8 district meet at Kenesaw. Anyone placing 1st or 2nd automatically qualified to go to the state meet in Omaha at the Burke Stadium, except the relays. For the relays, the 1st place automatically goes, then the next best times in the district will get wild cards. There were 4 Falcons who made it to state! Aaron J., Abby Q., Braiden B., and Caleb S. all qualified for the state meet! The results of the district meet are as follows:
Abby Q.– 1st in Triple Jump (32’4.50)
Kathryn P. – 3rd in Pole Vault (8’6)
Carlie R.– 4th in Discus (104’9)
Victoria R. – 4th in High Jump (4’6)
The girls 4×400 Meter Relay also placed 4th and the girl’s team got 8th overall.
Aaron J. – 1st in Pole Vault (11’6)
Sidney G. – 3rd in Triple Jump (40’04)
Braiden B. – 2nd in the 400 Meter Dash (53.50)
Trevor Y. – 6th in the 800 Meter Run (2:22.40)
Caleb S. – 2nd in the 3200 Meter Run (11:05.90)
The boys 4×800 team got 4th and the boy’s team got 5th overall.
Congratulations to everybody who competed and qualified for state! The state meet will begin next Friday and end on Saturday (May 19-20th). For more information, go to http://nsaahome.org/track-field/.