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WRV boys, girls track teams compete

Friday, March 31, 2006

VINCENNES -- The White River Valley girls and boys track teams competed in their first event of the season on Thursday with a triangular event at South Knox with the Spartans and Palestine.

The Wolverines' girls team captured the title over South Knox and the Pioneers, while the boys finished a distant second behind the Spartans.

In the girls race, WRV won 10 of the track and field events, as well as all three relay races to score 102 points. South Knox took second with 45, while Palestine finished with eight.

On the boys' side, South Knox dominated the even as they scored 121.5 points, followed by WRV with 25.5 and the Pioneers with 13.

Beth Neeley won four events including the long jump, 100 Meter Hurdles, 100 Meter Dash, and the 200 Meter Dash. Ashley Collins was the winner of the pole vault at seven feet, six inches, while Tyra Schantz looked for a return bid to the state finals in discus with a throw of 119-5. Schantz also won the shot put at 30-9.5 feet.

For the boys, South Knox won 15 of 16 events. Ryan Karr was fourth in the long jump at over 17 feet. Aaron Kirk and Drew Townsend went two-three in the 400 Meter. Karr and Stephen Moore both competed in the high jump with Karr finishing at 5-8, while Moore hit 5-2. Moore also took part in the 300 Meter Hurdle and finished third with a time of just over 50 seconds.

In the 200 Meter, Kirk and Townsend once against went back-to-back as Kirk finished in second at 24.42, while Townsend was third at 25.5. Tony Dyer was fourth in the 3200 Meter with a time of 12:22. Alex Malone was fourth in the 800 Meter with a time of 2:28.

Both WRV teams will be at Linton on Wednesday when they take on Mitchell and the Miners.

High School Track

BOYS

South Knox 121.5, White River Valley 25.5, Palestine 13.

100 M: 1. Walker, SK 11.22; 2. Gorth, SK, 11.73; 3. Holscher, 11.80, 4. Burckhart, SK, 11.86; 200 M: 1. Burkhart, SK, 24.02; 2. Kirk, WRV, 24.42; 3. Townsend, WRV, 25.5; 4. Love, SK, 26.6; 400 M: Goforth, SK, 52.89; 2. Kirk, WRV, 54.88; 3. Townsend, WRV, 56.4; Walker, SK, 57.2; 800 M: 1. Early, SK, 2:02.4; 2. Bilskie, SK, 2:08.5; 3. Powell, SK, 2:17.8; Malone, WRV, 2:28; 1600 M: Wooning, SK, 4:56.45; 2. McGiffen, SK, 5:03.04; 3. Malone, WRV, 5:07; 4. Groves, SK, 5:09; 3200 M: Wanning, SK, 11:35.5, 2. Groves, SK, 11:39.4, 3. Scott, SK, 11:56.0, 4. Dyer, WRV, 12:22; Discus: Nowaskie, SK, 130.7; 2. Rybski, SK, 121-1/2, 3. Terry, P, 108-11/2; 4. Marchino, SK, 101.11; Long Jump: 1. Fuller, P, 19-13/4; 2. Goforth, SK, 19-11/2; 3. Walker, SK, 18-91/4; 4. Karr, WRV, 17-61/4; Shot Put: 1. Nowaski, SK, 46-7; 2. Narchino, SK, 42-41/2; 3. Rybski, SK, 40-3/4; 4. Terry, SK, 39-93/4; 110 M Hurdles: 1. Stafford, SK, 15.3; 2. Ballard, SK, 16.8; High Jump: 1. Stafford, SK, 5-8 2.Fuller, P, 5-8, 3. Karr, WRV, 5-8, 4(t). Moore, WRV, 5-2, 4(t) Scott, SK, 5-2; Pole Vault: 1. Wells, SK, 11-0, Smith, SK, 9-0, Skipworth, SK, 8-0; 3200 M Relay: 1. SK, 9:42; 2. WRV, 10:13; 400 M Relay: 1. SK, 54.6; 1600 M Relay: 1. SK, 3:41.8.

GIRLS

White River Valley 102, South Knox 45, Palestine 8.

High Jump: 1. Kelly, 4-3; 2. Sanders, 4-2; Long Jump: 1. Neeley, WRV, 15-5/8, 2. Moyzin, SK, 13-51/2, 3. Drebes, P, 13-41/2; 4. Schenk, SK, 12-7; 100 M Hurdles: 1. Neeley, WRV, 16.61, 2. Marshino, SK, 17.87, 3. Cooksy, WRV, 30.2; 100 M: 1. Neeley, WRV, 13.23; 2. Collins, WRV, 13.97, 3. Nodine, SK, 14.30, 4. Osborne, WRV, 15.11; 400 M: 1. Dreibes, P, 1:11.63; 2. Markle, WRV, 1:13.96, 3. Shark, SK, 1:17.6, 4. Like, SK, 1:20.1; 300 M Hurdles: 1. Parrish, SK, 55.69, 2. Cooksey, WRV, 55.8, 3. Lactifield SK, 1:04.8; Pole Vault: 1. Collins, WRV, 7-6, 2. Wells, SK, 6-6; Discus: 1. Schantz, WRV, 119-5, 2. Goodman, WRV, 91-41/2, 3. Anderson, WRV, 89-7, 4. Held, WRV, 74-51/2; 200 M: 1. Neeley, WRV, 27.94, 2. Nodine, SK, 30.19, 3. Markle, WRV, 30.3, 4. Drebes, P, 39.9; 3200 M: 1. Hughes, WRV, 13.39, 2. Rusch, SK, 15.42; 800 M: 1. Marchino, SK, 2:40.9, 2. Graves, WRV, 3:07, 3. Sipes, WRV, 3:16.5, 4. Letcherfield, SK, 3:38; 1600 M: 1. Hughes,WRV, 6:10, 2. Graves, WRV, 6:39, 3. Rusch,SK, 7:04; Shot Put: Shantz, WRV, 30-91/2; 2. Held, WRV, 26-91/4, 3. Goodman, WRV, 26-1/4, 4. Anderson, WRV, 24-5; 3200 M Relay: 1. WRV, 11:53, 2. SK, 13:34; 400 M: 1. WRV, 57.83, 2. SK, 58.7; 1600 M Relay: 1. WRV, 5:20.06, 2. SK, 5:33.