The Van Wert County Courthouse

Monday, May. 25, 2020

VW girls 2nd, boys 5th at Indiana meet

NEW HAVEN, Ind. — The Van Wert boys’ and girls’ track and field teams competed in the very competitive 57th annual New Haven Relays on Friday night.

The girls’ team, led by sophomore sprinter Amanda Clay and distance runner Andi Foster, finished second with 90 points in the nine-team invitational. The meet was won by Concordia Lutheran with 115 points. The girls’ team showed great all a round balance by scoring in 14 of 16 events.

The Cougar boys’ team, which did not compete  at full strength, finished in fifth place with 61 points out of nine teams. The championship was won by host New Haven with 125 points.

The Van Wert boys’ team was led by junior distance runner Jared Fleming, who was named the “Outstanding Male Athlete” of the meet. Fleming also set a meet record in the 1600-meter run.

VW girls individual results

  • 4×800-meter relay — 2nd 10:34.70 Cheyenne Handy, Andi Foster, Erin Dingle, Jacey Eikenbary
  • 100-meter dash — 1st Amanda Clay 12.94
  • 1600-meter run — 4th Andi Foster 5:40.47
  • 4×100-meter relay — 6th Handy, Whitney Meyers, Allyssa Hill, Riley Jones 54.05
  • 400-meter dash — 4th Clay 1:02.82
  • 300-meter hurdles — 4th Meyers 51.37, 6th Marrissa Sperry 53.54
  • 800-meter run — 3rd Eikenbary 2:35.46
  • 200-meter dash — 1st Clay 27.30
  • 3200-meter run — 1st Foster 11:52.25
  • 4×400-meter relay — 4th Meyers, Alexis Dowdy, Eikenbary, Clay 4:22.83
  • Long jump — 1st Sydney Riethman 15’6.25″
  • Shotput — 5th Dowdy 33.2.25″, 6th Haley Ramey 29’9″
  • Discus — 6th Haley Sinning 96’4″
  • Pole vault — 3rd Liz Keirns 6’6″, 5th Jones 6’6″

VW boys individual results

  • 4×800-meter relay — 3rd Kase Schalois, Nathan Wilhelm, Connor Holliday, Jared Fleming 8:23.84
  • 1600-meter run — 1st Jared Fleming 4:21.50 ( Meet Record)
  • 400-meter dash — 1st Chadd Phillips 51.45, 3rd Seth Kopp 53.41
  • 4×100-meter relay — 6th Wilhelm, Hunter Hernandez, Tyson Crone, Quincey Salcido 47.63
  • 300-meter hurdles — 5th Crone 43.60
  • 800-meter run – 1st Fleming 1:57.84, 7th Luke Brubaker 2:08.89
  • 3200-meter run — 5th Connor Holliday 10:12.0, Schalois 10:22.02
  • 4×400-meter relay – 2nd Kopp, Wilhelm, Phillips, Fleming 3:32.56

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