Regional Track & Field Update Friday

05/26/2017

Division III first day of regionals was on Wednesday at Troy.  Division II first day of regionals was Thursday at Piqua.
In the regional meets, the top eight are on the podium for medals.  The top four go to the state meet.

In Division III, no league athletes made it to the finals or to state in field events.  Evan Schramm of Deer Park just missed getting into the 400 dash finals.  He ran a 52.19.  The final spot was 52.02.

In Division, several athletes made the finals for Saturday.  Two athletes qualified for state.  Justin Dreyling of Reading was regional champ in long jump for the second year in a row.  The junior had a winning jump of 22'6.  Mykal Bright of Indian Hill finished 4th with a season best 21'11.75.  Two boys' 4 x 800 Relay teams had podium finishes.  Indian Hill was 5th in 8:23.75.  Members were Ben Bayless, Johnny Giroux, Patrick Giroux, & Devin Heffernan.  Taylor finished 6th with a time of 8:24.21.  Members were Brad Greene, Jacob Picklesimer, Nic Triplett, & Logan Workman.  Wyoming girls' 4 x 800 Relay team was 6th place with a time of 10:00.95.  Members were Whitley Elsass, Tiffany Chen, Riley Bahr, & Katy Vanatsky.  Kylee Draughn of Taylor was 8th in the Shot Put with a best effort of 35'5.5

In the Division III Regional High Jump Friday, Evan Schramm of Deer Park had an 8th place podium finish with a jump of 5'10.