Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana


April 22, 2014

Prep roundup for Tuesday, April 22

Richmond, Downey star in NW baseball win


Ben Cole won a pair of individual events to lead the way. He was tops in the 300 intermediate hurdles (:48.37) and long jump (17-2 1/2).

Also winning individual events were: Cole Walker (110 high hurdles, :22.37); Noah Aaron (100 dash, :11.71); Trevor Buchanan (1,600 run, 5:42.55); Levi Bramel (discus, 100-10); Konner Wyant (shot put, 36-4 1/2); Braden Evans (high jump, 5-4); Evan Hursh (800 run, 2:24.18); Matt Kerner (3,200 run, 12:24.46); Joshua Sommers (200 dash, :23.62); and Austin Bergman (400 dash, 1:00.33).

Buchanan, Brenton Cherry, Hursh and Dalton Ryan won the 4x800 relay in 10:06.84. Cole, Walker, Evans and Kerner won the 4x100 in :50.9. And Kevin Zheng, Cherry, Ryan and Buchanan won the 4x400 in 4:09.

“This is one of my favorite meets because I get to see some young guys do really well and the older guys are always there to cheer them on,” Eastern coach Austin Roark said.


Eastern 98, Tri-Central 19

Sydnie Hill won three individual events and Arienna Ewing and Elyssa DeAngulo won two apiece to lead the Comets’ sweep of first-place finishes.

Hill was tops in long jump (15-0), 400 dash (1:07.7) and 800 run (3:06.7). Ewing won the 100 hurdles (:17.2) and 300 hurdles (:58.8). DeAngulo won the 1,600 run (7:13.4) and 3,200 run (15:34.3).

Also winning individual events were: Danielle Reed (shot put, 32-5 3/4); Brooke Haalck (100 dash, :13.5); Alicia Eckart (high jump, 4-6); Jenny Keith (discus, 98-2); and Maya Valadez (200 dash, :29.5).

Lea Byers, Mengyuan Zhu, Krissi Anders and Heidi Cranor won the 4x800 relay in 15:42.7. Kaylee Gebhart, Melanie Nicholson, Ewing and Haalck won the 4x100 in 55.1. And Eckart, Hill, Valadez and Ewing won the 4x400 in 4:57.8.

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