May 30, 2024

Scott City boys were 1st, girls 2nd, in Cheney

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–The Scott City track teams continued their solid seasons on Friday at the Vern Ferguson Invitational in Cheney, with some of the nicest weather so far this season.

Boys
It was their second straight first place finish. The Beaver boys finished with 130 points, while Cheney was second with 86 points and Kingman was third with 82 points in the 14-team field.

Marshall Faurot helped lead the charge with two wins. He took home first place in the Pole Vault going 14 feet, and won the 110m High Hurdles with a time of 14.82. He tied for third in the High Jump at 6-2, and third in the 300m Hurdles with a time of 40.99 The relays also took home top finishes. The 4×100 team of Brandon Winderlin, Nick Nowak, Wyatt Hayes and Jordan Horn ran a 44.66, the 4×400 relay team of Adrian Ruelas, Hayes, Kaden Wren and Jarret Jurgens won with a time of 3:29.08, and the 4×800 relay team of Hayes, Conner LeBeau, Wren and Ruelas won with a season best of 8:14.97.

Here are the other top six finishers:
100M Dash: Jordan Horn 2nd 11.50; Nick Nowak 3rd 11.51
200M Dash: Brandon Winderlin 3rd 23.67
400M Dash: Adrian Ruelas 1st 51.89; Brandon Winderlin 6th 53.93
800M Run: Kaden Wren 2nd 2:02.47; Wyatt Hayes 6th 2:11. 03
3200M Run: Conner LeBeau 5th 11:05.31
Pole Vault: Hunter Yager 5th 11-8
Long Jump: Jordan Horn 4th 19-11
Triple Jump: Hunter Yager 6th 39-3.5
Shot Put: Kyle Sherwood 4th 43-8
Javelin: Parker Vulgamore 1st 186-1; Jordan Horn 3rd 160-9

Girls
The girls had another good outing finishing second as a team. Cheney won the meet with 112 points, while Scott City finished with 86 and Garden Plain was third with 84 points.

Emily Smith had a big day finishing third in the High Jump with a clearance of 5-foot, third in the 300M Hurdles with a time of 48.88, and was fifth in the 100M High Hurdles with a time of 17.59. She was also part of the winning 4×400 Relay team that won the meet with a time of 4:14.06, which was a season-best. Other members on the team were Dulce Ayala, Madison Shapland, and Emily Weathers.

Here are the other top six finishers:
100M Dash: Madison Shapland 4th 13.20
400M Dash: Emily Weathers 2nd 1:02.95
800M Run: Dulce Ayala 3rd 2:32.09; Megan Vance 6th 2:37.45
1600M Run: Trella Davis 3rd 5:52.11
3200M Run: Makaela Stevens 3rd 12:30.44; Trella Davis 4th 13:05.40; Samantha Aguilar 6th 14:27.43
4x800M Relay: 2nd 10:19.o1 (Dulce Ayala, Megan Vance, Makaela Stevens, Emily Weathers)
Pole Vault: Madison Shapland 1st 9-6; Paige Vulgamore 4th 8-0
Long Jump: Madison Shapland 3rd 15-1.5

Scott City will compete at the Garden City Invitational on Tuesday.