June 23, 2024

Class 3A: Holcomb boys win state title; Cimarron girls 13th

Wichita, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–It was a big day for Holcomb and Lakin’s boys at this year’s Class 3A State Track & Field championships at Cessna Stadium in Wichita.

Starting off on the girls side, Cimarron would be the top area team, finishing in 13th place, Lakin was 18th and Holcomb finished in 19th place. Southwestern Heights did not score. For the Lady Bluejays, Taegan Eskam was second in the 300M Low Hurldes, and Janae Fugitt was third in the 1600M Run. Holcomb’s 4x400M Relay placed second. Lakin’s Aryn Michaelis was fourth in the high jump.

The Holcomb boys would win the Class 3A State title with 80 points. Lakin just missed out on a trophy and finished in fourth place overall. Cimarron did not score. The Longhorns broke the meet record and the school record in the 4x800M Relay. Brody Deniston was second in the 3200M Run and the 800M Run. Lakin’s Colter Oldham won the Shot Put and Discus events. 

Girls
Team Scores
Smoky Valley 51, Heritage Christian Academy 45, Hesston 44, Nemaha Central 43, Norton 38, Beloit 37.5, Cheney 35, Hoisington 31.5, Burlington 26, Prairie View 23, Riverton 21, Girard 21, Cimarron 19, Wichita-Trinity 19, Russell 17, Wichita-Collegiate 17, West Franklin 15.5, Lakin 14.5, Holcomb 14, Perry-Lecompton 14, Wellsville 14, Southeast of Saline 13, Larned 13, Osage City 13, Kingman 12, Marysville 11, Silver Lake 11, Cherryvale 10, St. Marys 7, Neodesha 6, Hiawatha 6, Nickerson 5, Riley County 5, Santa Fe Trail 5, Topeka-Hayden 5, Caney Valley 4, Ellsworth 4, Rossville 3, Baxter Springs 3, Minneapolis 3, Bluestem 2, Royal Valley 1

Area Medalists
100M Dash
5. Amari Esquibel, Lakin, 12.88
400M Dash
3. Madyson Schreibvogel, Holcomb, 59.04
1600M Run
3. Janae Fugitt, Cimarron, 5:22.74
3200M Run
4. Janae Fugitt, Cimarron, 11:53.16
100M High Hurdles
7. Aryn Michaelis, Lakin, 16.53
300M Low Hurdles
2. Taegan Eskam, Cimarron, 46.79
4x400M Relay
2. Holcomb (Lynissa Soukup, Madyson Schreibvogel, Jera Kruleski, Jaylee Santana) 4:06.90
High Jump
4. Aryn Michaelis, Lakin, 5-4
Pole Vault
5t. Alyssa Edgington, Lakin, 10-0

Boys
Team Scores
Holcomb 80, Topeka-Hayden 61, Wichita-Collegiate 53, Lakin 52, Wichita-Trinity 51, Southeast of Saline 43, Goodland 32, Cheney 31, Hoisington 29, Silver Lake 24.5, Wellsville 23, Riley County 18, Osage City 15, Nemaha Central 15, Bishop Ward 15, Phillipsburg 14, Hiawatha 13, Beloit 12, Sabetha 12, Halstead 10, Colby 10, Norton 10, Frontenac 9, Hesston 9, Marysville 9, Baxter Springs 7, Fredonia 5, Smoky Valley 4, Council Grove 4, Perry-Lecompton 4, Minneapolis 4, Santa Fe Trail 4, Caney Valley 3, Kingman 3, Burlington 3, Chaparral 2, Anderson County 2, Prairie View 2, Royal Valley 1.5, Girard 1, Ellsworth 1, Nickerson 1

Area Medalists
200M Dash
7. Dominic Munoz, Holcomb, 23.21
400M Dash
3. Landen Leonard, Holcomb, 49.83
800M Run
2. Brody Deniston, Holcomb, 1:55.99; 3. Landen Leonard, Holcomb, 1:56.48; 4. Weston Baker, Holcomb, 1:57.41
1600M Run
4. Brody Deniston, Holcomb, 4:20.25; 5. Alex Luce, Lakin, 4:20.46
3200M Run
2. Brody Deniston, Holcomb, 9:22.82
110M High Hurdles
2. Tyelor Holloway, Lakin, 15.15; 4. Manny Reyes, Holcomb, 15.41
300M Intermediatet Hurdles
2. Tyelor Holloway, Lakin, 39.86; 7. Manny Reyes, Holcomb, 41.72
4x100M Relay
3. Holcomb (Dominic Munoz, Manny Reyes, Avery McVey, Braydon Bastin) 43.40; 8. Lakin (Maddox Beltran, Tyelor Holloway, Armando Salcido, Ross Rider) 44.19
4x400M Relay
2. Holcomb (Dominic Munoz, Landen Leonard, Manny Reyes, Dominique Orosco) 3:26.34
4x800M Relay
1. Holcomb (Jeb Stoppel, Weston Baker, Landen Leonard, Brody Deniston) 7:58.52 (New Meet Record)
High Jump
5. Austin Ritsema, Lakin, 6-0
Pole Vault
3. Greg Martinez, Holcomb, 13-6
Long Jump
7. Ross Rider, Lakin, 21-4
Triple Jump
4. Ross Rider, Lakin, 43-9
Shot Put
1. Colter Oldham, Lakin, 49-3.75
Discus
1. Colter Oldham, Lakin, 180-5
Javelin
6. Drayton Knoll, Holcomb, 176-4

Taegan Eskam, Cimarron

Janae Fugitt, Cimarron

Holcomb Girls 4x400M Relay

Brody Deniston, Holcomb

Tyelor Holloway, Lakin & Manny Reyes, Holcomb

Holcomb Boys 4x800M Relay

Colter Oldham, Lakin

Holcomb Coach Kent Teeter