Miners perform at Wind River
Overall, HEM track team comes in 8th at invite in Pavillion
March 27, 2019
The Hanna, Elk Mountain, Medicine Bow varsity track and field team went to the Wind River Invite in Pavillion on March 16 and came away with some strong performances from team members.
There were 15 schools that competed at the event. The boys team placed 5th in 15 events and the girls team came in 9th after 16 events. The two teams combined to come in 8th overall.
Taylar Scott came in 4th in the girls 100 Meter Dash with a time of 13.33 and 3rd in the girls 200 meter dash with a time of 27.46. She came in 2nd in the triple jump at 32'05.50".
Scott was not the only girl to score points for the team.
Madison Campbell placed 7th in the 100 meter hurdle with a time of 20.09. Her twin sister Amy Campbell placed 5th in the long jump at 14'06.00". T'lysa Solaas came in 5th in the 300 meter hurdle event with a time of 53.01.
For the boys team
The McGraw twins, Conor and Shane, both had a first place finish.
C. McGraw took 1st in the 100 meter hurdle with a time of 15.7 and 1st in the 300 meter hurdle with a time of 42.83. He came in 2nd in the 100 meter dash with a time of 11.30 and placed 6th in discus throw at 117'06".
S. McGraw came in 1st in the 800 meter run with a time of 2:10.80. He came in 2nd in the triple jump at 39'09.25". He got some points for the team by placing 6th in the long jump hitting 18'00.50" and 8th in the discus with a throw of 114'.
Taylor Widdison gave the boys team points by coming in 8th in the 1600 meter race at 5:22.28. Jase Smith came in 8th in the 100 meter hurdle at 20.3 to also give HEM points.
The next scheduled event will be the Wheatland Invite on March 30.