BELOIT – On one of the better days of the spring season, weather wise, the host Beloit Trojans won both the boys’ and girls’ divisions of the Beloit Relays Friday.
“What a beautiful day we had at Beloit,” Chapman Coach Michelle Elliott said following the meet. “It was nice to have some good weather for a change.” she added.
The Irish girls finished fourth in team standings while the boys’ team placed 10th.
“We struggled on both sides to place in the field events but made up our points on the track,” coach Elliott said.
“Both relays for the girls ran the fastest times for the season,” she said.
“The highlight of the day was Carlie Phillips performance in the 100-meter dash. Her first place time of 12.41 tied the Chapman school record set in 1977,” coach Elliott concluded.
Team scores for the boys (4A and 3A) Beloit 153, Sacred Heart 151, Marion 65, Southeast of Saline 53, Riley County 34, Concordia 31, Minneapolis 25, Ellsworth 16, Clay Center 16 1/2, Chapman 10 and Abilene 9 ½.
Boys’ results for Chapman:
Colton Rudolph – 4th, 200-meter run 23.51
Thomas Meuli – 5th, 100-meter dash, 11.42
Jerrad Gillen – 4th, high jump, 5-10
Girls team scores: (4A and 3A) Beloit 121,Concordia 118, Southeast of Saline 90, Chapman 60, Minneapolis 59, Marion 44, Abilene 23, Clay Center 17, Riley County 16, Sacred Heart 8 and Ellsworth 2.
Girls’ results for Chapman:
Carrie Phillips – 1st, 100-meter dash, 12.41, 2nd, 200-meter run, 26.67.
Milea Anderson – 4th, high jump, 4-8, 3rd, 300-meter hurdles 48.67
Courtney Hahn – 3rd, 3200-meter run 12:29.41
Amber Hahn – 4th, 1600-meter run 5:52.64
Lindsey Hurford – 5th, 100-meter dash 13.48, 5th shot put, 31-1
4x100 relay (Katy Fink, Hurford, Anderson, Phillips) 1st 51.39
4x800 relay (Amber Hahn, Miranda Rodney, Fink, Courtney Hahn) 2nd, 10:37.14