Tucker Valley Track Ends Season At Harry Green Invitational
BRIDGEPORT – The Area’s biggest Middle School Meet The Harry Green Invitational took place on Saturday May 10th at Bridgeport High School. The Tucker Valley Girls’ and Boys’ Track teams competed along with 15 other Middle Schools throughout the area. The Lady Wildcats finished the meet with a 4th place finish overall. Sydney Moore led the Tucker Valley Girls’ team with a 1st place finish in the High Jump and was a member of the 4x400m Relay team that finished 1st overall. Moore also captured 2nd place in the 400m and took 3rd in the 800m event. Sydney Nestor also had a strong showing taking 1st place in the Long Jump and helping take 1st place on the 4x400m Relay team as well. Nestor also placed 3rd in the 200m event. Other members of the Girls’ 1st place 4x400m Relay team were Heather Howell and Kenzi Pitzer.
The Boys’ team finished 12th overall in the Meet. The 4x800m Relay team consisting of Luke Poling, Austin Lawrence, Brett Reall and Ben Cromer took home 1st place in the event. The 4x400m Relay team finished 4th overall as that team was made up of Brett Reall, Cameron Wamsley, Austin Lawrence and Luke Poling. Luke Poling took 4th place in the 400m event and Austin Lawrence finished 4th in the 800m open. Here is the list of results for the Tucker Valley athletes:
Girls’ Results: 100m: 6th Emily Crosten(13.97). 200m: 3rd Sydney Nestor(29.35). 400m: 2nd Sydney Moore(1:03.48). 800m: 3rd Sydney Moore(2:42.39). 1600m: 15th Megan Jones(6:42.68). 3200m: 13th Riley Evans(15:08.13). 200m Hurdles: 12th Kelcee James(36.40), 18th Dominique Meadows(37.64), 19th Natalie Evans(37.69). 4x100m: 9th C.Strawderman, K.Surguy, S.Nestor, H.Hoskins(1:01.00). 4x200m: 5th K.James, K.Pitzer, C.Strawderman, D.Meadows(2:03.34). 4x400m: 1st H.Howell, S.Moore, S.Nestor, K.Pitzer(4:39.03). 4x800m: 7th H.Howell, H.Hoskins, M.Jones, R.Evans(12:46.34). Shuttle Hurdle: 6th N.Evans, K.James, A.Price, D.Meadows(49.71). High Jump: 1st Sydney Nestor(4’8”). Long Jump: 1st Sydney Moore(15’7”). Shot Put: 3rd Carleigh Bolyard(30’11”), 9th Aliyah Plum(26’5.5”), 26th Natalie Jones(20’8”). Discus Throw: 3rd Carleigh Bolyard(76’8”), 9th Aliyah Plum(62’5”), 18th Lauren McCrum(46’0”).
Overall Team Rankings: 1st Mountaineer Middle(95), 2nd Doddridge County(72), 3rd Taylor County(70), 4th Tucker Valley(66), 5th Elkins Middle(37), 6th Bridgeport Middle(34.50), 7th Robert L. Bland(34), 8th South Harrison(33), 9th Buckhannon-Upshur(30), 10th Westwood(29), 11th Gilmer County, 12th Union Middle(16), 13th Washington Irving(15), 14th South Preston(4), 15th BMS Braves(1.50), 16th Bruceton(1).
Boys’ Results: 400m: 4th Luke Poling(58.72), 26th Trenton Helmick(1:18.20), 29th Owen Poling(1:29.92). 800m: 4th Austin Lawrence(2:21.92). 1600m: 7th Brett Reall(5:51.88), 18th Corrick Ambrose(6:23.19). 3200m: 11th Cameron Wamsley(13:08.21). 200m Hurdles: 18th Isaiah Stemple(38.53). 4x100m: 7th T.Helmick, W.White, L.Hood, B.Cromer(59.14). 4x200m: 9th B.Cromer, L.Hood, J.Purnell, W.White(2:03.46). 4x400m: 4th B.Reall, C.Wamsley, A.Lawrence, L.Poling(4:26.88). 4x800m: 1st L.Poling, A.Lawrence, B.Reall, B.Cromer(9:58.00). Shuttle Hurdle: 8th C.Ambrose, J.Purnell, B.Reall, B.Cromer(49.09). High Jump: 10th Luke Poling(4’8”). Long Jump: 8th Ben Cromer(14’1.50”), 24th Corrick Ambrose(11’4.50”). Shot Put: 20th Austin Lawrence(25’9”), 23rd Justin Purnell(25’3”), 31st Owen Poling(20’0.5”). Discus Throw: 12th Brett Reall(87’4”), 21st Isaiah Stemple(67’8”), 23rd Owen Poling(67’0”). Overall Team Rankings: 1st South Harrison(110), 2nd Robert L. Bland(79), 3rd Bridgeport Middle(63), 4th Taylor County(58), 5th Mountaineer Middle(33), 6th Shady Spring(31), 7th Doddridge County(30), 8th Westwood(29), 8th Buckhannon-Upshur(29), 10th Lumberport Middle(26), 10th Elkins Middle(26), 12th Tucker Valley(22), 13th Washington Irving(15), 14th Gilmer County(6), 15th BMS Braves(1).
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