STATE TRACK UPDATE - SATURDAY
Chase Pfalzgraf, a Jr. at WHS, finished 13th in the 800M run this afternoon. Chase came in at 2:04.07. The gold medal time was 1:56.18 by Carson of El Dorado. Great season Crusader - we are proud of your achievements young man!!
WHS SR. TAYLOR McGLOTHLIN is the 2018 STATE 4A 400M RUN CHAMPION!! Taylor edged out Jones from Paola by .04 of a second to win the GOLD!!! (58.11 - New WHS Record!) (Her 2nd Medal having placed 6th Friday in Triple Jump) - WAY TO GO CHAMPION - VERY AWESOME! Wellington is PROUD, PROUD, PROUD!!!
WHS JR. Taylor Meyer finished just 1 position out of a medal in the State 4A Girls Javelin competition at the State Meet, finishing 9th in a field of 16 - Taylor's best throw was 117-05. The 1st place throw today was 151-06, by a young lady from Paola, Elizabeth Pomatto. This was Taylor's 2nd consecutive trip to the State 4A Meet, an awesome achievement in and of itself, and next year is her Senior Year...watch out!!!
STATE TRACK UPDATE - FRIDAY
The schedule Friday was pushed back about 90 minutes after the stadium had to be evacuated due to lightning concerns. That happened around 8:15AM and the meet resumed at 9:45AM without further incident.
In Prelim/Finals action, Jr. Brooke McCorkle finished 8th in DISCUS and medaled! Brooke's best throw today was 118-02, 1st place distance was 134-02. Congrats Brooke!
In Prelim/Finals action, Sr. Taylor McGlothlin finished 6th in the TRIPLE JUMP and medaled! Taylor's best jump today was 35-03, 1st place jump was 39-11.50. Congrats Taylor!
In Prelim action, Jr. Eric Kop finished 9th in the 110M Hurdles, just .05 away from qualifying for the Finals on Saturday. The 8th place time was 15.36, Eric 15.41. 1st place time 14.89. Great effort Crusader - see you back at Cessna Stadium next year on the medal stand!
In Prelim action, Sr. Taylor McGlothlin finished 1st in the 400M with a time of 58.79. She'll run in the FINALS on Saturday at 3:45pm. Awesome - make it happen Saturday Taylor - you got this!!
In Prelim action, Sr. Taylor McGlothlin finished 9th in the 200M with a time of 26.64 and did not qualify for FINALS on Saturday. 8th place time was 26.57 (just .07 difference), 1st place time 26.02.
Additional action on slate Saturday for Jr. Taylor Meyer in the Prelim/Finals for Javelin @ 11:30AM. GO TAYLOR!
And, Chase Pfalzgraf in the 800M Saturday @ 5:30PM. GO CHASE!
Congrats to all today!! Good Luck Saturday Taylor, Taylor and Chase!!