Eagles News · Track Competes at Regionals – Smith Advances to State Meet

The Division II Regional Track & Field Championship Meet was held at Piqua High School this past Thursday, May 24 and Saturday, May 26.

Chase Smith advanced to the State Championship Meet in the Discus event with a qualifying 2nd place finish and new school record (164-06).

Alex Newport competed in the 1600 Meter Run and finished in 16th place.

For the Girls, the team of Tyler Pittman, Kendall Combs, Kylee Kidwell, and Makenzi Cooper finished in 9th place (1:49.52) in the 4 x 200 Meter Relay.  Those same girls also competed in the 4 x 100 Meter Relay and finished in 12th place with a time of 52.50.  Pittman also participated in the Long Jump event and finished in 16th place.

The Boys and Girls OHSAA Division II State Track & Field Championships will be held on Friday, June 1 and Saturday, June 2 at the Jesse Owens Memorial Track & Field Stadium on the campus of The Ohio State University. The Boys Discus event will begin at 9:30am on Saturday, June 2.  Admission is $10 per person.

OHSAA State Track & Field Information: www.ohsaa.org/Sports-Tournaments/Track-Field/Track-Field-2018/2018-OHSAA-Track-Field-State-Championships-Coverage-Page