Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN


April 9, 2013

North track teams thrive against Royals

Greensburg — The North Decatur track and field teams hosted a dual meet Thursday against Eastern Hancock.

The visiting Royals won on both the boys and girls side. The Lady Royals won 91-32, while the Royal boys won 90-33.

North senior Jenna Meyer led the Lady Chargers by winning both the shot put and discus. Her shot put of 34-03 is nearly back to her school record form of 35-05.75 from last season. Meyer also won the discus throw with a mark of 95-00.

North freshman Megan Hoover produced a most impressive showing in only her second meet as a freshman, according to coach Mark Burry. She won the 1600-meter run in a hotly contested race in 5:38.00. Burry said this time is only three seconds from the school record of 5:35. She also ran an excellent 800-meter run in 2:38.75 and was just edged out by Schrope of Eastern Hancock.

Baili Ewing also added a win in the long jump (13-9.75).

Katie Stevens finished second in the 100-meter dash (14:02).

Kaylee Rosenbach took third in the 100 hurdles (20:02) and third in the high jump (4-04).

Emily Kissel finished third in the 400 dash (1:16.49).

Carmen Zavala finished third in the 200 (30.31) and third in the long jump (13-0).

Emily Scott finished third in the 3200 (19.36).

The North 4x800 relay team took second in 13:25, while the North girls 4x400 was second in 4:59.81.

Nielson leads Charger boys

Two Charger boys tallied first-place performances for North. Kevin Nielson led the boys by winning the 300-meter hurdles in a time of 46.95. He also finished second in the 110-meter hurdles (19.43), and third in the high jump (5-06).

Eric Moorman won the 3200 in 11:41. He also placed second in the 1600 (5:18).

Senior Nick Gehrich finished second in the discus with a throw of 111-05.

Curtis Hillebrand finished second in the 400, clocking a 59.87.

Other placers were:

The North 4x800 relay won with a time of 9:59. The 4x400 was second in 4:20.09.

Derek Hocker finished third in the 110-meter hurdles (19.88) and third in the long jump (17-01).

Brady Holloway finished third in the 1600 (5:20) and third in the 800 (2:28).

Gage Acton took third in the 3200 (13:19).

The Chargers host Morristown and the Oldenburg Academy tonight (Tuesday) and the Charger Invitational with Knightstown, Milan, South Decatur, Tri High, and Waldron next Friday night.

Contact Nick Gonnella at (812) 663-3111, x7003.


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