What an awesome job once again by the RHS track and field team! Riverton won the Invitational with a combined score of 218 while the next closest competitor got 142.5 points . The boys took first and the girls took third. For a complete list of results check here. There were a lot of PRs, school records, and even a meet record! In addition, once again Cole Lambourne was named Outstanding Male Athlete of the meet.
The girls 4x400 team of Natalie Haymore, Alexis Jackson, Bre Bate, and Courtney Paddock set a new meet record with a time of 3:59.85.
Joni Warnick set a new school record in the javelin with a throw of 136'02.5".
McKayla Morgan bettered her own 3200m school record with a time of 11:41.47.
Kenneth "the Jet" Smith bettered his own 3rd place 3200m school record with a time of 9:41.96.
Brady Earley took over 4th place in the 3200m with a time of 9:56.13.
The boys 4x100 team of Joey Jenson, Clay Lambourne, Brandon Walker, and Michael Bluth took over 4th place with a time of 43.14.
Courtney Paddock took over 2nd place in the 400m with a time of 56.78.
Clay Lambourne took over 4th place in the 400m with a time of 50.37.
Tanner Egbert bettered his own 5th place record in the 800 m with a time of 2:02.18.
Courtney Paddock bettered her own 4th place record in the 200m with a time of 25.73.
Cole Lambourne bettered his own 200m 2nd place record with a time of 21.83.
The 4x400 team that set the meet record (above) took over 3rd place.
Chelsea Taylor took over 5th place on the high jump with a jump of 5'02".
Joey Jensen took over 4th place with a 21'08" long jump.
Miller Crawford took over 5th place with a discus throw of 155'02".
The boys 4x100m relay team of Joey Jensen, Clay Lambourne, Brandon Walker, and Michael Bluth met the qualifying time for State.
Courtney Paddock qualified in the 200m.
Clay Lambourne qualified for state in the 400m
The girls 4x400m relay team of Natalie Haymore, Lexi Jackson, Bre Bate, and Courtney Paddock qualified.
Joey Jenson qualified in the long jump.
Chelsea Taylor qualified in the high jump.
Peyton Christensen qualified in the shot put.
Crystal Palmer and Anna Davidson qualified in the javelin throw.
Congratulations to all the RHS track and field athletes on their many accomplishments!