Alpena track teams compete in TC
TRAVERSE CITY- The Alpena boys and girls track teams competed in a Big North Conference tri-meet with Cadillac and Traverse City Central on Wednesday.
Team scores were unavailable at press time and the meet was suspended for an hour due to thunderstorms.
Drew Shields’ win in the 400 dash (52.41) and a first-place finish for the boys’ 1,600 relay team (Shields, Gavin Aikens, RJ Centala and Clay Jacobs, 3:43.49) were Alpena’s only wins on the day.
Top finishers for the Alpena boys included: 100 dash-2nd place (Elliott Zarins, 11.92), 10th place (Peter Guest, 12.65); 200 dash-2nd place (Zarins, 24.31); 10th place (Wade Roznowski, 26.27); 800 run-3rd place (Centala, 2:11.52), 4th place (Jacobs, 2:14.34); 5th place (Kolin Ghidoni (2:23.28), 7th place (Brendon Atkinson, 2:35.66); 9th place (Aaron Jones, 2:41.70); 1,600 run-4th place (Isaac Cross, 4:46.73); 5th place (Mitchell Day, 4:47.07); 9th place (Eli Martin, 5:00.17); 10th place (Tellis Donajkowski, 5:03.78); 3,200 run-4th place (Day, 10:03.41); 6th place (Cross, 10:23.80); 110 hurdles-5th place (Josh Bell, 17.39); 300 hurdles-4th place (Bell, 44.30); 7th place (Tanner Goebel, 46.17); 400 relay-2nd place (Aikens, Bell, Guest and Zarins, 46.75); 5th place (Jayson Bebout, Jacob Gapske, Cole Kirschner and Kevin O’Brien, 51.50); 800 relay-4th place (Zarins, Guest, Shields and Roznowski, 1:39.74); 1,600 relay-5th place (Goebel, Austin Meicher, John Chen and Zach Kendziorski, 4:04.56); 3,200 relay-3rd place (Martin, Jacobs, Centala and John Smith, 8:54); Shot Put-3rd place (Jordan Ferguson, 45-5); 7th place (Nick Lee, 39-7 3/4); Discus-5th place (Ferguson, 122-5); 9th place (Lee, 118-1); High Jump-5th place (Jacob Barsen, 5-0).
Top finishers for the Alpena girls included: 400 dash-5th place (Jenna Talbot, 1:10.01); 8th place (Leah Centala, 1:12.54); 100 hurdles-3rd place (Talbot, 18.27); 8th place (Nikita McCallum, 23.27); 9th place (Leah Simon, 23.37); 10th place (Olivia Custer, 23.77); 300 hurdles-7th place (Brooke Burrone, 1:00.69); 9th place (Simon, 1:03.56); 10th place (Maggie Connor, 1:03.62); 400 relay-6th place (Amber Repke, Sarah Honeycutt, Hannah MacDonald and Jen Mainville, 1:06.04); 800 relay-4th place (Repke, Honeycutt, Mainville, MacDonald, 2:17.23); 3,200 relay-3rd place (10:45.50); Shot Put-2nd place (Caitlyn Dzuris, 32-2 1/4); 8th place (Stephanie McNeil, 27-9); Discus-8th place (Courtney Wicklund, 77-4); 10th place (Morgan Jewell, 71-9).