Held at the Biesiot Activities Center in Dickinson, the Southwest Region Track Meet was held on May 17.
Posted May 23, 2014
By COLE BENZ | Herald Editor | firstname.lastname@example.org
Held at the Biesiot Activities Center in Dickinson, the Southwest Region Track Meet was held on May 17. In a final tune up before the state meet, the boys squad placed seventh as a team, and the girls placed fourth as a team.
Behind the girls’ effort, senior Abby Honeyman took home three first place awards. The Southwest Region Female Athlete of the Year placed first in the Triple Jump with a distance of 35’2”, the 100M Hurdles with a time of 15.59, the set a new Southwest Region record in the 300M Hurdles with a time of 47.58.
Senior Alyssa Olin also took a first place finish at the meet. Olin won, and set the Southwest Region record, the Javelin event with a distance of 132’6”.
Freshman Brady Wegh tied a Southwest Region record and set a new Wildfire record in the Triple Jump. Wegh placed first with a distance of 43’5”.
The state track meet will start Friday May 23 in Bismarck at the Bismarck Community Bowl. Overall Mott/Regent has five athletes heading to the state meet. Abbey Honeyman (100M Dash, 200M Dash, 100M Hurdles, 300M Hurdles, Long Jump, and the Triple Jump, Alyssa Olin (Javelin), Allison Gion (Javelin), Brady Wegh (110M Hurdles and Triple Jump), and Ben Friedt (110M Hurdles).
Mott/Regent Southwest Region Track Meet results (Event Place – Time/Distance): Boys – 110M Hurdles B.Wegh (2-16.73), B.Friedt (3-17.26) 300M Hurdles H.Crist (5-46.28) High Jump B.Messmer (T7-5’4”) Long Jump T.Zentner (6-20’2”) Triple Jump B.Wegh (1-43’5”), T.Zentner (8-38’8”) Team Placing Mott/Regent – 4 (35.8 points).
Girls – 100M Hurdles A.Honeyman (1-15.59) 300M Hurdles A.Honeyman (1-47.58) 400M Relay L.Patton, M.Kautzman, S.Herner, A.Kautzman (7-55.47) 800M Relay L.Patton, M.Kautzman, S.Herner, A.Kautzman (4-1:56.98) 1600M Relay S.Herner, A.Friedt, E.Messmer, A.Klein (8-4:49.61) 3200 Relay S.Herner, A.Friedt, B.Friedt, A.Klein (6-11:24.65) High Jump E.Messmer (T5-4’7”) Long Jump A.Honeyman (3-16’3”) Triple Jump A.Honeyman (1-35’2”), M.Kautzman (6-32’8”) Shot Put S.Ambers (7-29’1”) Discus A.Eggers (6-88’1”) Javelin A.Olin (1-132’6”) Team Placing Mott/Regent (4-78.5 points)