Baltazar leads Lady Hurricane to Wightman Invitational title


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The Wilmington High School girls track and field team won the Brett Wightman Invitational Tuesday at East Clinton High School. The Lady Hurricane finished with 167 points. The next closest team had 94.5 points.

The Wilmington High School girls track and field team won the Brett Wightman Invitational Tuesday at East Clinton High School. The Lady Hurricane finished with 167 points. The next closest team had 94.5 points.


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LEES CREEK – Led by Sylena Baltazar, the Wilmington High School girls track and field team easily outdistanced the field Tuesday at the Brett Wightman Invitational at ECHS.

The Lady Hurricane finished with 167 points, besting runnerup Clinton-Massie who had 94.5. East Clinton was sixth while a Clinton-Massie B team finished eighth.

Baltazar, a freshman at Wilmington, won the 100-meter dash (13.1), the 400-meter dash (65.2), the 200-meter dash (27.9) and was part of the winning 4×400-meter relay (4:37.9). Other relay members were Sophie Burt, Hannah Joeckel and Petra Bray.

Josie Nichols for WHS won the 800-meter run and Joeckel hit the line first in the 300-meter hurdles (52.0).

Burt, Nichols, Bray and Autumn Housh teamed to win the 4×800-meter relay (10:45.6).

For Clinton-Massie, Rylee Richardson sprinted her way to a title in the 100-meter hurdles (16.6) then ran with Molly Lynch, Ally Wellman and Nora Voisey to win the 4×100-meter relay (56.1).

East Clinton picked up a win in the long jump, where Emma Malone went 12-10 to top the field.

SUMMARY

April 24 2018

Brett Wightman Invitational

@East Clinton High School

TEAM SCORES: Wilmington 167 Clinton-Massie 94.5 Fairfield 79.5 Waynesville 75 Lynchburg-Clay 20 East Clinton 19 Fairfield B 19 Clinton-Massie B 18

Following are the top six finishers in each event

HIGH JUMP: Gill (Wa) 4-8; Voisey (CM) 4-87; Knisley (F) 4-6; Snarr (W) 4-6; Lambcke (W) 4-2; E. Malone (EC) 4-0

DISCUS: Adams (F) 99-5; Huff (W) 91-11; Vance (W) 86-7; Baker (F) 82-11; Wolfe (F) 79-2; Oaks (LC) 77-8

LONG JUMP: E. Malone (EC) 12-10; Haynes (F) 12-7; S. Bowman (W) 12-6; Lynch (CM) 12-6; Carey (W) 12-0; Grooms (CM) 11-3; Harvey (F) 11-3

SHOT PUT: Adams (F) 36-5.5; Heard (W) 32-8; Baker (F) 31-0; Vance (W) 29-10.5; Luttrell (EC) 28-3; Walker (LC) 25-9.5

4X800 RELAY: Wilmington (Burt, Nichols, Bray, Housh) 10:45.6; Clinton-Massie (Muterspaw, Hughes, Houseman, Voisey) 10:49.9; Waynesville 11:08.3; Fairfield 11:19.2; Lynchburg-Clay 13:30.2; East Clinton (Ross, Bernard, B. Malone, Hughes) 15:27.2

100 HURDLES: Richardson (CM) 16.6; Joeckel (W) 18.1; Moritz (CM) 18.7; Haynes (F) 18.8; Binkley (LC) 19.4; Madden (W) 19.9

100 DASH: Baltazar (W) 13.1; Greathouse (CM) 13.6; Wellman (CM) 13.9; Burt (W) 14.2; E. Malone (EC) 14.4; Duffie (F) 14.3

4X200 RELAY: Waynesville 1:59.2; Wilmington (Borton, S. Bowman, Joeckel, Bray) 1:59.8; Clinton-Massie (Lynch, Greathouse, Cole, Wellman) 2:01.3; Fairfield 2:04.2; Lynchburg-Clay 2:06.2; East Clinton (Morgan< Ellis, Ross, Wheeler) 2:13

1600 RUN: Colwell (F) 5:38.4; Zidaroff (Wa) 6:06.8; Nichols (W) 6:07.3; Muterspaw (CM) 6:13.9; Hughes (CM) 6:16.4; Richmond (F) 6:30.1

4X100 RELAY: Clinton-Massie (Lynch, Richardson, Wellman, Voisey) 56.1; Wilmington (Borton, Barker, S. Bowman, Coomer) 57.0; Waynesville 58.2; Fairfield 59.1; Lynchburg-Clay 59.2; East Clinton (Morgan, Ellis, Ross, Wheeler0 67.4

400 DASH: Baltazar (W) 1:05.2; Burt (W) 1:07.3; Aldrich (Wa) 1:09.5; Knisley (F) 1:10.3; Bakker (Wa) 1:110; Harvey (F) 1:11.4

300 HURDLES: Joeckel (W) 52.0; Woolverton (CM) 53.5; Moritz (CM) 55.4; Madden (W) 56.7; Binkley (LC) 57.2; Duffie (F) 58.3

800 RUN: Nichols (W) 2:42.8; Bray (W) 2:47.6; Houseman (CM) 2:48.6; Zidaroff (Wa) 2:49.4; Hughes (CM) 2:52; Richmond (F) 2:55

200 DASH: Baltazar (W) 27.9; Lynch (CM) 29.3; Marcelino (LC) 19.3; E. Malone (EC) 30.2; Griffith (F) 30.3; Wells (Wa) 30.7

3200 RUN: Colwell (F) 12:13.6; Todd (Wa) 12:24.3; Gill (Wa) 12:45; Muterspaw (CM) 13:59.1; Fryman (W) 14:47.8; O’Boyle (W) 16:04

4X400 RELAY: Wilmington (Burt, Baltazar, Joeckel, Bray) 4:37.9; Waynesville 4:48.6; Clinton-Massie (Voisey, Hughes, Houseman, Woolverton) 4:55.5; Fairfield 4:55.5; Lynchburg-Clay 5:02.9; East Clinton (Ellis, Ross, Hughes, Bernard) 6:06.9

The Wilmington High School girls track and field team won the Brett Wightman Invitational Tuesday at East Clinton High School. The Lady Hurricane finished with 167 points. The next closest team had 94.5 points.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/04/web1_TRF_wilgirlsECteamchamp.jpgThe Wilmington High School girls track and field team won the Brett Wightman Invitational Tuesday at East Clinton High School. The Lady Hurricane finished with 167 points. The next closest team had 94.5 points. Courtesy Photo

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