At the Drake Relays a couple of area athletes finished high on the first day of high school events. It was primarily field events that area athletes were competing in and yesterday in the high jump Sigourney’s J.C. Abrahamson went 6-6 to finish second. Jordan Cress from Olin won with 6-8. In the girls long jump, Columbus Sophomore Heaven Chandler finished fourth jumping 17-6. A Logan-Magnolia girl won it with 18-2.
Washington’s Jake Redlinger finished tied for 19th jumping 6-0 in the high jump and Jenna Krebs threw the discus 103′ 4” to finish 23rd.
Area athletes competing at Drake today:
100 Meter Dash – Heaven Chandler, Columbus
100 Meter Hurdles – Heaven Chandler, Columbus
4×1- Mid-Prairie, Lone Tree
4×4 – Washington,
High Jump – Sammy Ellingson, Washington,
800 Meter Run – Justin Hochstetler, Mid-Prairie
110 High Hurdles – Wes Atkinson, Winfield-Mount Union
4×1 – Washington, Mid-Prairie
Long Jump – Logan Klein, Sigourney