Track and Field competed at the Region C Championship Meet last Wednesday. The Boys finished 2nd as a team led by individual titles from Austin Buzzard (300mHurdles) and Zach Gery( Shot). Ellie Miller (Discus) won her event to lead the Girls' program to a 3rd place finish. We are sending a lot of kids to the State meet on Friday and Saturday this week. Good luck!
Track athletes: As your season comes to an end, please clean out your locker and turn your uniform and lock in to Coach Shiflet or Coach Thompson. You are responsible for turning these items in and if we do not have them by the end of the school year, they will be applied to your fine list for the 2018-2019 school year.
TA Track had a busy week last week as they finished up their regular season. They competed on Wednesday (5/9) and Friday (5/11). Numerous Knights won individual events this past week and posted state qualifying marks. TAhs hosts the Valley District Championships this Wednesday and both the Boys' and Girls' programs look to have big days.
On Saturday TA Track hosted 16 schools at the 32nd Zach Broadaway Invitational.
The Boys Team won the Team Championship with individual titles from Jeremy Christian (Long Jump), Zach Gery (Shot), and the 4x100.
The Girls team finished 6th with the 4x400 relay winning. Great job to the coaches and volunteers who made this a successful and well run event!
Boys' and Girls' Track had a great week last week! Both programs finished 1st (out of 6 teams) on Wednesday at a meet hosted by Rockbridge County.
For the Girls, Jerralee Testa placed first in 800m, Triple Jump, 4x100 relay, and 4x400 relay. Sarah Phillips placed first in High Jump.
For the Boys, the Knights were led by 1st place finishes from Jeremy Christian in 200m and Long Jump, Sam Quesenberry in 400m, and Zach Gery in Shot and the 4x800 relay.
On Saturday the teams competed at the Amherst Invitational (17 teams). The Girls finished 2nd and the Boys finished 6th! Sarah Phillips in Long Jump and Sam Quesenberry in the 400m both won their events.
Boys' and Girls' Track was in action at Broadway on Wednesday. The Girls finished 2nd (out of 5 teams). Gabbi Haskins (400m) and Sarah Phillips (Triple Jump) both won their individual events. The Boys also finished 2nd, led by Sam Quesenberry (200m), Jeremy Christian (Triple Jump), and Zach Gery (Shot) who all won their individual events.
Those athletes who signed up for track and have not been to a practice, please see Coach Shiflet or Coach Thompson to let them know your intentions. Athletes from whom they have not heard will be removed from the roster on Monday (Feb 26). No additions or changes to the roster will be made after Monday.
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