Friday’s 2B Track & Field: Adna’s Apperson, MWP’s Storey, Napavine’s Stewart Each Win Three at C2BL Championships
By The Chronicle
KALAMA — Adna’s Austen Apperson, Morton-White Pass’ Tristan Storey and Napavine’s Chloe Stewart each won three events here Friday afternoon at the Central 2B League championship track meet.
Apperson, a senior, won the 800 meters in 1 minute, 54.57 seconds, then won the 1600 in 4:49.59 and anchored the winning 4×400 team (3:30.04), running with Zander Blankenship, Jarod Keys and Brady Collins. The defending four-event state champion also finished third in the 3200.
Storey won the 100 (11.41) and the 200 (23.02), edging out Collins in both races. He also anchored the winning 4×100 squad (44.15), with Manuel Martinez, Kaleb Rashoff and Jesse Urban.
Napavine’s Draven Riddle won the long jump (21-0.5) and the triple jump (42-06.5), with Tiger freshman Keith Olson winning the shot put (44-08.5).
Winlock’s Bryce Cline won the high jump at an even 6 feet.
On the girls side, Stewart won the long jump by over a foot at a personal-record 16 feet, 11 inches, and added wins in the 110 hurdles (17.09) and the 300 hurdles (49.04).
Toledo’s Kal Schaplow won the javelin by nearly 20 feet (124-10) and Onalaska’s Carmen Cleveland-Barrera won the shot put (36 feet).
Kalama won the boys team meet, with 138 points to top runner-up Adna (107). Rainier won the girls meet, also with 138 points. Adna finished third and Napavine was fourth.
The top placers move on to District 4 championship meet on Friday, May 17, at W.F. West’s Bearcat Stadium in Chehalis.
Pe Ell Boys Finish Third at Pacific 2B League Championships
RAYMOND — The Pe Ell boys placed third as a team at the Pacific 2B League track & field championships here on Friday.
Dana Isham earned a win for the Trojans in the long jump with a leap of 19 feet, 1.75 inches. He finished second in the triple jump (42-2.75).
Jeremiah Yost won the shot put (45-11) and the discus (138-10). Yost also finished third in the javelin (138-10).
Braeden McAllister earned second in the 110 meter hurdles with a time of 16.34 seconds and took third in the 300 meter hurdles (42.98).
Kayden Miller finished third in the shot put (39-04.50) and Mason Baldwin placed fifth in the javelin (126-03) to earn a spot in the district meet.
Northwest Christian won the boys team title and Ilwaco finished second.
The top placers advance to the District 4 championship meet on Friday, May 17, at Bearcat Stadium in Chehalis.