Friday’s Track & Field: Rochester, Centralia Split Team Titles at Dual Meet
By The Chronicle
Rochester won the boys team title, but Centralia won the girls team title in an Evergreen 2A Conference dual Track & Field meet at Tiger Stadium in Centralia on Friday.
On the girls side, the Tigers won 269-101. Centralia’s Makayla Erickson won the 800 (2:45.85) and the 1600 (6:04.84). Kacey Emery won the shot put (28-08) and javelin (82-11), and Anastasia Ulrigg won the long jump (14-08.50) and the triple jump (30-06).
Centralia’s Rebekah Robbins won the 100 (15.10), Tawnee Craig won the 200 (31.00) and Miriam Martinez won the 400 (1:06.13). Satine Sas won the discus (71-10.50) and Sheila Johnson won the pole vault (7-00) for the Tigers.
Centralia’s 4×100 (Sarah Williams, Rebecca Demaris, Robbins, Craig), 4×200 (Craig, Martinez, Ulrigg, Robbins) and 4×400 (Erickson, Martinez, Craig, Laura Geringer) teams each won.
Rochester earned some wins, including Michala Lowry winning the 3200 (13:54.58). Kaelee Murphy won both the 100 hurdles (19.56) and the 300 hurdles (57.95). Kate Peltier won the high jump (4-06) for the Warriors.
On the boys side, the Warriors won 302-222. Rochester’s Gerardo Sanchez-Carpio won the 100 (11.83) and the 400 (53.17). Patrick Riley won the 200 (25.01) and the high jump (5-04) and Chris Latham won the triple jump (36-04.50), long jump (15-11) and the 300 hurdles (49.69).
Chase Dickinson won the shot put (36-01) and the discus (92-01) for the Warriors. Daniel May won the javelin (132-11) and Seth Moceri won the 800 (2:16.94).
Rochester’s 4×100 team (Michael North, Connor Haskins, Riley, Sanchez-Carpio) won in 47.71 seconds and the 4×400 team (Ethan Proctor, Moceri, Riley, Sanchez-Carpio) won in 3:47.95.
Centralia’s Vance Voetberg won the 1600 (4:40.84) and the 3200 (10:10.29). Jessee Weeks won the 110 hurdles (22.27) and Ben Corwin won the pole vault (10-00).
Centralia is back in action Wednesday at another league dual meet at Tumwater, while Rochester hosts Black Hills on Wednesday in an EvCo dual meet.