Our end of the year banquet has been rescheduled to Wednesday, May 22nd at 6:00pm in the Commons. Please remember to bring a dessert to share!! See everyone there!!!
Congratulations to our boys and girls varsity team on winning Regionals!!! Our girls team won by 123 points! We will be sending 40 kids to state next weekend!!!
Individual and Relay Champions for the girls team are:
- Jasmine Thomas won the 100 and 200
- Brenna McDonnald won the 1600 and 3200
- Kelsey Quiring won the 800
- N’Dia Harris won the Long Jump and Triple Jump
- 4×100 relay of Ryan Beard, Taiylor Sharp, Ali Blamd and Jasmine Thomas won with a time of 49.19
- 4×400 relay of Drue Baiey, Taiylor Sharp, N’Dia Harris and Kelsey Quiring won with a time of 4:01.98
- 4×800 relay of Riley Gay, Allison Vermillon, Natalie Kopplin and Kelsey Quiring won with a time of 9:50.96
The boys team did awesome as well! Winning by 34 points!!!
- Braxton Love won the Long Jump
- Caelen Neal won the Triple Jump
- 4×400 relay of Kyle Evans, Nick Henrichs, Braxton Love and Parker Evans won with a time of 3:22.56
Good Luck to all our athletes at State!! If you would like full results from our Regional meet please click on this link - Regional Results
Also, the following article was in the Kansa City Star paper on Saturday – http://www.kansascity.com/2013/05/18/4242702/olathe-east-runs-roughshod-through.html
Congratulations again to our athletes for an outstanding performance at League!!!!
We had several first place finishes – Our girls 4×8 team consisting of Brenna McDannold, Riley Gay, Natalie Kopplin and Kelsey Quiring won with a time of 9:43.9 (5 plus seconds faster than the second place team!) Jasmine Thomas won the 100m and 200m! Jasmine’s 200m time of 25.51 (25.3) puts her #4 on the all time top 5 list! Kelsey Quiring won the 800m with a time of 2:20.97. And our boys 4×400 team consisting of Kyle Evans, Nick Hinrichs, Braxton Love and Parker Evans won with a time of 3.21.88, helping the boys team win the Sunflower League!!!
Several other great performances to mention – First came from Freshman, Allison Vermillion in the 3200, she finished with a time of 11:48.21 placing 5th overall and putting her on the all time top 5 list in 4th! Our girls 4×400 team came in 3rd with a time of 4:03.42 helping the girls secure another Sunflower League Championship win!! Caelen Neal jumped 45-03 in the triple jump placing 2nd and putting him at #3 on the all time top 5 list! Nick Hinrichs finished 3rd overall in the 800m with a time of 1:57.54 and improving his 3rd spot time on the all time Top 5 list.
This is just a handful of the great performances turned out by our entire team. If you would like to see the entire results please click - 2013 Sunflower League Championship. Once again congratulations to our entire Varsity team on winning Sunflower League!!!
As you can see with all these marks, our Top 5 Lists have been updated with these marks! Congrats on your achievement and Wallace Wonder Shirt!!!
Finally, we hope that all of you will come out Friday, May 17th to ODAC to help cheer these great kids on at Regionals – this is their Road to State!!! The Schedule will be available soon, so please check back often!!