4/1 4×800 1st Place Relay Team!
The Kenston boy’s and girl’s track teams both share many strong, outstanding athletes. Both teams have many area leaders which have been recognized. The Boys team have twenty athletes who have been named, and the girls have fifteen. The named boys athletes are Michael Swartz, and James Thigpen in the high jump. Nick Cordiak, Max Lapuh and Will Hill in the 110 hurdles. Dorion Talley in the 100 sprints. Jakob McConnell and Will Grendel in the 1600 meters. Bransen Stanely and Joey Secura in the 400 time. Nick Cordiak in the 300 hurdles. Sam Slezak and Chris Smith in the 800 meters. Matt Iklodi in the 200 meter sprints. Jakob McConnell and Evan Sanders in the 3200 meters. The boys 4×100, 4×200, 4×400 and 4×800 teams have also been named. For the Girl’s track team Victoria Hamerlee has been named in the long jump. Ariana Vaughan in the high jump. Izzy Gabram in the 100 hurdles, Gabriela Salvini in the 1600 meters. Brianna Yurkovich and Loren Gormley in the 400 meters. Izzy Gabram and Dara Paglia in the 300 hurdles. Kate Taylor in the 800 meters. Rhianna Patrick and Megan Randall in the 200 meters. Gabriela Salvini in the 3200 meters. The Girls 4×200, 4×400, and 4×800 teams have also been mentioned. A statement said by Megan Randall, “The season is going really well so far, even though we haven’t had many meets. We won both the dual meet against Brush and the Crestwood Invitational, everyone is doing well and getting a lot better many people are exploring new events they’ve never done before and discovering what they’re good at. I’m super excited and nervous for May when the season really picks up and we approach the WRC (Western Reserve Conference) meet and the post season. I think the team will be really successful in both.”
Published in The Chagrin Valley Times April 6, 2017 Tony Lange In their first meet as a united program under the same coaching umbrella, the Kenston boys and girls track and field teams captured a pair of titles during Crestwood’s 11th annual Don Faix Memorial Invitational on Saturday in Mantua. After leading the Bombers to… Continue Reading
Saturday April 1st, marked the start to another great track season here at Kenston High School. The boys and girls co-ed track team coached by Chris Ickes, traveled to Crestwood to compete in the Don faix Invitational. With bone chilling weather, both the boys and the girls were able to put up impressive times on… Continue Reading
On April 1, 2017 the boys and girls won their track meet. The boys won for the second year in a row taking first place at Crestwood. This is also the girls first time winning the Crestwood meet. It was also a happy moment for the girls since they had gotten a new head coach.… Continue Reading
Last Saturday, April 1st, the boys and girls track team took home two first place trophies from the 2017 Crestwood Don Faix Invitational. Out of 15 schools competing in the invitational, the girls racked up 99 points, and the boys scored a whopping 113. This was the girls track team’s first victory at Crestwood and the… Continue Reading