Freshman Cats win track title


Whitehouse dominated the District 17-5A track and field meet Wednesday, April 4. In the freshman boys division, Whitehouse tallied 208 points for first place and the junior varsity team collected 112 points for third place.

Bladimir Tarango was first in two events. He won the 1,600-meter run with a time of 5:01.17. He also led a one-two Whitehouse sweep in the 800 run with the winning time of 2:09.99. Zach Cox was next across the finish line with a time of 2:14.43.

In the 100 dash, Kendrion Johnson posted the top time of 11.58 seconds for first place and Kendall Wood placed sixth in the event with a time of 11.83 seconds.

Logan Ward had a vault of 12-0 for second place in the pole vault.

Three relay teams placed third, including the foursome of Markus Warren, Carter Adams, Kendall Wood and Johnson in the 400 or sprint relay with a time of 45.06 seconds. In the 800 relay, the team of Jaden Haskins, Adams, Markus Warren and Johnson recorded a time of 1:34.89 and the foursome of Cox, Brad Green, Jared Keels and Devin Thompson posted a time of 3:41.52.

Keels also placed third in the 400 with a time of 52.82, and Thompson was fourth in the event with a time of 55.34 seconds. In the 200, Adams recorded a time of 23.17 seconds for third place and Johnson was third in the long jump with a leap of 19-11. Mason Rice was third in the triple jump with a leap of 40-3½.

In the shot put, Khayman Scott had a put of 37-11½ for sixth place.

For the freshman team, Braiden Miller captured the blue ribbon in two events and he ran a leg in all three relays. Miller won the long jump with a leap of 18-8, and he won the triple jump with a distance of 37-3. Austin Barron placed first in the 300 intermediate hurdles with a time of 44.87 seconds and he won the 110 high hurdles dash with a time of 18.53 seconds. Barron also placed second in the high jump with a leap of 5-2.

Lucas Baum was the top runner in the distance races. He won the 1,600 in a time of 5:27.29 and he was the number one runner in the 3,200 run with a time of 12:00.78.

Hudson Herring won the 800 in a time of 2:19.87 and Hunter Pacheo had the top vault in the pole vault at 10-6. In the 400 run, Jon Blacke won in a time of 56.66 seconds.

The sprint relay team of Trevor Theiring, Trae Hawkins, Miller and Blake placed second with a time of 47.64 seconds. In the 800 relay race, the foursome of Theiring, Hawkins, Pacheo and Miller also placed seconds in a time of 1:43.81. The 1,600 team of Miller, Blake, Herring and Barron also placed second in a time of 3:53.78.

In the 100 dash, Theiring placed second in a time of 12.34 second and Pacheo was fifth at 12.76 seconds. Whitehouse also placed second and third in the long jump with Hawkins in second with a leap of 18-1½ and Theiring in third with a jump of 18-0.

It was the same result for Whitehouse in the shot with Lace Deal capturing second with a put of 36-0½ and Jackson Holmes in third with a put of 35-11.

Austin Green was third in the 3,200 with a time of 12:13.66, and he placed fourth in the 1,600 with a time of 5:49.2.

Hawkins placed third in the 200 with a time of 25.62 seconds, Sy Ybarra was fourth in the discus with a toss of 111-2 and Theiring placed fourth in the triple jump with a leap of 35-10½.


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