MT track opens at Wilmington relay meet


By Chris Hoppes - choppes@aimmediamidwest.com



Blake Roberts competes in the shot put for Miami Trace at Wilmington High School March 23, 2019.

Blake Roberts competes in the shot put for Miami Trace at Wilmington High School March 23, 2019.


Mark Huber | News Journal

The Miami Trace track team opened the 2019 season with a meet at Wilmington High School on March 23.

The format was a field event relay.

In the boys’ meet, Wilmington won with 24 points, followed by Xenia with 22 points.

Miami Trace was third with 10 points and Bellbrook scored four points.

In the girls’ meet, Wilmington won with 28 points.

Miami Trace finished second with 16 points, followed by Xenia with 14 and Bellbrook with two.

Miami Trace won one event and that was the girls’ long jump, where Macy Creamer and Magarah Bloom combined for a distance of 28’ 7 1/2”.

Tori Morrison and Bloom combined in the high jump for second place with a total height of 8’ 6”.

Boys results:

Pole vault: Wyatt Cory, 13’ 6”

High jump: Wyatt Cory, 5’ 8”

Long jump: Jesse Benitez, 15’ 6”, Austin Conklin, 15’ 1 1/2”; Zach Smith, 14’ 5”, total 30’ 7 1/2”, 3rd

Shot put: Josh Liff, 39’ 7 3/4”; Aiden Kingery, 30’ 1/4”; Blake Roberts, 28’ 7 1/4”, total 69’ 8”, 4th

Discus throw: Blake Roberts, 79’ 10”; Mychal Rose, 73’ 2”; Anthony Mayer, 70’ 11”, total 153’ 0”, 3rd

Girls results:

Pole vault: Krissy Ison, 6’ 0”, total 6’ 0”, 3rd

High jump: Tori Morrison, 4’ 4”; Magarah Bloom, 4’ 2”, total 8’ 6”, 2nd

Long jump: Macy Creamer, 15’ 7 1/2”; Magarah Bloom, 13’ 0”; Krissy Ison, 11’ 0”, total 28’ 7 1/2”, 1st

Shot put: Lilly Workman, 23’ 2”; Julianne Stevenson, 22’ 10 1/2”, total 46’ 5”, 3rd

Discus throw: Lilly Workman, 57’ 2”; Julianne Stevenson, 57’ 0”, total 114’ 2”, 3rd

Blake Roberts competes in the shot put for Miami Trace at Wilmington High School March 23, 2019.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2019/04/web1_Blake-Roberts-MT-discus-at-Wilmington-3-23-19.jpgBlake Roberts competes in the shot put for Miami Trace at Wilmington High School March 23, 2019. Mark Huber | News Journal

By Chris Hoppes

choppes@aimmediamidwest.com