June 4th State Track Meets To Feature Local Talent
By N3 Sports Team
The girl’s track team from The Cloud is sending a large contingency to Houseman Field for the D-4 state meet. Cara Atwood, Daelin Bala, Ella Bowman, DeSheona Holland, Kallie Inman, Mackenzie Jordan, Isabel Karnes, Sariena Maka, Emily Paulsen, Breanna Sutherland, and Briley Wilson each qualified to make the trip south, a remarkable representation for the Indians. All but Paulsen who will be throwing the...
...discus are part of the wave of relay teams that will be competing for the Indians. Bowman will also run the 1600 m race. Joining them for the boys meet will be Darrion Holland in the 400m dash and Erik Visser who will be vying for shot-put honors.
Newaygo pole vaulter Jackson Boyd and discus tosser Justynn Hamblin will represent Newaygo at the D3 meet in Comstock Park where they will be on the field with a group of Panthers from Hesperia. Ryder Helms, Logan Eaves, Arik LaFave and Nate McKeown will be running in the 4x400 relay with McKeown also competing in the long jump and high jump, LaFave running in the 1600m and Mark Workman working the shotput. Hannah Sperry from the girl’s team will run the 100m, 200m, and 400m dashes.
Grant will be represented in Comstock Park by a trio of trackmen as Danny Atwood goes after it in the 110m hurdles, Colten Covington taking on the pack in the 3200m and Jesse Saxton running both the 1600m and 3200m.
Fremont’s lone representative is Matthew Zerfas who will take his premier running skills to the D2 meet Zeeland for the 1600m run.