Girls finish fourth, O’Connor repeats as discus champion

The Sundance girls’ Track and Field team finished fourth at the 2013 State Track and Field Meet held at Kelly Walsh High School in Casper this past weekend. Coach Julie Cross’ girls’ team, who finished fourth at last weekend’s East Regional with 73 points, finished behind Burns, Lovell and Big Horn with 53 points at state. The Lady Bulldogs who qualified six girls for the state meet had one state champion, as Kacie O’Connor defended her state discus crown with a state best throw of 149’ 2”. This was the eighth girls’ discus championship for the Lady Bulldogs in the past nine years. The girls’ 3200 relay, finished third, broke the school record in a time of 10:25.24. The team consisted of Krista Drentlaw, Cayla Adams, Kacie O’Connor and Mallory Cross.


Girls Results

Discus: 1. Kacie O’Connor – 149’2”, 4. Kelsie Loken – 108’7”, 8. Jeri Morris – 100’5”

Shot Put: 3. Kelsie Loken – 34’4.25”, 4. Kacie O’Connor – 33’10.5”

800M: 5. Mallory Cross – 2:30.86

1600M: 4. Cayla Adams – 5:45.29

3200M: 3. Cayla Adams – 12:51.69

1600M Relay: 4. Sundance (Cross, O’Connor, Adams, Drentlaw) – 4:24.45

3200M Relay: 3. Sundance (Drentlaw, Adams, O’Connor, Cross) – 10:25.24


Boys Results

Discus: 3. Lane Carter – 132’4”

3200M: 7. Jace Walker – 11:02.83

3200M Relay: 8. Sundance (Wagaman, Butts, Trewhella, Walker) – 9:32.95