MVJH boys claim top track team honors

PLEASANTON — Marmaton Valley Junior High’s track teams opened the 2009 season at a meet hosted by Pleasanton Junior High School.
Marmaton Valley’s eighth-grade and seventh-grade boys won their divisions. The MVJH eighth-grade girls were third and the seventh-grade girls took fourth. Other teams at the meet were Pleasanton, Crest and Uniontown.
Marmaton Valley competes Thursday at Iola.
Here are the Marmaton Valley results from the meet:

Eighth Grade

Boys: 100-m dash-2. Daylen Houk, 12.98, 4. Cole Becker, 13.6; 200-m dash-1. Houk, 27.0, 3. Becker, 28.92; 400-m dash-1. Tanner McNutt, 60.0, 3. Nathan Whitcomb, 69.0, 5. Lucas Hamlin, 1:11; 800-m run-2. Ryan Smith, 2:58.88, 1600-m run 1. Carlos Gonzales, 6:06, 2. Smith, 6:47; 3200-m run-1. Gonzales, 14:5145; 75-m hurdles-1. Gonzales, 13.06, 3. Jimmy Frye, 13.84, 3. Whitcomb, 13.86; high jump-2. McNutt, 4’10”, long jump-1. McNutt, 17’5”, 2. Houk, 17’1”, 4. Whitcomb, 14’4”; 4x100 relay-2. MV (Hamilin, Whitcomb, Jared Kale, Frye), 57.26; 4x200-m relay-2. MV (Hamilin, Smith, Frye, Becker), 2:07.35; medley relay-1. MV (Becker, Houk, Gonzales, McNutt), 2:05.42.
Girls: 200-m dash-4. Kailey Boyd, 32.94; 400-m dash-2. Kayla Beth, 1:14.83; high jump-3. Danielle Nunnery, 4’0”; long jump-3. Boyd, 12’2”, shot put-2. Julie Seibert, 27’1”; discus-1. Megan Blackmon, 43’10”; 4x100-m relay-3. MV (MaRyiah Cavender, Seibert, Blackmon, Nunnery), 1:05.21; 4x200-m relay-1. MV (Cavender, Seibert, Beth, Boyd), 2:26.84; medley relay-1. MV (Cavender, Nunnery, Beth, Boyd), 2:46.83.

Seventh Grade

Boys: 100-m dash-1. David Harris, 14.2, 4. Nicholas Trollope, 15.49; 200-m dash-1. Michael Swift, 33.44; 400-m dash-1. Swift, 1:15.84, 3. Chance Stevenson, 1:19.52, 4. Seth Cuppy, 1:20.05; 1600-m run-2. Michael Genn, 7:27; 75-m hurdles-4. Stevenson, 15.57; long jump-3. Harris, 14’7 1/4”; shot put-2. Trollope, 25’5”, 5. Joey Jefferis, 22’7 1/2”; discus-1. Tristan Dickerson, 55’7 1/2”, 2. Jefferis, 52’8”; 4x100-m relay-3. MV (Josh Miller, Genn, Jefferis, Stevenson), 1:08.72; 4x200-m relay-1. MV (Swift, Stevenson, Cuppy, Harris), 2:19.48; medley relay-1. MV (Harris, Cupp, Trollope, Swift), 2:29.30.
Girls: 400-m dash-4. Kaitlin Ensminger, 1:24.28; 800-m run-2. Dawn Hobbs, 3:09.69; 1600-m run-2. Ashtynn Louk, 6:44; high jump-3. Ensminger, 3’8”, 5. (tie) Louk, 3’6”; 4x200-m relay-2. MV (Jocelyn Miller, Tana Warford, Hobbs, Ensminger), 2:34.95; medley relay-2. MV (Miller, Warford, Louk, Ensminger), 2:53.83.