Last Friday and Saturday saw the Dansville Mustang track and field teams compete and excel in their sport. Below are the highlights of both the boys and girls teams.
Mustangs Girls Track & Field Team
According to their coach Eileen McMaster, The Dansville Lady Mustangs Track and Field team competed in the Dave Crabb Invitational at Livonia Friday, May 10 and came home with a full load of awards.
Madison Jacobs broke the school record in the shop put with a throw of 35 feet 1 1/2 inches! She is currently ranked 8th in all of Section V and 2nd in Class B. Maddie has automatically qualifying for Sectionals.
Brooke Coombs also had a great throw of 25‘10“ placing 6th and provisionally qualifying for Sectionals.
Jessie Qiu cleared in the pole vault for the first time this season clearing 6‘1“ and placing 6th. Jess also placed 6th in Triple Jump.
Madi Lee placed sixth in the 200 with a time of 31.60.
Sophia Frisiras tied her personal best in the 800 m with a time of 2:25.6 she has automatically qualified for Sectionals, ranked #6 in Section V & ranked #1 in Class B. Sophia placed third in the 400 meters. Also placing in the 800 m Rachel Drake placed 5th.
Summer Foster placed 3rd in the 1500 m.
Hayley Conrad placed 2nd in the 3000 m.
Emma Beardsley placed 6th in the Pentathlon.
Two Mustangs relay teams medaled:
1600 m relay of Sophia Frisiras, Rachel Drak, Madi Lee, Jessie Qiu placed 2nd.
3200 m relay of Hayley Conrad, Cierra Allen, Carly McKinney, Kyra Veaunt placed 3rd.
Mustangs Boys Track & Field Team
According to their coach Matt Quibell, The Dansville Boys Track and Field team competed in the LeRoy Invitational on Saturday, May 11th. There were 13 schools competing in the invitational. Here are the Dansville highlights:
Alex Rodriguez – 3200m – 1st place – 10:14.59 (Alex is currently ranked in 4th place in Section V Class B for the 3200m run)
1600m Sprint Medley JV Relay – 2nd place (Drew Morrow, Nate Simpson, Michael Thomas, Connor Knapp)
Karam Ali – Shot Put – 5th place – 41-07.75 feet
The following boys earned their personal records at the invitational:
Owen James – 100m (12.63), 200m (25.42), 400m (56.55)
Michael Thomas – long jump (15 -1 feet), 800m (2:44.41)
Chad Thomas – 1600m (5:11.13), 3200m (11:23.52)
Chase Perkins – 400m hurdles (1:16.65)
Jonah Gray – 200m (27.63)
Karam Ali – discus (107-11 feet)
Billy Knapp – discus (105.05 feet)