Multiple Teams · Boys Track Claims Frontier League Championship

De Soto Boys claim Frontier League Championship!

May 10, 2018 the De Soto Wildcats traveled to Ottawa High School to compete against fellow Frontier League schools in hopes of a 2018 title. And that they did! The boys team claimed the 2018 Frontier League Track & Field Championship title during their last year to compete as a Frontier league school. The boys racked up 134 points to help them solidify their win, with Paola placing 2nd with 115, and Spring Hill third with 114. The girls competed hard as well and placed 4th competitively with 81.50 points; Paola claimed the girls title with 188.80. The day started off rough, with injuries and unusual mishaps, but great teams know how to rise to the occasion and compete to win. Congratulations to both boys and girls on a great Frontier League Track Meet!

A meet like yesterday was bound to be full of massive new personal records! Kelsey Heer broke her own school record in the discus and PR’s in the shot put. The girls 4×1, 4×4, and 4×8, the boys 4×8, Emily Fuhr pr’d in the discus, Lina Bayer in the shot put, Gabby Collins in the 400m, Graham Hudelson in the 400m, Trinity Bell in the pole vault, Andre VanMeerhaeghe in the 1600m, Chase Krehbiel in the 300m hurdles, Andrew Goodman in the 300m hurdles, Hayleigh Henderson in the 300m hurdles, Ella Fixsen in the 100m hurdles, Lily Rodriguez in the 100m hurdles and 100m, Daniel Searcy in the shot put, Rylie McDaniel in the 1600m, Connor Flynn in the triple jumpExavier Jackson in the 200m, Trevor Watts in the 200m, Makenna Julian in the 200m, Conner Gibson 1600m, and Erin Pickert in the 3200m.

Full Meet Results: Frontier_League_Results

Girls Medalist, Point Scores, and Finalists:

Kelsey Heer – 1st discus, 3rd shot put

Emily Fuhr – 1st shot put, 2nd discus, 7th javelin

Lina Bayer – 5th shot put

Linnea Searls – 5th 100m, 7th 200m, 5th 4×1, 6th long jump

Lily Rodriguez – 100m finalist, 100m hurdles finalist, 5th 4×1

Gabby Collins – 2nd 400m, 5th 4×4, 2nd 4×8

LaMyah Ricks – 3rd 800m, 5th 4×4, 2nd 4×8

Justine Wheeler – 4th 1600m, 5th 4×4, 2nd 4×8

Alyssa Perry – 6th 3200m

Erin Pickert – 7th 3200m

Ella Fixsen – 7th 100m hurdles

Faith Burford – 5th 4×1

Makenna Julian – 5th 4×1

Mackenzie Leisten – 5th 4×4, 2nd 4×8

Trinity Bell – 6th pole vault

Boys Medalist, Point Scores, and Finalists:

Zach Titus – 1st shot put

Exavier Jackson – 2nd 100m, 1st 200m, 2nd long jump, 1st 4×1

Brayden Brummer – 3rd 100m, 1st 4×1

Trevor Watts – 2nd 200m, 1st 4×1

Martin Searcy – 1st 4×1, 4th 300m hurdles

Graham Hudelson – 1st 4×8, 2nd 400m, 6th 4×4

Jake Rosen – 6th 4×4, 6th 400m

Chase Culver – 1st 4×8, 6th 4×4, 7th 800m

Sam Hubert – 1st 4×8, 1st 3200m, 2nd 1600m

Andre VanMeerhaeghe – 1st 4×8, 4th 1600m, 4th 3200m

Samuel Hashagen – 6th 4×4

Connor Flynn – 2nd high jump, 2nd triple jump, long jump finalist

Henry Cahoone – 5th high jump

Brandon Taylor – 6th high jump