High Climber Trio Run Well in 800
Lacey, WA - Led by Brock Knowles, the Shelton High Climbers went one through three in the boy's 800 meter race yesterday, April 10, in a South Sound tri-league meet versus Timberline and Central Kitsap.
Knowles ran a personal best 1:59.37 taking first overall in the 800. This is Knowles second time breaking the two-minute barrier and his second 800 win of the season.
Finishing second and third from Shelton was William Johnson (2:01.82) and Ethan Bursch 2:02.75.
Central Kitsap's Louis Gannon won the boy's 1,600 meter in a season best 4:42.08 and William Putaansuu won the boy's 3,200 meter in a personal best 11:46.39.
Logan Burk and Joseph Vlach ran personal best times in the 1,600 and 3,200 to place second in their races. Burk ran 4:43.88, while Vlach ran 11:46.53.
Timberline's Ronald Amin (1,600) and Kodi Smith-Cruz (3,200) were both third place running 4:45.11 and 11:59.8. Smith-Cruz's 3,200 time is a new personal best.
In the girl's meet, Timberline's Natalia Cornwall won the 1,600 in a season best time of 5:41.83 over Central Kitsap's Taylor Nichols, who ran a personal best time of 5:44.87.
Rissa Eilmes of Central Kitsap placed third in the 1,600 with a personal best time of 5:48.05.
The girl's 800 was won by Central Kitsap's Maya Nichols running 2:28.95.
Shelton's Alauna Carstens personal best time of 2:30.73 placed second in the 800, and Timberline's Cornwall rounded up the top three running a new personal best 2:35.75.
What's Next? Timberline and Shelton will be at the Wolfpack Invite in Tumwater and Central Kitsap will be at the Lil' Norway Invite at North Kitsap.
For more results from this meet, visit: https://www.athletic.net/TrackAndField/MeetResults.aspx?Meet=349527&show=all