Huskies run hard at Bunker Hill


By Nathan Ham - [email protected]



Kaitlyn Jordan finished fourth in the 200-meter dash.


Photo courtesy | Dale Hudler

Alex Richardson placed third in the shot put with a throw of just over 41 feet.


Photo courtesy | Dale Hudler

CLAREMONT — The Ashe County Husky track teams had another successful meet on Wednesday at Bunker Hill High School, bringing back 12 podium finishes and a pair of event wins.

Andrew Tedder continued adding wins to his stellar long distance career with a victory in the two-mile run, crossing the finish line in 10:15.

Ashe’s other victory came in the men’s 110-meter hurdles where Nic Lanfranchi won in 16.34 seconds. Teammate Tyler Church grabbed third in 18.94 seconds.

In the women’s 100-meter hurdles, Savannah Cary did well enough for a second place finish, crossing the line in 17.64 seconds. Cary also took fourth in the 300-meter hurdles in 59.34 seconds.

Bella Potter finished third in the women’s high jump, clearing four feet, six inches. She followed that up with a pair of fifth place finishes in the 100 and 300-meter hurdles.

In the mile run, Margot Mattix finished in second place with a time of 6:01. Madison Warner took second in the 800-meter run, finishing in 2:42.

Ashe had a couple of good performances in the 200 and 400-meter dash events. Brooklyn Roten finished third in the 400 and Kaitlyn Jordan placed fourth in the 200.

The women also added a third place finish in the 4×100 relay and a runner-up finish in the 4×200 relay.

As a team, the women finished in second place overall with 113.5 points while the men took third with 93 points.

Complete Ashe results

Women’s 100-meter dash: Kaitlyn Jordan (13th), Jada Nichols (16th), Chloe Sullivan (19th), Chetola Greer (21st), Tori Colvard (22nd), Kirby Rucker (24th).

Women’s 200-meter dash: Jordan (fourth), Colvard (ninth), Greer (12th), Nikki Miller (14th), Shanna Huffman (16th), Vanessa Guijosa (17th), Margot Mattix (19th).

Women’s 400-meter dash: Brooklyn Roten (third), Madison Warner (fifth), Olivia Randolph (13th), Miller (14th), Colvard (15th), Huffman (17th).

Women’s 800-meter run: Warner (second), Randolph (fourth).

Women’s 1600-meter run: Mattix (second), Guijosa (fifth).

Women’s 100-meter hurdles: Savannah Cary (second), Bella Potter (fifth).

Women’s 300-meter hurdles: Cary (fourth), Potter (fifth).

Women’s high jump: Potter (third).

Women’s long jump: Sullivan (fourth), Cary (fifth), Maddie Joines (ninth), Rucker (12th).

Women’s triple jump: Rucker (fourth).

Women’s pole vault: Nichols (fourth), Sullivan (sixth).

Women’s discus: Savannah Brooks (fifth), Katie Orr (sixth), Katie Legato (16th), Huffman (24th), Jada Roten (30th).

Women’s shot put: Brooks (11th), Orr (15th).

Men’s 100-meter dash: Hunter Argetsinger (15th), Andreas Ledezma (22nd), Nate Owens (27th), Trent Miller (28th), Issac Lopez (37th), Zeke Cline (38th), Jonathan Reyna (39th).

Men’s 200-meter dash: Wesley Waddell (10th), Jake Shepard (11th), Riley Richardson (12th), Ledezma (15th), Miller (18th), Owens (19th), Lopez (24th), Cline (27th), Reyna (28th).

Men’s 400-meter dash: Victor Melo (fourth), Andrew Tedder (seventh), Owens (ninth), Richardson (10th), Cline (15th), Lopez (16th), Ledezma (19th), Reyna (20th), Tafton Baker (22nd).

Men’s 800-meter run: Gareth Berry (fourth).

Men’s 1600-meter run: Terek Ashley (fourth), Billy Reyna (ninth).

Men’s 3200-meter run: Tedder (first), Baker (fourth), Ashley (sixth), Reyna (10th).

Men’s 110-meter hurdles: Nic Lanfranchi (first), Tyler Church (third).

Men’s 300-meter hurdles: Lanfranchi (fourth), Shepard (sixth), Church (11th).

Men’s long jump: Waddell (ninth), Lanfranchi (11th).

Men’s pole vault: Church (fifth), Argetsinger (sixth), Miller (seventh).

Men’s discus: Luis Ramos (fourth), Alex Richardson (eighth), Mason Shumate (22nd), Tanner Kilby (24th).

Men’s shot put: Richardson (third), Ramos (seventh), Kilby (23rd).

Nathan Ham can be reached at 336-489-3062 or followed on Twitter @NathanHam87

Kaitlyn Jordan finished fourth in the 200-meter dash.
http://jeffersonpost.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/web1_Kaitlyn-Jordan-meet-1.jpgKaitlyn Jordan finished fourth in the 200-meter dash. Photo courtesy | Dale Hudler

Alex Richardson placed third in the shot put with a throw of just over 41 feet.
http://jeffersonpost.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/web1_Alex-Richardson-shot-put.jpgAlex Richardson placed third in the shot put with a throw of just over 41 feet. Photo courtesy | Dale Hudler

By Nathan Ham

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