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Visiting Linton able to hold off junior high Eels

Tuesday, April 25, 2006

By CAREY FOX

Redwood17257@yahoo.com

CLAY CITY -- The Clay City boys junior high track team faced off with rival Linton on Monday night, falling just short of the Miners, 56-53.

The Eels had plenty of runnerup finishes but not quite enough firsts to overcome their visitors.

Tyler Hayden was a winner for Clay City in the discus with a throw of 93-0 and Parker Modesitt ran to a 1,600 and 800 victory to help keep his team close. Kyle Seymour was the 300 hurdle winner as well. The 1,600 relay squad of Moore, Modesitt, Hayden and Higgins was a winner.

Runnerup finishes came from Tyler Stevenson in the longjump and Logan Higgins won the high jump and 110 hurdles. Jarred Lucas came in second in the shotput and Kyle Seymour ran second in the 100 meters with Matt Moore second in the 400. Jessie Vansickle ran second in the 800 with Landry Moore the runnerup in the 200 meters.

In the girls meet, the Miners were the winning team with 69 points to Clay City's 40.

The Eels got wins from Brianna Wiley in the discus with a throw of 60-3 and in the shotput Sarah Tobias led the way with a throw of 25-5 1/2 followed by Wiley as the runnerup. Tobias continued to add points for the Eels with a second place in the 100 hurdles. Ashley Seymour won the 400 meters for Clay City.

Also placing second for Clay City was Brittney Richard in the 100 and 200 meters with LaKyla Cook in third in the 200 and long jump. Carmela Roeschlein placed second in the 1,600 and third in the 800 meters.

Junior High Track

At Clay City

Girls Team Results: Linton 69, Clay City 40

Clay City Results

Discus -- 1. Brianna Wiley, 60-3, 3. Sarah Tobias, 50-1

LJ -- 3. LaKyla Cook, 12-8

SP -- 1. Sarah Tobias, 25-5 1/2, 2. Brianna Wiley, 24-6 1/2

100 H -- 2. Sarah Tobias, 21.2, 3. Keeley Whitaker, 21.7

100 -- 2. Brittney Richard, 14.2

1,600 -- 2. Carmela Roeschlein, 6:03

400 -- Ashley Seymour, 1:10.4

300 H -- 3. Rebecca Albright, 1:06.4

800 -- 3. Carmela Roeschlein, 2:50

200 -- 2. Brittney Richard, 30.4, 3. LaKyla Cook, 31.4

4X100 -- 2. 59.9

Boys Team Results

Linton 56, Clay City 53

Clay City Results

Discus -- 1. Tyler Hayden, 93-0

LJ -- 2. Tyler Stevenson, 15-5, 3. Landry Moss, 14-3

SP -- 2. Jarred Lucas, 36-5

HJ -- 2. Logan Higgins

110 H -- 2. Logan Higgins

100 -- 2. Kyle Seymour, 12.7, 3. Tyler Stevenson, 13.7

1,600 -- 1. Parker Modesitt, 5:38, 3. Jessie Vansickle, 6:11

400 -- 2. Matt Moore, 1:04, 3. Logan Higgins, 1:04.4

300 H -- 1. Kyle Seymour, 49.5

800 -- 1. Parker Modesitt, 2:28, 2. Jessie Vansickle, 2:41

200 -- 2. Landry Moss, 28.9

4X400 -- Clay City (M.Moore, P.Modesitt, T.Hayden, L.Higgins) 4:26.3



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