Golden Eagles News · Great Start for Boys Track and Field


Spring Break was a busy week of competition for the boys track and field team. On Tuesday March 30th our boys competed against Westerville Central to open the outdoor season. Thanks to many outstanding performances the boys won in impressive fashion 88-49 over Central. Then on Saturday April 3rd our boys competed in the Newark Invitational. What an exciting meet! Our team was tied with Thomas Worthington going into the final event, the 4 x 400 relay. The race came down to the wire with Thomas Worthington edging us by .4 secs giving them a 2 point victory. Our boys finished 2nd place out of 8 teams. Contributing to our runner-up finish were the following placers:

Shot Put- Mark Ruffing(1st), Aidan Hernandez(4th)

Discus-Mark Ruffing(1st), Aidan Hernandez(4th)

High Jump- Ryan Tripp(4th), Owen Wilhelm(5th)

Long Jump- Grant Coulson(3rd), Ryan Tripp(6th)

Pole Vault- Micah Evans(7th), Mason Rush(8th)

4 x 800-Cale Borland, Cam Long, Christopher Lee, Braden Buckler(3rd)

110 Hurdles- Alec Carr- (4th)

100 Meter- Shane White(3rd)

4 x 200- Justin Embaugh, Ryan Tripp,Alex Siewert, Rylen Stephens(4th)

1600-Jordan Monebrake(8th)

4 x 100- Shane White, Justin Embaugh, Jake Nier, Garrett Stover(3rd)

400 meter- John Embaugh(1st), Jayden McConnell-(2nd)

300 hurdles- Alec Carr(5th)

800 meter- Eli Lengl(3rd), Jake Ross(4th)

200 meter- Shane White(3rd), John Embaugh(6th)

3200 meter- Christopher Lee(4th), Gabe Ghering(5th)

4 x 400- Jayden McConnell, Jake Ross, Eli Lengl, Owen Wilhelm(3rd)