The Sidney Sun-Telegraph - Serving proudly since 1873 as the beautiful Nebraska Panhandle's first newspaper

By Mike Motz
Sports Writer 

Leyton Boys Take Top Honors at MAC Event


The MAC Track and Field Meet was held on Saturday at Creek Valley High School in Chappell, and the warm weather produced some great results for many of the area athletes that competed.

Leyton’s Warrior Boy’s team took top honors with a score of 170.5, and the Bayard Girl’s team took first with a score of 156. For the boys, Potter-Dix placed fourth and Creek Valley finished fifth. For the girls, Potter-Dix placed third, Leyton fourth and Creek Valley finished sixth overall.

Outstanding performances for the boys included Creek Valley junior Lucas Trujillo winning the 400 Meters with a personal best time, Potter-Dix junior Thomas Muldoon winning the 800 Meters and 1600 Meters, Leyton junior Scout Gamble and freshman Kaleb Borges placing first and second in the 110 Meter Hurdles, the Leyton 4x100 and 4x400 Meter Relay teams taking first place, Leyton senior Zack Henke and junior Jonathan Borges taking first and second place in the Shot Put, Henke earning first place in the Discus, and Leyton senior Dominick Russ and junior Mason Reimers taking first and second place in the Long Jump.

Outstanding performances for the girls included Leyton sophomore Axi Benish placing third in the 100 Meters and second in the 400 Meters, Potter-Dix sophomore Jayden Shoemaker placing second in the 800 Meters and 1600 Meters, Creek Valley senior Grace Greenwood placing third in the 110 Meter Hurdles while the Creek Valley 4x800 Relay team took first place. Leyton sophomore Kaitlyn Craig placed second in the Shot Put, Potter-Dix sophomore Kylie Fiehtner placed second in the High Jump, and Potter-Dix sophomore Sierra Schinker placed second in the Pole Vault.

Boys Final Results

1. Leyton 170.5

2. Garden County 115

3. Bayard 87

4. Potter-Dix Public 73

5. Creek Valley 36

6. South Platte 34.5

7. Minatare 4

8. Banner County 2

Girls Final Results

1. Bayard 156

2. South Platte 113

3. Potter-Dix Public 68

4. Leyton 44

5. Garden County 42

6. Minatare 41

7. Creek Valley 35

8. Banner County 12


Reader Comments(0)


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2022

Rendered 01/27/2023 08:05