Boys Finish Eighth in District Meet

posted May 19, 2018, 12:57 PM by Steve Barr   [ updated May 19, 2018, 1:41 PM ]
5/19/18 - The boys track and field team finished 8th of 17 teams in the Div. III district track meet held at Sandusky Perkins High School.  The Wildcats finished with 42 points.  Toledo Christian was the district champion with 97 points.  The boys had three runner-up finishes as senior Jeremy Schiavone placed second in both the 100 and 200 (the top four in each event final advance to regional meet next week in Tiffin).  Schiavone 11.36 in the 100 to finish behind only Michael Nichols from Ottawa Hills who was timed in 11.00.  Schiavone came back and finished second in the 200 running 23.16 to again place behind only Nichols who ran 22.50 in the 200.  Schiavone also anchored the 800 relay team which finished second to Toledo Christian (1:34.29) in a time of 1:34.67.  Sophomore Tyler Zeller led off the relay and was follwed by freshman Aaron Sandrock, and sophomore Daniel Giesler.  Also earning a trip to the regional meet was sophomore Paul Koenig who picked up the final qualifying spot in the 1600 finishing fourth in a time of 4:40.45.  Other Woodmore athletes who placed (the top eight in each event score team points) at the district meet included Sandrock in the 100 (7th, 11.89) and Giesler in the 200 (7th, 24.44).  The Div. III regional meet for Northwest Ohio will be held at Frost Kalnow Stadium in Tiffin on Wednesday beginning at 5 p.m. with field events.  Running events begin at 6 p.m. with the 3200 relay final then all other running events are prelims for the finals on Friday.  Friday field events start at 5 p.m. with running events getting underway at 6 p.m.