Girls Have Six Athletes Competing in Four Events at State Meet

posted May 26, 2017, 6:22 PM by Steve Barr   [ updated May 30, 2017, 7:55 AM ]
5/24/17 - The Woodmore track and field team with have six athletes competing in four events at the Div. III state track meet June 2-3 at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium on the Ohio State campus.  The state meet begins Friday (June 2) morning with the Div. III running events while the field events will be contested in the afternoon.  Admission is $10 per day.  The 800 relay comes into the state meet with the 10th-best time of the qualifiers, Claire Rothert has the 15th-best time in the 300 hurdles, Koenig has the 10th-best long jump, and Torres has the seventh-best throw in the shot put.  In the two running events in which Woodmore has an athlete(s), the top two in each of two heats and the next five fastest qualify for the finals on Saturday.  In the field events, each athlete will get three attempts with the top nine advancing to the finals for three additional attempts.  The 800 relay will run in heat 2 and Claire Rothert will run in heat 1 of the 300 hurdles.  The schedule for the Woodmore athletes is as follows:

Friday, June 2
10:30 - Semifinals in the 800 relay (Camryn Bench, Lily Rothert, Claire Rothert, Emily Wegert)
11:20 - Semifinals in the 300 hurdles (Claire Rothert)
1:00 - Prelims and finals in the long jump (Liz Koenig)
4:00 - Prelims and finals in the shot put (Annalicia Torres)

Sat., June 3
9:30 - Finals in the 300 hurdles (Claire Rothert, if qualifies in Friday's semifinals)
9:45 - Finals in the 800 relay (Bench, L. Rothert, Cl. Rothert, Wegert, if qualifies in Friday's semifinal)