While the highlight of the day had to be Jamir Coleman and Mykale Rogers finishing 1-2 in the district long jump, there were many other successes from the Birds on Thursday, with more to come in the finals on Saturday. Along with the two high-jumpers, the other qualifiers for next week’s regional meet is the boys 4×8 relay team, consisting of Ben Stechschulte, Sean Daley, Alex Rigg and Scott Willeke.
There will be many other opportunities in Saturday’s finals for more regional qualifiers, headed by Jamir Coleman who set a district meet record in the 100 meter dash with a time of 10.95. Mykale Rogers also qualified for the finals in the 100, and both Jamir and Mykale qualified for the finals in the 200 meter dash also.
Both the boys and girls 4×2 relay teams qualified for Saturday’s finals, Scott Willeke qualified for the finals in the 800, and Jaeger Schlumpberger qualified in the 110 hurdles. In addition, Abby Stoll, Sydney Mohler and Sean Currens all qualified in the 1600 meter along with the girls 4×1 relay team. Finals are Saturday, where the rest of the T-Birds will try to qualify for next week’s regional meet. GO BIRDS!!!