Top finishers and outstanding depth led both the Axtell girls and boys to team championships at the nine-team Kenesaw Invitational on March 29.
The Lady Cats dominated, scoring 192 points and winning 11 events. Doniphan-Trumbull (94), Shelton (62) and Kenesaw (60) completed the top four.
The girls got firsts from Jesse Bertrand (pole vault, 400), Emma Callan (100, 200), Reagan Nordhausen (high jump, 100 hurdles), Trinity Houchin (800, 3200) and all three relays. The relay crews were: 4 x 100- Bertrand, Kassie Wehrer, Angie Snell and Callan; 4 x 400- Callan, Houchin, Wehrer and Hannah Lienemann; 4 x 800- Aubrie Erickson, Ellie Johnson, Jerzee Smidt and Avery Stritt. Callan was four-gold winner.
see April 6 Courier for full story