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Montana high school track & field leaders 5/7

Here is the most recent list of Montana prep track and field leaders, updated through Wednesday, May 7, by the Missoulian’s Fritz Neighbor.
Montana high school track and field leaders, plus class leaders, compiled from daily newspapers through May 7 by Fritz Neighbor of the Missoulian. Times for races of 400 meters or less are in hundredths, where known; times for longer races are rounded up to the nearest tenth. Some are hand-timed, and marks may be wind-aided (All-class records are in parentheses). Additions or subtractions should go to fneighbor@missoulian.com. You can also reach Fritz at 523-5247. The Missoulian sports fax is 523-5226.

BOYS
100 (10.67)
Sobrero, Columbus    10.67
Messerly, Sentinel    10.96
Mustard, Big Sky    10.96
Daum, Butte    10.99
Surber, Chinook    11.00
Thomas, CMR    11.00
Saraceni, Billings Senior    11.01
Brekke, Capital    11.09
Bunney, Butte    11.11
Carver, Dillon    11.11
Heffner, Florence    11.16
Laimbeer, Polson    11.18
Metcalf, Hardin    11.20
Molyneaux, Chinook    11.20
Vitt, Fairview    11.20
AA – Mustard, Big Sky, and Messerly, Sentinel. A – Carver, Dillon. B – Sobrero, Columbus. C – Surber, Chinook.

200 (21.06)
Messerly, Sentinel    21.97
Kvilhaug, Billings West    22.24
Roush, Billings West    22.29
Brekke, Capital    22.33
Dolese, Hellgate    22.40
Sobrero, Columbus    22.40
Daum, Butte    22.41
Mustard, Big Sky    22.46
Saraceni, Billings Senior    22.52
Thomas, CMR    22.69
AA – Messerly, Missoula Sentinel. A – Paffhausen, Dillon, 22.87. B – Sobrero, Columbus. C – McCafferty, Belt, 22.86.

400 (47.9*)
Klatt, Billings Senior    49.57
Nickol, Capital    49.82
Kvilhaug, Billings West    50.31
Dolese, Hellgate    50.53
Reneau, Sentinel    50.66
Harwood, Whitefish    50.70
Vanderby, Manhattan    50.70
Pfertsch, Twin Bridges    50.81
Porter, Billings West    50.91
Epperly, Glacier    50.99
Butcher, Lewistown    51.00
Hill, Glendive    51.00
AA – Klatt, Billings Senor. A – Harwood, Whitefish. B – Vanderby, Manhattan. C – Pfertsch, Twin Bridges.
*-set at English distance.

800 (1:51.84)
Perrin, Flathead    1:55.7
Klatt, Billings Senior    1:56.4
Petsch, Billings West    1:57.8
Peterman, Hellgate    1:58.3
Connell, Glacier    1:59.3
Fraley, Glacier    1:59.4
Hovland, Billings West    1:59.6
Apedaile, Hamilton    2:00.7
Rather, Big Sky    2:00.7
Kvilhaug, Billings West    2:00.9
AA – Perrin, Kalispell Flathead. A – Apedaile, Hamilton. B – Wilbur, Townsend, 2:02.5. C – Fisher, White Sulphur Springs, 2:01.0.

1,600 (4:13.3)
Perrin, Flathead    4:16.7
Peterman, Hellgate    4:17.5
Fraley, Glacier    4:23.6
Hyatt, Bainville    4:29.7
Petsch, Billings West    4:30.8
Lantis, Terry    4:31.6
Alexander, Ronan-SI    4:32.5
Hovland, Billings West    4:32.5
Herrick, Hellgate    4:32.7
H. May, Bozeman    4:32.9
AA – Perrin, Kalispell Flathead. A – Schmalz, Hamilton, 4:33.9. B – Alexander, Ronan-St. Ignatius. C – Hyatt, Bainville.

3,200 (9:13.3)
Peterman, Hellgate*    8:57.1
Perrin, Flathead*    8:57.7
Fraley, Glacier    9:12.0
Herrick, Hellgate*    9:17.4
Olson, Rocky Boy    9:39.7
F. Petsch, Billings West    9:41.6
Hyatt, Bainville    9:42.8
H. May, Bozeman    9:44.3
Lantis, Terry    9:44.6
Alexander, Ronan-SI    9:49.8
Schmalz, Hamilton    9:50.3
Holmes, Bozeman    9:54.0
Rei, Helena    9:54.6
AA – Peterman, Missoula Hellgate. A – Schmalz, Hamilton. B – Alexander, Ronan-St. Ignatius. C – Olson, Rocky Boy.
*-mark set at sea level.
110 hurdles (14.21)
Storm, CMR    14.69
Sinrud, Capital    15.10
Zier, Manhattan    15.10
Andriolo, Bozeman    15.36
Romero, Billings Skyview    15.43
James, Glacier    15.46
Penny, Westby-Grenora    15.49
Hasselbrook, Loyola    15.51
Vanderby, Manhattan    15.51
Herzog, Miles City    15.52
AA – Storm, Great Falls CMR. A – Paffhausen, Dillon, 15.68. B – Zier, Manhattan. C – Penny, Westby-Grenora.

300 hurdles
Dolese, Hellgate    38.88
Owens, Big Sky    39.31
Schubert, Thompson Falls    39.93
Zier, Manhattan    39.88
Storm, CMR    40.07
Lange, Big Sky    40.25
Barrows, Helena    40.29
Trollope, Billings Skyview    40.29
Cebulla, Glacier    40.45
Paffhausen, Dillon    40.52
AA – Dolese, Missoula Hellgate. A – Paffhausen, Dillon. B – Schubert, Thompson Falls. C – Hendrickson, Medicine Lake-Froid, 42.27.

400 relay (41.48)
Butte    43.19
Billings West    43.27
CMR    43.63
Sentinel    43.65
Billings Central    43.67
Helena Capital    43.67
Whitefish    43.68
Big Sky     43.78
Billings Senior    43.78
Billings Central    43.99
AA – Butte. A – Whitefish. B – Manhattan 44.94. C – Charlo 45.20.

1,600 relay (3:19.26)
Helena Capital    3:27.2
Big Sky     3:27.6
Billings West    3:28.2
Kalispell Glacier    3:28.3
Billings Senior    3:29.8
Helena    3:30.8
Sentinel    3:30.8
CMR    3:31.1
Whitefish    3:31.2
Billings Skyview    3:31.4
AA – Helena Capital. A – Whitefish. B – Manhattan 3:34.2. C – Twin Bridges 3:32.2.

Discus (193-7)
Douglass, Sentinel    167-4
Maier, Big Sky    166-10
Jackson, Billings West    166-4
Butt, Corvallis    163-3
King, Sidney    159-0
Flanagan, Big Timber    158-0
Bradley, Billings West    157-3
Vitt, Fairview    156-6
Yates, Colstrip    155-5
Dennehy, Butte    155-0
Woods, Hellgate    153-9
AA – Douglass, Missoula Sentinel. A – Butt, Corvallis. B – Flanagan, Big Timber. C – Vitt, Fairview.

Javelin (205-6)*
Ogden, Glacier    200-2
Buche, Hellgate    199-1
Fletcher, Boulder    192-3
Bermes, Joliet    189-0
Todd, Glacier    188-8
Hulslander, Glacier    184-7
Hall, Choteau    182-11
Wahl, Scobey    182-8
Lehman, Harrison    179-11
Ball, Victor    179-0
Hill, Hellgate    178-10
AA – Ogden, Kalispell Glacier. A – Stenseth, Lewistown, 171-4. B – Fletcher, Boulder. C – Wahl, Scobey.
*-new javelin. Record with old javelin is 249-7.

Shot put (68- ½)
Jackson, Billings West    58-8
Maier, Big Sky    57-7 ¼
Bradley, Billings West    57-7
Dissly, Bozeman    57-0
Quesenberry, Bi. West    54-6
Sampson, Polson    53-6
Yates, Colstrip    53-3
Emter, Livingston    52-7 ½
Moore, Dillon    51-10 ¼
Hopf, Billings Skyview    51-6
AA – Jackson, Billings West. A – Sampson, Polson. B – Yates, Colstrip. C – Beck, Big Sandy, 48-5 ½.

High jump (7-1)
M. Hayes, Frenchtown    6-6
C. Hayes, Big Sky    6-5
Bermes, Joliet    6-4
Holt, Thompson Falls    6-3
Quist, Flathead    6-3
Swinehart, Cut Bank    6-3
Wardell, Skyview    6-3
Begger, Miles City    6-2
Hanser, Billings Central    6-2
Schubert, Thompson Falls    6-2
Vercella, Laurel    6-2
AA – C. Hayes, Big Sky. A – M. Hayes, Frenchtown. B – Bermes, Joliet. C – Bakken, Wibaux, 6-0 ½.

Long jump (23-8)
Tokarz, Flathead    22-4 ¼
Deming, Billings West    22-2 ½
Griffith, Glacier    22-2 ½
Northrop, Big Sky    21-11 ¼
Kvilhaug, Billings West    21-6 ½
Regan, Miles City    21-2 ¼
Thomas, Billings Senior    21-2
Alexander, Columbia Falls    21-1 ½
Bell, Ronan-SI    21-1
Ball, Victor    21- ½
AA – Tokarz, Kalispell Flathead. A – Regan, Miles City. B – Bell, Ronan-St. Ignatius. C – Ball, Victor.

Triple jump (48-2)
Tokarz, Flathead    47-5 ½
Griffith, Glacier    46-7
Northrop, Big Sky    45-7 ½
Graham, Big Sky    44-7
Bell, Ronan-St. Ignatius    44-5
Ball, Victor    44-4
Westfall, Hamilton    43-9 ½
Horton, CMR    43-8 ¼
Gunlikson, Glacier    43-5
McKay, Billings West    43-1
AA – Tokarz, Kalispell Flathead. A – Westfall, Hamilton. B – Bell, Ronan-SI. C – Ball, Victor.

Pole vault (15-9)
Speranza, Capital    14-6
Schubert, Thompson Falls    14-3
Christie, Butte    14-0
Creek, Flathead    14-0
Hilborn, Helena    14-0
Holt, Thompson Falls    14-0
O’Neill, Charlo    14-0
Jankovsky, Eureka    13-7
Brady, Great Falls    13-6
Brekke, Helena Capital    13-6
Creek, Flathead    13-6
Diehl, Frenchtown    13-6
Dringman, Billings West    13-6
Entemann, Red Lodge    13-6
Foley, Whitefish    13-6
Garrison, Dillon    13-6
Schwartz, Glendive    13-6
AA – Speranza, Helena Capital. A – Diehl, Frenchtown; Foley, Whitefish; Garrison, Dillon and Schwartz, Glendive B – Schubert, Thompson Falls. C – O’Neill, Charlo.

GIRLS
100 (12.24)
DiGiallonardo, Polson    12.03
A. Weber, CMR    12.18
Kanthack, Helena    12.40
Rector, Billings Senior    12.45
Gellner, Billings Skyview    12.46
T. Porch, Florence    12.46
Schulz, Whitefish    12.48
H. Porch, Florence    12.51
Sulser, Billings Senior    12.51
Espinoza, Billings West    12.60
Davis, Flathead    12.68
Wittman, Billings Central    12.70
Mane, Lewistown    12.72
Gray, Park City    12.80
M. Weber, CMR    12.80
Henderson, Corvallis    12.87
Healey, Billings Central    12.90
Roginske, Joliet    12.91
Wingard, Hellgate    12.91
Hawkins, Livingston    12.93
AA – A. Weber, CMR. A – DiGiallonardo, Polson. B – T. Porch, Florence. C – Gray, Park City.

200 (24.4*)
Kanthack, Helena    25.13
A. Weber, CMR    25.37
Schultz, Whitefish    25.53
Henderson, Corvallis    25.83
Rector, Billings Senior    25.84
Gellner, Billings Skyview    25.86
Wingard, Hellgate    25.87
DiGiallonardo, Polson    26.20
Davis, Flathead    26.41
Rauthe, Glacier    26.42
AA – Kanthack, Helena. A – Schulz, Whitefish. B – H.Porch, Florence, 26.53. C – Gray, Park City, 26.80
*-set at English distance.

400 (54.62)
M.Schulz, Whitefish    57.26
C.Smiedala, Helena    57.97
Henderson, Corvallis    58.87
Connors, Corvallis    59.83
Hanna, Billings West    59.33
J. Smiedala, Helena    59.49
Rauthe, Flathead    59.92
Hamburg, Billings West    60.27
McLeod, Butte    60.28
Sanchez, Capital    60.44
AA – C. Smiedala, Helena. A – Schulz, Whitefish. B – Rech, Big Timber, 60.97. C – Schwers, Harlowton, 60.87

800 (2:08.31)
Aragon, Billings Senior    2:15.8
Warner, Townsend    2:15.9
C. Smiedala, Helena    2:16.0
Gilchrist, Hellgate    2:19.4
Eickhoff, Corvallis    2:19.9
Hannah, Billings West    2:20.1
Elliott, Billings Central    2:21.5
Day, Skyview    2:21.6
Deleray, Glacier    2:21.6
Henderson, Corvallis    2:21.6
AA – Aragon, Billings Senior. A – Eickhoff, Corvallis. B – Warner, Townsend. C – Allen, Fort Benton, 2:29.4.

1,600 (4:55.18)
Warner, Townsend    4:55.0
Gilchrist, Hellgate    5:03.0
Morley, Bigfork    5:03.3
Grove, Billings West    5:10.1
Robbins, Skyview    5:10.3
Aragon, Billings Senior    5:10.9
Esposito, Helena    5:12.5
Day, Skyview    5:15.3
B. Creel, Bozeman    5:21.0
Eickhoff, Corvallis    5:21.3
AA – Gilchrist, Missoula Hellgate. A – Eickhoff, Corvallis. B – Warner, Townsend. C – Ludvigson, Cascade, 5:31.3.

3,200 (10:26.18)
Morley, Bigfork*    10:30.1
Gilchrist, Hellgate*    10:43.4
Warner, Townsend    10:50.8
Grove, Billings West    11:14.4
Robbins, Skyview    11:31.7
Pape, Corvallis    11:32.3
Wood, Anaconda    11:33.2
Hardin, Bozeman    11:37.6
Esposito, Helena    11:41.7
A. Creel, Bozeman    11:44.4
B. Creel, Bozeman    11:47.0
Wissenbach, Corvallis    11:47.1
AA – Gilchrist, Hellgate. A – Pape, Corvallis. B – Morley, Bigfork. C – McCafferty, Belt, 12:25.5.
*-mark set at sea level.

100 hurdles (14.34)
Sulser, Billings Senior    14.50
Harper, Sentinel    14.68
Connors, Corvallis    14.79
Reid, Thompson Falls    15.50
Sturgess, Flathead    15.62
D’Agostino, Bozeman    15.63
Espinoza, Billings West    15.69
Stromme, Belgrade    15.71
Carl, Big Sky    15.83
Remsen, Great Falls    15.88
AA – Sulser, Billings Senior. A – Connors, Corvallis. B – Reid, Thompson Falls. C – Stroot, Superior, 16.03.

300 hurdles (43.34)
H.Phillips, Plains    44.61
Harper, Sentinel    44.88
Sulser, Billings Senior    45.56
Espinoza, Billings West    45.69
Connors, Corvallis    45.93
Reid, Thompson Falls    46.25
Sturgess, Flathead    46.65
Anderson, Dillon    46.68
Gellner, Billings Skyview    46.77
K.Johnson, Flathead    47.04
AA – Harper, Sentinel. A – Connors, Corvallis. B – H. Phillips, Plains. C – Stroot, Superior, 47.20

400 relay (48.53)
Kalispell Flathead    49.34
Great Falls CMR    49.82
Butte    50.09
Corvallis    50.22
Big Sky    50.24
Billings Senior    50.27
Billings Skyview    50.29
Billings West    50.40
Whitefish    50.48
Polson    50.65
AA – Kalispell Flathead. A – Corvallis. B – Florence, 52.22. C – Richey-Lambert 51.00.

1,600 relay (3:52.46)
Corvallis     4:01.8
Helena    4:04.5
Billings West    4:04.9
Billings Skyview    4:07.8
Billings Senior    4:08.9
Kalispell Glacier    4:11.6
Hellgate    4:12.2
Great Falls CMR    4:13.3
Butte    4:13.8
Kalispell Flathead    4:15.0
AA – Helena. A – Corvallis. B – Big Timber 4:22.7. C – Seeley-Swan, 4:15.5.

Discus (154-10)
Leuenberger, Sidney    146-1
Dennis, Billings West    138-1
Wolff, Sidney    132-1
C.Jessop, Corvallis    130-7
Rowland, Geraldine    130-0
Mason, Skyview    124-9
Thompson, Plains    123-10
Harvey, Manhattan    121-10
Williams, Glacier    121-7
Pendleton, Dillon    119-11
AA – Dennis, Billings West A – Leuenberger, Sidney. B – Thompson, Plains. C – Rowland, Geraldine.

Javelin (149-6)
Estes, Anaconda    146-3
Henry, Malta    135-5

Pfister, Hellgate    134-2
Harris, Sidney    131-9
Meek, Simms    131-4 ½
Rides Horse, Hardin    128-3
Cranford, Huntley Project    127-4
Gappa, Laurel    127-3
Bignell, Capital    126-9
Nessan, Billings Senior    125-4

AA – Pfister, Missoula Hellgate. A – Estes, Anaconda. B – Cranford, H. Project. C – Meek, Simms.

Shot put (47-6)
Schroeder, CMR    41-8
King, Malta    40-6
Leuenberger, Sidney    40-5
Rides Horse, Hardin    39-6
Lehotsky, CMR    38-11 ¼
Keleti, Capital    38-9 ¼
Falcon, Colstrip    38-6
Bymaster, Broad.-Lav.    37-11
Emerson, Butte    37-5 ¾
Schwend, Joliet    37-2
AA – Schroeder, Great Falls CMR. A – Leuenberger, Sidney. B – King, Malta. C – Bymaster, Broadview-Lavina.

High jump (5-9 ½)
Mims, Billings Senior    5-5
Feilzer, Big Sky    5-4
Healey, Billings Central    5-4
Andrews, Flathead    5-3
Booth, Corvallis    5-3
Copinga, Skyview    5-3
Grimsrud, Helena    5-3
Malachaski, Stevensville    5-3
Moeller, St. Regis    5-3
Patyk, Flathead    5-3
Several at    5-2
AA – Mims, Billings Senior. A – Healey, Billings Central. B – Dailey, Glasgow; Dennehy, Colstrip; Luloff, Joliet; Reid, Thompson Falls and Wangerin, Plentywood, 5-2. C – Moeller, St. Regis.

Long jump (18-11 ¾)
Fowler, Belgrade    17-7 ¾
Mims, Billings Senior    17-7 ½
M. Weber, CMR    17-6 ¼
Stroot, Superior    17-5 ½
DiGiallonardo, Polson    17-3 ½
Semenza, CMR    17-3 ½
Rauthe, Flathead    17-3
McLeod, Butte    17-2
Healey, Billings Central    17-0
K. Smith, Billings West    17-0
AA – Mims, Billings Senior. A – Fowler, Belgrade. B – Bohl, Huntley Project, 16-8 ½. C – Stroot, Superior.

Triple jump (39-2)
K.Johnson, Flathead    37-3
Cook, Glacier    36-7 ¾
LaCock, Hinsdale    36-3
Smith, Billings West    36-2 ½
Roginske, Joliet    35-2 ½
Page, Belgrade    34-11 ¾
Connors, Corvallis    34-11
Moore, Hamilton    34-8 ½
Murphy, Big Sky    34-6 ½
Parker, Helena Capital    34-5 ¾
AA – K. Johnson, Kalispell Flathead. A – Connors, Corvallis. B – Roginske, Joliet. C – LaCock, Hinsdale.

Pole vault (13-0)
Cranford, Huntley Project    11-6
Cundith, Helena    11-6
Minow, Sidney    11-0
Gorder, Sidney    10-6
Theade, Red Lodge    10-6
Trent, Hellgate    10-6
Wacaser, Skyview    10-6
Brady, Great Falls    10-0
Frost, Corvallis    10-0
Kessel, Sidney    10-0
Reid, Thompson Falls    10-0
Risa, Billings West    10-0
Robinson, Billings West    10-0
Semenza, CMR    10-0
Waid, Havre    10-0
AA – Cundith, Helena. A – Minow, Sidney. B – Cranford, Huntley Project C – Cooper, Superior, 9-6.

 

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  • 23 May 2014

    Makena Morley gets creative to fund trip to track nationals

    Ever wanted an autographed photo of one of Montana's all-time record-breaking prep runners? Now's your chance. Bigfork High School junior and State B champion of champions Makena Morley is raising money through technology and grass roots to help her reach the New Balance Outdoor High School Track & Field Nationals meet in Greensboro, North Carolina in mid June. And any donors of $25 or more through the fundraising website IndieGoGo.com receive a Morley original complete with signature.  As of this posting, Morley is about 75 percent of the way to her goal of $2,300 for travel and lodging costs for her and her father to the national meet. Events run June 13-15. Morley isn't new to the national running scene, but she appears to be getting create in funding her trips there. She won the West Regional of the Foot Locker Cross Country Championships back in December and then finished eighth in the ensuing national race. "As a junior I have been to 4 national championship races (three in cross country and one for indoor track) but I have never won a national title, so this one is very important to me because I would love for this to be the year for me to win," Morley wrote on her IndieGoGo.com fundraising page. "It is an important year for my college recruiting process, because this is the year when all colleges are looking at you and at what you have accomplished!" IndieGoGo is a kind of online kickstarter to raise money for a cause or idea. It's "the world’s most established crowdfunding platform," according to the organization's website. Crowdfunding is the process of pooling money from many different people for a cause. Morley, a three-time winner of the State B cross country title and Gatorade Runner of the Year for Montana, plans to run the 5,000 meters at the New Balance Nationals along with either the one or two mile. For more about her trip to nationals, or to donate, you can visit her page here.

  • 12 Feb 2015

    Entry to Montana wrestling's Four-Timers Club just got tougher

    Winning four straight state wrestling titles is hard enough, but the reclassification of weight classes in Montana that began this year will likely make the feat decidedly more difficult. When the Montana High Schools Association shifted from 15 to 13 wrestling classes, it eliminated the weight at which many four-timers wrestled as freshmen. The 98 and 105 weights were combined -- as were 195 and 220 on the upper end -- to form a new hybrid weight of 103 that will leave fewer holes in brackets and dual lineups. But it also adds new competition for the lightest weight, the one typically housing freshmen, by doubling the participants. "It's going to be interesting with the weight changes," said Columbia Falls wrestling coach Jesse Schaeffer, who has a senior in his wrestling room chasing state title No. 4 this week in Shonn Roberts. "I think that's going to maybe reduce that." Twenty-three Montana wrestlers have completed their four-peats and 11 of those started at 98 pounds of lower -- Gene Davis of Missoula County High, the state's first four-timer, won his freshman year at 95 pounds in 1960 before a similar weight shift later in the decade. Add in Roberts, who will compete at 138 pounds when state action begins Friday in Billings but won at 98 in 2012, and that's exactly half. "It's kind of weird since that's what I wrestled at as a freshman," Roberts began, "but 103, the 98-105 mix, I think that's reasonable. It'll make things a little bit tougher." That's hardly the thinking behind merging weights, though. At either extreme ends of the weight scale (195 and 220 became the 205 class) fewer teams -- especially at lower classifications -- could field a full lineup. Many times, too few entrants there led to a state bracket marred by automatic byes and regular season duals that might as well skip on to 105 pounds anyway. The unintended consequence is that 2015 may be near the last time wrestling fans will get a trio of four-time possibles all on the mats at the same time. Sidney's Gresh Jones joins Roberts in the Class A tournament this week at 126 pounds searching for his fourth, while Forsyth's Matt Weber will be the talk of Class B-C with a potential fourth title. Both boys won their first -- and lightest -- at 112 pounds, though.