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Montana high school track & field leaders 4/23

Here is the most recent list of Montana prep track and field leaders, updated through Tuesday, April 23, by the Missoulian’s Fritz Neighbor.

BOYS

100 (10.67)
Sobrero, Columbus 10.67
Mustard, Big Sky 10.96
Daum, Butte 10.99
Surber, Chinook 11.00
Brekke, Capital 11.11
Carver, Dillon 11.11
Heffner, Florence 11.16
Sarceni, Billings Senior 11.18
Metcalf, Hardin 11.20
Molyneaux, Chinook 11.20
AA – Mustard, Big Sky. A – Carver, Dillon. B – Sobrero, Columbus. C – Surber, Chinook.

200 (21.06)
Roush, Billings West 22.29
Brekke, Capital 22.33
Daum, Butte 22.41
Mustard, Big Sky 22.46
Kvilhaug, Billings West 22.74
Paffhausen, Dillon 22.87
Dolese, Hellgate 22.93
Umsted, Helena 22.94
Vanderby, Manhattan 23.01
Brekke, Capital 23.07
AA – Roush, Billings West. A – Paffhausen, Dillon. B – Vanderby, Manhattan. C – McCafferty, Belt, 23.11.

400 (47.9*)
Nickol, Capital 49.82
Kvilhaug, Billings West 50.38
Reneau, Sentinel 50.66
Harwood, Whitefish 50.81
Pfertsch, Twin Bridges 50.81
Epperly, Glacier 50.99
Roush, Billings West 51.38
Staats, Sentinel 51.56
Nissen, Laurel 51.67
Cochran, Helena 51.78
AA – Nickol, Capital. A – Harwood, Whitefish. B – Vanderby, Manhattan, 52.30. 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 1:58.9
Fraley, Glacier 2:00.1
Apedaile, Hamilton 2:00.7
Rather, Big Sky 2:00.7
Cardon, Whitefish 2:01.1
Staats, Sentinel 2:01.3
Hovland, Billings West 2:01.5
Walker, Billings West 2:01.6
AA – Perrin, Flathead. A – Apedaile, Hamilton. B – Wilbur, Townsend, 2:02.5. C – Guiliot, Twin Bridges, 2:08.0.

1,600 (4:13.3)
Peterman, Hellgate 4:17.5
Perrin, Flathead 4:20.0
Fraley, Glacier 4:23.6
Herrick, Hellgate 4:32.7
Schmalz, Hamilton 4:34.1
Mogan, Laurel 4:36.2
Alexander, Ronan-SI 4:36.3
Petsch, Billings West 4:36.5
H. May, Bozeman 4:36.7
Waler, Billings West 4:38.1
Hyatt, Bainville 4:38.2
Lantis, Terry 4:38.2
C. May, Bozeman 4:38.2
AA – Peterman, Hellgate. A – Schmalz, Hamilton. B – Alexander, Ronan-St. Ignatius. C – Hyatt, Bainville, and Lantis, Terry.

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
Alexander, Ronan-SI 9:49.8
Schmalz, Hamilton 9:50.3
F. Petsch, Billings West 9:51.6
Rei, Helena 9:54.6
Hamilton, Sentinel 9:58.0
Albert, Hamilton 9:58.7
Holmes, Bozeman 9:59.0
Thorpe, Hellgate 9:59.1
Reed, Helena 9:59.3
Martell, Bozeman 10:00.6
AA – Peterman, Hellgate. A – Schmalz, Hamilton. B – Alexander, Ronan-St. Ignatius. C – Hyatt, Bainville, 10:01.7.

110 hurdles (14.21)
Storm, CMR 15.07
Zier, Manhattan 15.27
Sinrud, Capital 15.44
Penny, Westby-Grenora 15.49
James, Glacier 15.52
Ludeman, Charlo 15.61
Vanderby, Manhattan 15.66
Lange, Big Sky 15.67
Andriolo, Bozeman 15.68
Paffhausen, Dillon 15.68
AA – Storm, CMR. A – Paffhausen, Dillon. B – Zier, Manhattan. C – Penny, Westby-Grenora.

300 hurdles
Dolese, Hellgate 38.88
Owens, Big Sky 39.31
Schubert, Thompson Falls 39.93
Storm, CMR 40.07
Lange, Big Sky 40.25
Zier, Manhattan 40.29
Borrows, Helena 40.58
Cebulla, Glacier 40.70
Casey, Stevensville 40.79
Paffhausen, Dillon 40.82
AA – Dolese, Hellgate. A – Paffhausen, Dillon. B – Schubert, Thompson Falls. C – Pope, Charlo, 42.30.

400 relay (41.48)
Butte 43.19
Billings West 43.46
Big Sky 43.78
Sentinel 43.79
Helena Capital 44.03
Billings Senior 44.24
Helena 44.28
Glacier 44.36
Whitefish 44.45
Frenchtown 44.54
AA – Butte. A – Frenchtown. B – Manhattan 45.26. C – Charlo 45.20.

1,600 relay (3:19.26)
Helena Capital 3:27.2
Billings West 3:28.2
Big Sky 3:28.3
Sentinel 3:30.8
Glacier 3:32.2
Billings Skyview 3:33.8
Twin Bridges 3:33.9
Hamilton 3:34.2
CMR 3:34.7
Billings Senior 3:34.8
AA – Capital. A – Hamilton. B – Manhattan 3:39.2. C – Twin Bridges.

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
Dennehy, Butte 155-0
Zahn, Livingston 150-8 ½
Woods, Hellgate 148-3
AA – Douglass, Sentinel. A – Butt, Corvallis. B – Flanagan, Big Timber. C – Lommen, Alberton, 143-4.

Javelin (205-6)*
Buche, Hellgate 190-4
Ogen, Glacier 190-1
Bermes, Joliet 189-0
Wahl, Scobey 182-8
Ball, Victor 179-0
Hulslander, Glacier 184-7
Todd, Glacier 181-4
Lehman, Hardin 179-11
Hall, Choteau 178-6 ½
Hill, Hellgate 177-10
AA – Buche, Hellgate. A – Lehman, Hardin. B – Bermes, Joliet. 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
Dissly, Bozeman 57-0
Quesenberry, Bi. West 54-6
Maier, Big Sky 56- ¾
Bradley, Billings West 55-6
Sampson, Polson 53-6
Yates, Colstrip 53-1 ½
Emter, Livingston 52-7 ½
Moore, Dillon 51-10 ¼
AA – Jackson, Billings West. A – Sampson, Polson. B – Yates, Colstrip. C – Beck, Big Sandy, 46-6 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
Wardell, Skyview 6-3
Begger, Miles City 6-2
Granger, Butte 6-1
Grimsrud, Helena 6-1
Kemmis, Skyiew 6-1
Murphy, Helena 6-1
Robinson, Glacier 6-1
Schubert, Thompson Falls 6-1
Stubbs, Belgrade 6-1
AA – C. Hayes, Big Sky. A – M. Hayes, Frenchtown. B – Bermes, Joliet. C – Bakken, Wibaux, 6-0.

Long jump (23-8)
Tokarz, Flathead 22-4 ¼
Griffith, Glacier 22-2 ½
Northrop, Big Sky 21-11 ¼
Deming, Billings West 21-8
Kvilhaug, Billings West 21-6 ½
Thomas, Billings Senior 21-2
Alexander, Columbia Falls 21-1 ½
Bell, Ronan-SI 21-0
McGree, Butte Central 20-10 ¼
Laird, Billings West 20-9 ½
AA – Tokarz, Kalispell Flathead. A – Alexander, Columbia Falls. B – Bell, Ronan-St. Ignatius. C – Qualls, Chinook, 20-4 ¼.

Triple jump (48-2)
Griffith, Glacier 46-7
Tokarz, Flathead 46-7
Northrop, Big Sky 45-7 ½
Bell, Ronan-St. Ignatius 44-5
Ball, Victor 44-4
Westfall, Hamilton 43-9 ½
Nichols, Billings Central 42-11 ¾
Gunlikson, Glacier 42-8
Graham, Big Sky 42-6 ½
McKay, Billings West 42-6 ½
AA – Griffith, Glacier. A – Westfall, Hamilton. B – Bell, Ronan-SI. C – Ball, Victor.

Pole vault (15-9)
Speranza, Capital 14-6
Creek, Flathead 14-0
Hilborn, Helena 14-0
Holt, Thompson Falls 14-0
O’Neill, Charlo 14-0
Jankovsky, Eureka 13-7
Christie, Butte 13-6
Creek, Flathead 13-6
Diehl, Frenchtown 13-6
Foley, Whitefish 13-6
Garrison, Dillon 13-6
Schubert, Thompson Falls 13-6
AA – Speranza, Helena Capital, 14-6. A – Diehl, Frenchtown, Foley, Whitefish and Garrison, Dillon. B – Holt, Thompson Falls. C – O’Neill, Charlo.

GIRLS

100 (12.24)
Kanthack, Helena 12.40
T. Porch, Florence 12.46
H. Porch, Florence 12.51
A. Weber, CMR 12.53
Espinoza, Billings West 12.60
Sulser, Billings Senior 12.63
Schulz, Whitefish 12.68
Wittman, Billings Central 12.70
Mane, Lewistown 12.72
Davis, Flathead 12.77
Gray, Park City 12.80
Rector, Billings Senior 12.84
DiGiallonardo, Polson 12.90
Healey, Billings Central 12.90
Roginske, Joliet 12.92
Hawkins, Livingston 12.93
Gellner, Billings Skyview 12.97
Snyder, Hardin 13.00
AA – Kanthack, Helena. A – Schulz, Whitefish. B – T. Porch, Florence. C – Gray, Park City.

200 (24.4*)
Kanthack, Helena 25.86
Schultz, Whitefish 26.18
A. Weber, CMR 26.28
Gellner, Billings Skyview 26.33
Henderson, Corvallis 26.49
H. Porch, Florence 26.53
Rector, Billings Senior 26.60
Gellner, Skyview 26.74
Gray, Park City 26.80
Davis, Flathead 26.81
AA – Kanthack, Helena. A – Schulz, Whitefish. B – H.Porch, Florence. C – Gray, Park City.
*-set at English distance.

400 (54.62)
C.Smiedala, Helena 57.97
Henderson, Corvallis 58.87
J. Smiedala, Helena 59.49
McLeod, Butte 60.28
Hamburg, Billings West 60.40
Sanchez, Capital 60.44
Deleray, Glacier 60.49
Wallen, Frenchtown 61.06
Day, Billings Skyview 61.15
Rauthe, Flathead 61.25
AA – C. Smiedala, Helena. A – Henderson, Corvallis. B – Rech, Big Timber, 61.95. C – Sweet, Valley Christian, 62.11.

800 (2:08.31)
Warner, Townsend 2:15.9
C. Smiedala, Helena 2:16.2
Aragon, Billings Senior 2:17.2
Eickhoff, Corvallis 2:19.9
Hanna, Billings West 2:21.0
Deleray, Glacier 2:21.6
Day, Skyview 2:21.6
Morley, Bigfork 2:21.8
Ruby, Hellgate 2:23.1
Robbins, Bilings Skyview 2:23.3
AA – C. Smiedela, Helena. A – Eickhoff, Corvallis. B – Warner, Townsend. C – Cooper, Harrison, 2:32.6.

1,600 (4:55.18)
Warner, Townsend 4:55.0
Gilchrist, Hellgate 5:03.0
Morley, Bigfork 5:05.4
Aragon, Billings Senior 5:10.9
Esposito, Helena 5:12.5
Day, Skyview 5:15.3
Grove, Billings West 5:17.1
Eickhoff, Corvallis 5:21.3
Robbins, Skyview 5:23.0
Hassell, CMR 5:23.5
AA – Gilchrist, Missoula Hellgate. A – Eickhoff, Corvallis. B – Warner, Townsend. C – Ludvigson, Cascade, 5:42.7.

3,200 (10:26.18)
Morley, Bigfork* 10:30.1
Gilchrist, Hellgate* 10:43.4
Warner, Townsend 10:50.8
Grove, Billings West 11:17.7
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
Robbins, Skyview 11:45.4
Wissenbach, Corvallis 11:47.1
Mundel, Columbia Falls 11:47.7
AA – Gilchrist, Hellgate. A – Pape, Corvallis. B – Morley, Bigfork. C – McCafferty, Belt, 12:36.1.
*-mark set at sea level.

100 hurdles (14.34)
Connors, Corvallis    14.79
Sulser, Billings Senior    15.21
Reid, Thompson Falls    15.50
D’Agostino, Bozeman    15.90
KJohnson, Flathead    15.98
Sturgess, Flathead    16.12
Coburn, Big Sky    16.15
Espinoza, Billings West    16.21
Suaro, Loyola    16.30
Stroot, Superior    16.34
Carl, Big Sky    16.47
AA – Sulser, Billings Senior. A – Connors, Corvallis. B – Reid, Thompson Falls. C – Stroot, Superior.

300 hurdles (43.34)
Sulser, Billings Senior 45.56
H.Phillips, Plains 45.82
Espinoza, Billings West 45.89
Gellner, Billings Skyview 46.77
Connors, Corvallis 46.82
Anderson, Dillon 46.93
K.Johnson, Flathead 47.04
Stroot, Superior 47.20
Holmes, Seeley-Swan 47.31
Reid, Thompson Falls 47.34
Sturgess, Flathead 47.39
Carl, Big Sky 47.59
Hawkins, Livingston 47.91
Runkel, Charlo 48.22
P.Holmes, Seeley-Swan 48.34
Coburn, Big Sky 48.51
T.Porch, Florence 48.71
Ehmann, Darby 48.74
McNally, Bigfork 48.91
AA – Sulser, Billings Senior. A – Connors, Corvallis. B – H. Phillips, Plains. C – Stroot, Superior.

400 relay (48.53)
CMR 49.93
Butte 50.09
Big Sky 50.24
Flathead 50.25
Corvallis 50.27
Polson 50.65
Billings Skyview 50.72
Billings Senior 51.20
Whitefish 51.20
Billings West 51.31
AA – Great Falls CMR. A – Corvallis. B – Florence, 52.22. C – Charlo 53.10.

1,600 relay (3:52.46)
Corvallis 4:01.8
Helena 4:04.5
Billings Skyview 4:07.8
Billings Senior 4:09.8
Butte 4:13.8
Belgrade 4:15.6
Seeley-Swan 4:16.3
Billings West 4:16.5
Whitefish 4:16.9
Hellgate 4:17.8
AA – Helena. A – Corvallis. B – Bigfork, 4:26.0. C – Seeley-Swan.

Discus (154-10)
Leuenberger, Sidney 146-1
Dennis, Billings West 133-0
Wolff, Sidney 132-1
C.Jessop, Corvallis 130-7
Mason, Skyview 124-9
Pendleton, Dillon 119-11
Albright, Corvallis 119-3
Schreoder, CMR 119-0
Williams, Glacier 118-9
Hall, Bozeman 118-7
AA – Dennis, Billings West A – Leuenberger, Sidney. B – Falcon, Colstrip, 117-2. C – Hanley, Alberton, 113-5.

Javelin (149-6)
Estes, Anaconda 146-3
Harris, Sidney 128-5
Cranford, Huntley Project 127-4
Bignell, Capital 126-9
Pfister, Hellgate 126-0
Rides Horse, Hardin 125-5
Henry, Malta 125-2
Zuehlsdorff, Colstrip 124-9
Cooney, Butte Central 123-7
Lehotsky, CMR 121-0
AA – Bignell, Helena Capital. A – Estes, Anaconda. B – Cranford, H. Project. C – Cooper, Harrison, 118-0.

Shot put (47-6)
Schroeder, CMR 41-8
Leuenberger, Sidney 40-5
Falcon, Colstrip 38-6
King, Malta 38-5 ½
Lehotsky, CMR 38- ½
Emerson, Butte 37-2
Keleti, Capital 37-1 ¾
Bymaster, Broad.-Lav. 37-1 ½
Bignell, Capital 36-7 ½
Pfister, Hellgate 35-9
AA – Schroeder, CMR. A – Leuenberger, Sidney. B – Falcon, Colstrip. C – Bymaster, Broadview-Lavina.

High jump (5-9 ½)
Feilzer, Big Sky 5-4
Booth, Corvallis 5-3
Copinga, Skyview 5-3
Malachaski, Stevensville 5-3
Dailey, Glasgow 5-2
Dennehy, Colstrip 5-2
Fowler, Belgrade 5-2
Healey, Billings Central 5-2
Luloff, Joliet 5-2
Reid, Thompson Falls 5-2
Wangerin, Plentywood 5-2
AA – Feilzer, Big Sky. A – Booth, Corvallis, and Malachaski, Stevensville B – Dailey, Glasgow, Dennehy, Colstrip, Luloff, Joliet and Reid, Thompson Falls. C – Moeller, St. Regis, and Smith, Sheridan, 5-0.

Long jump (18-11 ¾)
Fowler, Belgrade 17-7
M. Weber, CMR 17-6 ¼
Stroot, Superior 17-5 ½
Semenza, CMR 17-3 ½
McLeod, Butte 17-2
Rauthe, Flathead 17-1 ½
Cook, Glacier 16-10 ½
Connors, Corvallis 16-9
Mason, Skyview 16-8 ¾
Bohl, Huntley Project 16-8 ½
AA – M Weber, CMR. A – Fowler, Belgrade. B – Bohl, Huntley Project. C – Stroot, Superior.

Triple jump (39-2)
K.Johnson, Flathead 37- ¼
Cook, Glacier 36-7 ¾
Smith, Billings West 35-5 ½
Connors, Corvallis 34-11
Page, Belgrade 34-6 ¼
Moore, Hamilton 34-3
H. Phillips, Plains 34-3
Andrews, Flathead 34-2 ¾
Carlon, North Star 34-2 ¼
Fowler, Belgrade 34-2 ¼
AA – K. Johnson, Flathead. A – Connors, Corvallis. B – H. Phillips, Plains. C – Carlon, North Star.

Pole vault (13-0)
Cranford, Huntley Project 11-6
Cundith, Helena 11-1
Trent, Hellgate 10-6
Wacaser, Skyview 10-6
Minow, Sidney 10-6
Theade, Red Lodge 10-6
Gorder, Sidney 10-0
Reid, Thompson Falls 10-0
Waid, Havre 9-9
Palmer, Sentinel 9-7
AA – Cundith, Helena. A – Minow, Sidney. B – Cranford, Huntley Project C – Cooper, Superior, 9-6.

Montana high school track and field leaders, plus class leaders, compiled from daily newspapers. 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.

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