Shawnee Mission North Relays bring top high school track talent together, NEJC athletes fare well

SM North's Ike Diggs took fourth in the 110-meter hurdles. Photo by Andrew Poland.
SM North’s Ike Diggs took fourth in the 110-meter hurdles. Photos by Andrew Poland.

Some of the fastest-running, highest-jumping, farthest-throwing teens in the metro convened at Shawnee Mission North on Friday for the annual Shawnee Mission North Relays. Among the local competitors who found their way to the podium with top-three placements were:

Girls

  • Destiny Ray, SM East, 1st place, 100 meter dash and 200 meter dash
  • Lindsey Rowatt, SM West, 3rd place, 800 meter run
  • Amber Reed, SM North, 2nd place, 3200 meter run
  • Ingrid Worth, SM East, 3rd place, 3200 meter run
  • Katie McAdam, Jessie Stindt, Annabelle Rixon and Destiny Ray, SM East, 3rd place, girls 4×100 meter relay
  • Mary Humphreys, Dara Williams, Riley Kaiser and Lindsey Rowatt, SM West, 1st place, girls 4×800 meter relay
  • Katie Kasunic, Cassie Raines, Molly Ryan and Amber Reed, SM North, 3rd place, girls 4×800 meter relay
  • Natalie Lanman, SM North, 3rd place, girls pole vault
  • Natalie Meyers, Bishop Miege, 3rd place, girls long jump
  • Jessie Stindt, SM East, 1st place, girls triple jump
  • Desirae Upton, SM South, 3rd place, girls shot put

Boys

  • Jaden Johnson, Bishop Miege, 3rd place, boys 100 meter dash, and 2nd place, boys 200 meter dash
  • Brandon Denman, SM North, 1st place, boys 200 meter dash
  • Jack Young, SM East, 2nd place, boys 800 meter run
  • Danny Bradley, Brandon Denman, Zach Pittman and Noah Laird, SM North, 3rd place, boys 4×100 meter relay
  • Matt Winter, Kirby Grigsby, Bill Patterson and Michael Patterson, SM West, 3rd place, boys 4×400 meter relay
  • Grant Roesner, Will Clough, John Arnspiger and Jack Young, SM East, 1st place, boys 4×800 meter relay
  • Jack Durst, SM West, 1st place, boys high jump
  • Carlitos Hernandez, SM North, 2nd place, boys triple jump
  • Cameron Key, Bishop Miege, 3rd place, boys triple jump

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