SCW tracksters continue on the right path

Jeff Boschee breaks SCW record

On Tuesday, May 2, the  SCW Blackhawks track team made the trek to Freeman for the Don Diede Relays. Although it was late before they returned home, several tracksters felt it was worth the long day of competition, as many came home with top eight placings, and some beat their own personal record at the meet.

For the boys, Hayden Beigh placed fourth in the 400M dash, while Carter Hitchcock placed fifth, and Jeff Boschee came in at eighth place. Payton Uecker placed seventh in the 800M run. Tyson Eddy brought home third place in the 300M hurdles, and Cody Slykhuis finished in eighth in the same event. The 4X800M relay team of Sam Baruth, Hitchcock, McCoy Schulz and Uecker came in fourth place, and the medley relay team of Eddy, Slykhuis, Beigh and Schulz ended in seventh place. 

In field events, Toby Kneen threw the discus for a seventh-place finish. Boschee won the high jump competition with a Blackhawk record breaking leap of 6 feet and 4.25 inches, and he finished in third place in the long jump and fourth place in triple jump. Slykhuis brought home second place in the triple jump. 

For the girls, Lizzy Boschee came in eighth in the 200M dash, and she finished third in both the 100M and 300M hurdles. The 4X200M relay team of Kali Hofer, Jayda Hohn, Kam Ochsner and Kenna Ochsner brought home an eighth-place finish. The 4X800M relay team of Jaycee Baruth, Addy Baruth, Kali Hofer and Ellie Hofer finished in fifth place.

For field events, Hannah Terkildsen jumped to a second-place finish in high jump, while Aubrey Senska ended the meet in eighth place in the same event. Lizzy Boschee placed in her fourth event of the meet with a sixth-place finish in the long jump.

On Saturday, May 6, Jeff and Lizzy Boschee both competed at the Howard Wood Relays in Sioux Falls. Jeff tied for third place across all three classes in the high jump. Lizzy ran strong in both the 100M and the 300M hurdles, but she didn’t make it out of the preliminaries.

The Blackhawks competed at the 281 Conference meet in Huron on Tuesday, May 9, and are at the Buck Timmons Memorial Track Meet in Parkston today (Thursday).  They then go to Alexandria for the Hanson Invitational on Monday, May 15. 

…See a picture in the May 11 issue of the Sanborn Weekly Journal!

Comments are closed.

  • Weather

    Failure notice from provider:
    Connection Error:http_request_failed
  • Upcoming Events

    June 2024
    Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
    May 26, 2024 May 27, 2024 May 28, 2024 May 29, 2024 May 30, 2024 May 31, 2024 June 1, 2024
    June 2, 2024 June 3, 2024 June 4, 2024 June 5, 2024 June 6, 2024 June 7, 2024 June 8, 2024
    June 9, 2024 June 10, 2024 June 11, 2024 June 12, 2024 June 13, 2024 June 14, 2024 June 15, 2024
    June 16, 2024 June 17, 2024 June 18, 2024 June 19, 2024 June 20, 2024 June 21, 2024 June 22, 2024
    June 23, 2024 June 24, 2024 June 25, 2024 June 26, 2024 June 27, 2024 June 28, 2024 June 29, 2024
    June 30, 2024 July 1, 2024 July 2, 2024 July 3, 2024 July 4, 2024 July 5, 2024 July 6, 2024
  • Recent Posts

  • Contact Us

    Ph/Fax: 605.796.4221

    PO BOX 218
    Woonsocket, SD 57385
  • Archives