By Lisa Hughes
The Hawks track teams were able to come home with some medalists at the very hot Bayard C-D meet held on Saturday. Athletes competed against other athletes as well as temperatures that reached into the mid 80’s.
On the boys side, two Hawks placed in three events. Austin Weyers led the Hawks with a 5th place in the triple jump with a jump of 39’ and a 6th place finish in the long jump with a jump of 18’ 4 1/2”. Jordan Houser was the Hawks other place winner with a 5th place in the 400 meter dash in a time of 56.56 seconds.
For the girls, the Lady Hawks had two individual placewinners and two relays that placed. Jerilyn Scherbarth led the Lady Hawks with a 4th place finish in the 800 meter run in a time of 2:38. Michaela Metcalf finished 6th in the triple jump with a jump of 30’ 3 1/4”. The Lady Hawks two mile relay team finished 5th in a time of 11:28.2. Relay members were Kerisa Marx, Jenn Scherbarth, Brittany Ferguson, and Jerilyn Scherbarth. The mile relay team finished in 6th place in a time of 4:48.9. Running on this relay were Jenn Scherbarth, Whitney Heiting, Brittany Ferguson, and Cydney Jancik.