State track: Day 1 wrap-up
May 18, 2012
A summary of the action from the first day of the Colorado State High School Track and Field Championships on Thursday at Jeffco Stadium in Lakewood:
•The Middle Park boys qualified fourth in the preliminary heats for the 3A boys 4×200 relay with a time of 1:31.39 and advance to the final on Friday.
•The Middle Park girls posted the 13th fastest time in their preliminary heat for the 3A girls 4×200 relay, but will not advance to the finals.
•The West Grand boys ran a 1:35.72, which was the 13th fastest in the preliminary heats for the 2A boys 4×200 relay, but will not advance to the finals.
•In the 2A girls 100-meter hurdles West Grand’s Erica Lucas just missed out in qualifying for the finals finishing in 10th place with a 17.26. West Grand’s Chyenne Sims finished in 16th.
•West Grand’s Travis Gore posted the eighth fastest qualifying time in the 2A boys 110-meter high hurdles and advances to the final on Saturday.
•Middle Park’s Sam Little looks to be on his way to defending his 3A boys 110-meter high hurdles title posting the fastest time in qualifying with a 14.57.
•In the 3A boys 200-meter dash Middle Park’s Travis Potts posted the 13th fastest time in the preliminary heats, but will not advance to the finals.
•In the 3A boys pole vault Middle Park’s Kellen Lutz placed fifth.
•In the 3A girls high jump Middle Park’s Katy Mulligan placed sixth by clearing 5-2.
•In the 2A girls high jump West Grand’s Kristina Ekren finished in a tie for 10th place by clearing 4-10.