Class 2A, Region 3 Track and Field: North sweeps titles

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By Brad Stephens

LOUISVILLE – North Oldham was the class of the track Tuesday night at the region championships.

The boys and girls teams swept the Class 2A, Region 3 track and field championships during a humid night at Christian Academy-Louisville.

On the boys side, the Mustangs scored 154 points, out-pacing Moore (65), CAL (59), Spencer County (57) and Henry County (56).

As for the girls, the Lady Mustangs tallied a commanding 213 points. They soundly defeated host CAL (86), Waggener (61), Shelby County (54) and Collins (43).

Both the boys and girls teams will be well represented at the state championships May 23 in Lexington.

“When I first moved to North six and a half years ago we didn’t have a track,” girls coach Alan Yanke said. “We ran on the soccer field, practiced some days at OC.

“To build what we have in the last six years… it’s tremendous work and due to the help of some great coaches we’ve been able to do a lot of great things.

North girls winners were as follows:

Christina Ausley, Grace Dieterle, Erin Edmundson, Julia Ritz

100 hurdles
Elizabeth Olive

Long jump
Paige Didier

Erin Olsson, Olive, Nicole Moeller, Jesse Sanders

Maggie Mollak

Triple jump
Emily Morsman

Pole vault
Haley Oliver

High jump
Paige Didier

Olsson, Moeller, Sanders, Dieterle

Boys winners:

Tyler Thompson, Logan Otter, Seth Stevens, Adam Zimmerman

110 hurdle
Korbin Zamudio

Triple jump
Ryan Kozak

Trenton Fryman

300 hurdle

Long jump
Arien Beasley