Mar 152016

By Greg Perkins
Competing in their first track meet of the season, the Skydome Classic held March 5 at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, the Joseph City Wildcats placed fifth overall in the 27-team event. The Lady Wildcats failed to place anyone in the top six positions to score points.
In the boys’ 60 meter dash, Joe Burt was 31st with a time of 8.11.
In the 200 meter dash, Joe Burt placed 41st with a time of 26.97.
In the 400 meter run, Forester Flake finished second overall with a time of 53.46 and Max Mosier placed 40th.
In the 800 meter run, Forester Flake was again second overall with a time of 2:02, Eligh Ashcroft finished 27th and Max Mosier was 46th.
In the 1600 meter run, Talon Smith was eighth with a time of 4:55 and Stephen Williams finished 56th.
Koby Smith placed 14th in the 60 meter hurdles with a time of 10.18.
In the high jump, Koby Smith finished tied for seventh, clearing 5-10, Aaron Johnstun placed 11th and Josh Fisher was 13th.
Matt Fields placed second in the triple jump, covering a distance of 41-07.25.
In the girls’ 200 meter dash, Sarah Layden finished 40th with a time of 33.16.
In the 400 meter dash, Kaylie Gardner placed 16th with a time of 1:08 and Sarah Layden was 26th.
In the 800 meter run, Kaylie Gardner was 14th with a time of 2:41, Shyann Flake finished 32nd and Abby Hunt was 42nd.
In the 1600 meter run, Alyssa Hutchens finished 35th with a time of 7:44.
In the 60 meter hurdles, Rachel Layden finished 22nd with a time of 12.15 and Leigh Neal placed 36th.
In the long jump, Alyssa Hutchens finished 19th with a distance of 12-06 and Tricia Morgan was 34th.