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Union – Paul Brown takes 8th in Shot Put

Union – Paul Brown takes 8th in Shot Put

Union student-athlete Paul Brown takes 8th place in shot put in the Division I MHSAA State Finals.

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Creston – Sam Freeman takes 2nd in 200m

Creston – Sam Freeman takes 2nd in 200m

Creston student-athlete Sam Freeman takes 2nd in the 200m in the Division II MHSAA State Finals.

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Ottawa Hills Boys finish in 2nd Place over all D2

Ottawa Hills Boys finish in 2nd Place over all D2

Ottawa Hills Boys finished runner-up/2nd place for Division II MHSAA State Finals 

1st place in the 800m relay (Sam Beal, Jacorri Millbrooks, Shawn Kneeland, Teyland Avery). They also broke the OHHS 800m relay school record with a 1.28.16.

2nd and 3rd in the 100m (Teyland Avery and Sam Beal). Also broke the OHHS 100m school record with a 10.60.

3rd in 200m (Sam Beal), breaking the OHHS 200m school record with a 21.76.

2nd in 400m (Davon Mickinney).

9th in the 400m (Jacorri Millbrooks).

2nd in 400m relay (Sam Beal, Charles Wysinger, Teyland Avery, Cameron Brown).

 2nd in 1600m relay (Jacorri Millbrooks, Devon McKinney, Rashard Bivins, Davon McKinney).

 7th in the 110m hurdles (Shawn Kneekand) .

 

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Creston Track State Qualifiers

Creston Track State Qualifiers

The following Creston student-athletes have qualified for the MHSAA State Track Finals.

Eunice Eyamba, D’Asia Ingram, Nike Willis and Raven Haywood – Girl’s 4 x 100 relay

D’Asia Ingram – Girls 100m

Sam Freeman – Boys 200m

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Creston Track

Creston Track

Creston student-athletes Sam Freeman, Cortez Sims, D’Asia Ingram and Eunice Eyamba earned All Confernece honors last Saturday at the OK Blue Conference meet.

In addition Andrea Kooistra tied the school record in the Girls pole vault at 8′ 0″. This ties the school record set by Annie Waalkes last week.

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Creston Results at Hopkins Invitational

Creston Results at Hopkins Invitational

Annie Waalkes (City) broke the school record in the girl’s pole vault with an 8’0 vault taking 2nd place.

Eunice Eyamba was a double winner in the 100m and 200m.

Other medalists were:

Alicia Gaines – Discus 5th place
Melanie Rothey (City) – Shot put 6th place
Abdul Salat – 1600m – 3rd place
Nick Maternowski (City) – 3200m – 3rd place
Josh Bell (City) 3200m – 6th place

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Creston Track Results

Creston Track Results

Creston HS’s track and field team competed against Wyoming HS for track and field on Thursday, April 25. The following were winners in their events.

* Discuss winner is Erin O’Driscoll

* 800 meter winner is Annie Waalkes

* Long Jump winner is Mike Meyers

* High Jump winner is Ethan Exoo

* 4 x 200 meter Relay team are Cortez Sims, Devin Lawshea, Isaiah Johnson, and Sam Freeman

* 1600 meter and 3200 meter winner is Abdul Salat

* 4 x100 relay team are Mike Meyers, Isaiah Johnson, Devin Lawshea, and Sam Freeman

* 200 meters winner is Sam Freeman
* 400 meters winner is Cortez Sims
* 800 meters winner Jorge Roque

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Sharnell James – Burger King Athlete of the Week

Sharnell James – Burger King Athlete of the Week

Sharnell James is a 4 year varsity letter athlete. As a sophomore she was on the state qualifying team in the 4×100 that finish 10th overall in the state. In 2012 Sharnell was named the team MVP. Sharnell primary event is the 100m dash and her personal best is 12.96, she also competes in the 200m dash (fastest time is 26.8), 4×100, 4×200 & 4×400 relays. Sharnell has not lost the 100m dash competition this year.

Sharnell also plays on the OHHS volleyball team. Sharnell has been an honor student her entire 4 years at Ottawa Hills and is currently thinking about attending Hampton University, Grand Valley University or Michigan State University. Sharnell has a 3.53 GPA.

To hear the broadcast: BK AOTW-Sharnell James-Ottawa Hills Track Final Mix

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The results from Indoor State Championships

The results from Indoor State Championships

Sam Beal won the 200m dash (22.41 FAT),Teyland Avery finished 5th in the 60m dash, girls 4×200 relay took 8th (Ottawa Hills track members are Chantel Lister and Satorie Spicer), and boys relay took 3rd overall (Ottawa Hills track members are Rashard Bivins, Sam Beal and Teyland Avery).

Overall, the Grand Rapids F.I.R.E./Grand Rapids Track Club have 2 State Champions and 8 who are All State — Ottawa Hills have 1 State Champion and 5 who are All State.

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State Qualifiers in Indoor Track

State Qualifiers in Indoor Track

Ottawa Hills Students Qualify for State and National Indoor Track Meets

 Student athletes from Ottawa Hills High School have qualified for the Michigan Indoor Track Series State Championship Meet and the National Scholastic Athletics Foundation New Balance Nationals Indoor Meet. The state meet is being held on Saturday, February 23, 2013 at Central Michigan University. All qualifiers from GRPS compete for the Grand Rapids F.I.R.E./Grand Rapids Track Club.

 The girl’s state 4x200m relay team is Satorie Spicer, Chantal Lister, Kendra Akins, Sharnell James, and Kyaira Roberts. The boy’s state qualifying team in the 4x200m relay is Teyland Avery, Sam Beal, Tevaughn Hill, Jacorri Millbrooks, and Rashard Bivens (Alternate).
 
Individual state qualifiers in the 400m dash are Chantal Lister and Jacorri Millbrooks. 60m and 200m dash individual state qualifiers are Sam Beal and Teyland Avery. Due to the Michigan Indoor Track Series rules, students can only compete in one individual event at the state championship. Beal will run the 200m dash, in which he is currently ranked first in the state. Avery will compete in the 60m dash; he is currently ranked 6th overall.

 The national meet will take place in New York City on March 8-10, 2013. Both Beal and Avery will run the 60 meter dash in the championship division. Beal and Avery will be joined by Teyvaughn Hill and Jacori Millbrook for the boys 4×200 relay in the emerging elite division.

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