On April 8, the Edgemont Track team traveled to Spearfish for the Queen City Classic meet.
In the boys 100 meter hurdles preliminaries, Lathen Stevens was 14th, with a time of 11.76 seconds. In the 4 X 100 relay, Stevens, along with teammates Jared Refior, Ryan Simons and Dustin Curl, placed 9th in the finals, with a time of 46.93 seconds.
The boys 4 X 800 relay team, consisting of Rhett Beard, Kaleb Darrow, Chris and Ryan Simons, placed 11th in the finals, with a time of 10:21.02. In the medley relay, Chris Simons, Beard, Curl and Stevens, placed 4th with a time of 3:54.05.
In the long jump, Stevens placed 10th with a jump of 19 feet 6 inches. Curl placed 13th, with a jump of 18 feet 11 inches.
On the girls side of things, Jessica Tubbs placed 11th in the high jump and long jump events.
On April 14, Edgemont traveled to Newcastle, Wyo., for the Race to the Ball track meet. The meet was called early because of the rain, so only a few events were completed.
In the 3,200 meter run, Emily Moore placed 4th with a time of 18:41.36. In the 100 meter hurdles, Jenna Ostenson placed 7th with a time of 21.03 seconds.
In the boys 110 meter hurdles, Darrow placed 5th with a time of 24 seconds. Stevens placed 4th in the 100 meter dash with a time of 12.32 seconds. Refior placed 11th in the same event with a time of 12.86 seconds.
In the 4 X 800 meter relay, Darrow, Beard, Chris and Ryan Simons placed 5th with a time of 11:02.64. Curl placed 9th in the 200 meter dash, with a time of 25.81 seconds. Refior placed 13th in the same event, with a time of 26.34 seconds.
Darrow placed 4th in the 1,600 meter run, with a time of 5:53.95. Chris Simons placed 7th in the same event, with a time of 6:34.45.
Jessica Tubbs placed 4th in the high jump. Tubbs’ jump was 4 feet 1 inch. Tubbs also placed 3rd in the long jump by jumping 12 feet 11 inches.
Stevens won the long jump, with a jump of 20 feet and 5.25 inches. Curl placed second with a jump of 20 feet and 1.75 inches. Ryan Simon was 6th with a jump of 17 feet 10 inches.
Abby Tidball placed 8th in the shot put event, with a throw of 29 feet 3.5 inches. The girls team was 7th overall on 12 events scored, with 19 points. The boys team was 5th overall, with 41 points.