MARCH 31, 2018 - TIPP CITY
It was very cold and windy on Saturday, but the Covington boys and girls track teams were able to get in some work at the Tippecanoe Invitational as the girls place fourth an the boys finished seventh.
Winning for the boys were Zach Parrett, high jump, 6-0; and the 1,600 relay (Gray Harshbarger, Andrew Cates, Nathan Lyle, Tyler Freeman), 3:37.37.
Cade Harshbarger took second in the 110 high hurdles, 15.98.
Lauren Christian led the Lady Buccs, sweeping the shot put, 36-3; and discus, 119-11.
Rayna Horner won the 800, 2:27.17; and teamed with Breanna Kimmel, Paige Boehringer and Ashlyn Plessinger to win the 1,600 relay, 4:17.68.
Kimmel took second in both the 100, 13.86; and 200, 28.17.
Finishing third were the 800 relay (Maci White, Tori Lyle, Morgan Lowe, Kimmel), 1:55.94; and the 3,200 relay (Boehringer, Kelsey Dysinger, Plessinger, Danielle Alexander), 10:43.78.
At the end of the day, it was a very successful afternoon for Covington as much of the roster was able to compete and "most importantly" stay relatively healthy.