The SM South Track & Field squads opened up the 2021 competitive season with a home meet this past Friday evening. Beautiful weather made for great performances. Over half of the team competed in their first high school meet and established marks to work towards improving the rest of the season. The veterans on the team had great performances as well with some new personal bests.
SMSTF had six event champions on the evening: Kirsten Womack (Shot Put and Discus), Chloe Cox (Javelin), Max Close (Javelin), Jordan Upton (High Jump), and Kywann Edwards (100m). The boys 4×800 relay of Nick Petrella, David Graves, Finn Wilson, and Lloyd Dodson also turned in a winning performance.
The JV squad will be in action on Thursday 4/1 at Olathe West in a Quad Meet (OW, SME, GE, SMS) with events beginning at 3:45. The Varsity will be hosting the annual SM South Relays on Saturday 4/3 in the SMS Stadium with field events beginning at 10:00 AM and running events beginning at 11:30 AM. Come catch some of the action.