The SMSTF JV squads traveled to Olathe West for a Quad meet with Olathe West, Gardner-Edgerton, and SM East on Thursday. Overall the SMS athletes had many new personal best performances and competed well against some great competition.
In the field events there were a handful of athletes that improved personal bests by over 1 foot! Some of those include Deacon Valdivia (long jump), Marianna Perez (shot put), William White (shot put & discus), Mario Esquivel (shot put & discus), Rachel Horsley (discus), Clarissa Wolken (discus), Max Moody (discus), Maggie Summers (javelin), Irene Rues (javelin), and Sam Beach (javelin).
In the sprints, notably improvements were made by Reese Green (100), Arann Raven (200), Ceasar Barradas (100), Aurora Wessel (100 hurdles), and Jackson Mitchell (300 hurdles). In the distance events, notable improvements were made by Carter Smith (1600), Eve Snyder (1600), and David Graves (3200).
The JV squads will next be in action on Wednesday April 14 at the Shawnee Mission District JV Championship at SM North Stadium.