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Nofziger Wins Long Jump Title; Ten Birds Advance To Division III Regionals




Haley Nofziger was Pettisville's sole athlete to win a district title at Ayersville, Saturday, May 24. She won the long jump and also placed second in the 300 hurdles, shown here.- photo by Mary    Huber

Haley Nofziger was Pettisville’s sole athlete to win a district title at Ayersville, Saturday, May 24. She won the long jump and also placed second in the 300 hurdles, shown here.- photo by Mary Huber

Ten Pettisville track and field athletes advanced out of the Division III district track and field meet, Thursday, May 22, and Saturday, May 24 at Ayersville.

At district, the top four finishers in each event advance to the regional.

On the boys side, Alex Frey, a senior, advanced in three events. He finished third in both the 1600- and 3200-meter runs and is a member of the 4×800- meter relay team that finished second.

Austin Borton, a junior, was fourth in the 1600 and was also a member of the 4×800 team, along with sophomores Lincoln Frey and Chris Matthews.

The PHS boys placed 11th with 29.33 points. Archbold won with 87.5.

On the girls side, Haley Nofziger, a junior, won the long jump with a leap of 16 feet, four inches. She also placed second in the 300-meter hurdles.

Brady Avina, a freshman, finished second in the 400 and was on the 4×800 team that placed third with sophomores Rachel Beck and Chelsea Schmucker and freshman Tessa Yoder.

Stephanie Yoder, a freshman, was second in the pole vault.

The PHS girls placed fifth with 51 points. Archbold won with 103.5.

Boys

Archbold 87.5, Tinora 71.5, Ayersville 67, Edgerton 62, Liberty Center 53, Hilltop 50, Hicksville 48.33, Patrick Henry 37, Fairview 35.5, Continental 33, Pettisville 29.33, Antwerp 27.83, Montpelier 22, Edon 13, Stryker 10, Fayette 8, North Central 6

Shot put: 1. King (Ay), 49-0; 7. Kevin York (P), 42-6 3/4.

Pole vault: 1. Fuller (T), 12-6; 8. Lincoln Frey (P), 10-6.

4×800: 1. Fairview, eight minutes, 17.45 seconds; 2. Pettisville (Borton, L. Frey, Matthews, A. Frey), 8:19.11 (school record).

3200: 1. Krick (Ant), 10:07.10; 3. A. Frey(P), 10:12.61.

1600: 1. Perkins (F), 4:30.14; 3. A. Frey (P), 4:31.77; 4. Borton (P), 4:33.14.

800: 1. Klinger (H), 2:00.15; 7. L. Frey (P), 2:04.42.

Girls

Archbold 103.5, Patrick Henry 76.5, Tinora 74.5, Edgerton 66.5, Pettisville 51, Edon 51, Continental 45.5, Ayersville 44, Liberty Center 39, Montpelier 32, North Central 28, Antwerp 22, Fayette 9, Fairview 7, Stryker 6, Hilltop 4, Hicksville 1.5

Long jump: 1. Nofziger (P), 16-4.

Pole vault: 1. Meyer (PH), 9-0; 2. S. Yoder (P), 8-6.

High jump: 1. Henricks (E), 5-1; 8. Nichole Stetten (P), 4-8.

4×800: 1. Archbold, 10:16.39; 3. Pettisville (Beck, Schmucker, T. Yoder, Avina), 10:37.04.

4×200: 1. Tinora, 1:49.52; 5. Pettisville (Avina, Schmucker, Beck, Nofziger), 1:51.46.

300 hurdles: 1. Daniels (E), 45.76 seconds (meet record); 2. Nofziger (P), 47.03.

1600: 1. King (A), 5:44.82; 5. T. Yoder (P), 5:58.89.

800: 1. Gobrogge (A), 2:23.45; 7. Schmucker (P), 2:37.63.

400: 1. Bidlack (C), 1:01.53; 2. Avina (P), 1:02.44.

Regional Meet At Tiffin

The Div. III regional meet at Tiffin Columbian High School is scheduled for Wednesday, May 28 and Friday, May 30. Events on both days begin at 4 p.m.

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