Boys Varsity Track, Girls Varsity Track · Track teams open season


The New Palestine track and field teams opened their season Tuesday with a dual meet against Yorktown at Kelso Stadium.

The Dragon girls won 72-58. The Dragon boys fell 82-50.

Winners for the Dragon girls were Sydney Miller in shot put and discus, Emily Hunter in the 100 hurdles, Lexi Baynes in the 400, Courtney Study in the 800, Emily Adam in the 1600 and Kendall Mann in the 3200. The 4×800 relay team of Adam, Megan Collins, Emma Mann and Kendall Mann also won.

For the Dragon boys, Nick Bastian won the long jump, Tucker Keevers the shot put, Richard Clevenger the discus and Wes Jewell the 400.

The Dragons are back in action March 18 at home against Connersville.