Boys Varsity Track, Girls Varsity Track · Track teams sweep Spartans


The New Palestine track and field teams swept Connersville Tuesday at Kelso Stadium.

The Dragons girls won 103-28. The boys won 77.5-54.5.

Sydney Miller won the shot put and discus for the Dragons girls. Taylor Kelley won the 100 and high jump. Lexi Baynes was also a double-winner, taking the 200 and 400. Kennedy Garrett won the long jump, Emily Adam the 800, Emma Mann the 1600 and Kendall Mann the 3200.

The Dragons swept the relays, with Maya Hobbs, Kelley, Emily Hunter and Garrett winning the 4×100. Hobbs, Morgan Stone, Anne Bauer and Baynes won the 4×400. Emily Adam, Jocelynn Flagle, Megan Collins and Emma Mann won the 4×800.

Richard Clevenger swept the shot put and discus for the Dragons boys. Wes Jewell won both the 200 and 400. Madix Johnson won the 100, Damon Hockett the high jump and Nick Bastian the long jump. The 4×400 of Bastian, Daris Johnson, Madix Johnson and Grayson Thomas won, as did the 4xx400 relay of Jaret Whitaker, Drew Lapenta, Eian Roudebush and Jewell.

The Dragons are next in action April 3 at the Chatard Invitational.