The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

April 25, 2013

Lamar boys win Aldo Sebben Relays

From staff reports

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Lamar’s boys won three events and took home the team championship Tuesday night in the Aldo Sebben Relays at Missouri State University.

Austin Boice won the shot put, Sam Bailey won the discus and the Tigers won the 4x800 relay with a team of Josh Garfield, Zachary Ray, Landon Compton and Drew Buckner.

Lamar won the team title with 103 points. Parkview was second with 83 points and Ozark was third with 53.

In the field events, Lamar was aided by second-place showings by Ben Bailey in the shot put and Landon Compton in the triple jump. Boice was fourth in the discus.

On the track, Lamar was second in the 4x400 relay, third in the sprint medley relay and fifth in the 4x200 relay. Buckner was third in the 800, Kaden Overstreet was sixth in the 3200 and Garfield was seventh in the 400.

Cade Payne was third in the 200 and fourth in the 100, and Jared Beshore was sixth in the 100.

Pierce City’s Cedric O’Hara was second in the 100 in 11.55 seconds.

Neosho’s Isaac McMaster won the 300 hurdles, was fifth in the 200 and ran on the second-place 4x100 and 4x200 relays along with Darrian Guillory, Justin McKee and Ryan Taylor. The Wildcats were fifth in the 4x800 relay.

Carl Junction’s Chris Whelan was third in the long jump, Christian Repsher was third and Christian Pittman was fourth in the pole vault, and Conner Rohmiller was fourth and Whelan was fifth in the triple jump.

In the girls’ division, Carl Junction’s Hope Joyner won the shot put with a toss of 35 feet, 6 inches. Teammate Katie Skaggs was fourth. Joyner was fifth in the 100 hurdles.

Carl Junction was third in the 4x800 relay with a team of Brittney Rose, Emily Keeter, JeLynn Tatum and Alex King.

Ozark won the team championship with 85 points. Bolivar was second and Lincoln College Prep was third.

Kylee Hulsey of Neosho won the high jump with a leap of 4 feet, 8 inches and was sixth in the long jump. Teammate Sydnie Lowe was fourth in the 100 hurdles.

Chynna Moore of Lamar was fourth in the triple jump, and the Tigers were third in the 4x400 relay.