Kansas State Track and Field Championships - Coverage
The Kansas state high school swim meets will crown their champions What to watch for at Kansas golf, swimming and Missouri track state meets to win a Class 6A regional tournament, which serves as the state qualifier. Bishop Seabury · Burlingame · Canton-Galva · Herington · Heritage Christian Academy · Hillsboro · Jackson Heights · Jefferson County N · Kansas City Christian. Girls and Boys State Track and Field results are in badz.info form. · · · · · · · · · · · ·
Notes — Herdman, a Washburn University football signee, has the top throw in Class 1A in the javelin out of the regional atand did it in less-than-desireable conditions a week ago.
The throw was two feet off his season best as he looks to be among the best in the field. He is seeded second in the shot put after his win in the Hays regional at Logan Trojans Boys — Jesse Bebb, sr. Girls — Lexi Hilburn, jr. PV ; 1, relay. Notes — Kats returns to state after clearing in the pole vault last year in 14th place.
The group ran 4: Natoma Tigers Boys — Tatem Ziegler, sr. Ziegler is a returning qualifier in each of his events. He finished eighth in the 1, a year ago.
The senior finished sixth in cross country in the fall in 1A. JAV ; Logan Sprick, sr. JAV ; Pierce Wolters, sr.
Girls — Rhyann Brown, fresh. JAV ; Afftin Conway, soph.
A trip to Cessna Stadium could have resulted in another team title for the Bulldogs, but led by Grabast and Wolters, Osborne might just have to settle for a spot on the podium. Two runners — who had the marks to finish high in the regional — quit the team, leaving the mid-distance duo as the top scorers.
She also is seeded sixth after winning the s in Hays. Girls — Taylor Regan, sr.
2018 STATE TRACK QUALIFIERS
LJ, TJ ; 3, relay. Notes — Regan has won multiple medals in her events through three-plus years at the state meet. This year should be no exception. The defending state champion in the long jump and the third-place finisher in the triple jump last year, Regan won the triple jump at the Hays regional a week ago and is seeded fifth at Regan is headed to Barton Community College next season to compete in both track and field and basketball.
Bahr was among the fastest in the area in the 1A ranks this season — and was third in what turned out to be a slow Hays regional behind St.
2018 KSHSAA State Track & Field Entries/Heats/Qualifiers
Palco Roosters Boys — Taylor Keller, sr. Girls — Madison Funk, sr. He ran fourth in the Hays regional to qualify, seeding him 14th. Paige Keller returns in the javelin, while Funk is a first-time qualifier.
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TJ ; 3, relay. Bird ran as a part of two relays a year ago for the Bulldogs, but qualified for the first time in the open and 1, in her senior campaign. Teammate Miller won the long jump in Hays, and was fourth in the Miller was eighth a year ago as a freshman in the long jump, going PV ; Jordan Raby, soph.
LJ ; Tayton Weeter, soph.
PV ; relay; 1, relay, 3, relay. Girls — 3, relay. Last fall, the Indians made their first appearance in a state championship football, then this winter the team had its best finish in a state basketball tournament when it was fourth in Class 1A Division I. It was the first trip to a state basketball tourney since for the Indians. The Indians — led by Raby and Rogers — scored 76 points to win the Hays regional ahead of Osborne last week.
Francis won three events, including the and 1, relays. LJ ; relay. Schools with or fewer students in grades have the option to play Eight-man football instead of the traditional man game. In man football, there are five classes 6A, 5A, 4A, 3A, Awith 32 schools in 6A and 5A, 64 schools in 4A and 3A, and the remaining schools 43 for and ; 41 for and in A.
Kansas State Track and Field Championships - Meet Information
In eight-man football, there are two divisions of roughly equal size, with schools scheduled to compete in 8-man for the and seasons, decreasing to for and due to consolidation in many rural towns. Classes 3A and 2A will have 48 schools each, and Class 1A will have the remaining man football playing schools 31 in and District play was introduced to determine playoff participants in From throughonly district champions advanced to the playoffs. Inthe top two teams in each man district began to qualify for the playoffs; district runners-up were added to the playoff brackets for 8-man in In those classifications, teams now schedule the first eight games on their own, with the ninth week acting as the first week of the playoffs.
Teams are seeded onto the bracket based upon overall record and divided into two groups of 16 based upon geography. The same format will be used in Class 4A beginning in Schools form leagues to compete against one another, and participation in a particular league is voluntary. Most schools in a league are located within a close geographic range. However, due to sparse population in western Kansas, schools in the same league are often separated by distances of more than miles, and in a few cases, schools are almost miles apart.
For example, in policy debate, there are state championships for 6A, 5A, 4A, and A combined. The meet, which features athletes from schools in all six classes, is one of the nation's largest high school meet, with more than 3, athletes participating.
The state track meet hosted its th competition in The eight-man championships are currently held at Fischer Field in Newton. Missouri holds its title games at two sites over two separate weekends. The state basketball championships are held the second week of March, with girls and boys competition taking place at the same time.