Wildcats Compete at Prestigious Ames Hi Covey Relays

In 31 years of coaching HS track and field, Hi Covey's teams won 31 district, 30 conference, nine state outdoor, and eight state indoor championships.  He was posthumously inducted into the United States Track & Field Coaches Hall of Fame.
In 31 years of coaching HS track and field, Hi Covey's teams won 31 district, 30 conference, nine state outdoor, and eight state indoor championships. He was posthumously inducted into the United States Track & Field Coaches Hall of Fame.

The Carlisle varsity boys' track and field team finished ninth out of 13 teams at the Hi Covey Relays Ames High School April 12. WDM Valley won the team title with 122 points, followed by Ankeny Centennial (93), Cedar Rapids Kennedy (84), Linn-Mar (79), Ames (73), Southeast Polk (62), Iowa City High (57), Indianola (45), Carlisle (42), Waterloo West (41), Lake Mills (16), Marshalltown (15), and Mason City (11).

Top 8 CHS Finishers (Varsity)

1st       Long Jump:     Max Goodhue 21'1.75

3rd       High Jump:      Trenton Beck 6'2

4th       High Jump:      Tommy Donovan 6'0

4th       400m dash:      Ben Rowray 54.43

5th       800m sprint medley: Dontae Duah-Nolan Brunsen-Ben Rowray-Dane Wright 1:38.94

6th       Shuttle hurdle relay: Trenton Beck-Kacyn Pickering-Nolan Brunsen-Max Goodhue 1:02.27

6th       4x800m relay: Cutler Palar-Kyle Miller-Tristen Kessler-Kolby Fritz 8:34.32

7th       Discus: Ben Jones 129'00

7th       110m high hurdles: Max Goodhue 15.34

7th       1600m Distance Medley: Hung Hoang-Karson Dunn-Mark Hubbell-Jonathan Flaws 4:04.34

8th       200m Dash: Dane Wright 24.10

8th       4x100m relay: Ben Rowray-Trenton Beck-Cole Henderson-Kacyn Pickering 45.28

 

The junior varsity finished seventh overall with 45 points. WDM Valley also won the junior varsity division with 130 points.

Top 8 CHS Finishers (JV)

1st       110m high hurdles: Dontae Duah 16.18

2nd      Shuttle Hurdle relay team: Karson Dunn-Dontae Duah-Nic Goodhue-Bryce Murray 1:05.68

3rd       discus: Vaughn Gibson 115'10

5th       shot put: Vaughn Gibson 39'11.75

5th       long jump: Sam McPhee 18'2

6th       discus: Joey Donovan 109'03

6th       400m hurdles: Hunter Snyder 1:05.83

7th       1600m run: Carter Logue 4:56.62

8th       800m sprint medley: Jace Vollstedt-Tegan Wyckoff-Hung Hoang-Cejay Whisler 1:45.18

 

"The Hi Covey Relays is one of the best meets in the entire state," explained Head Coach Jared Fletcher. "We are fortunate that we get to compete against some of the best 4A programs in the state at this meet. Our field events continue to be a strength of ours both at the varsity and junior varsity levels. We are starting to see times improve with our hurdlers, sprinters, mid-distance and distance kids, which is a sign of good things to come as our season progresses."

 

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