Young Marmaton Valley, Crest athletes shine at Uniontown

A number of middle school track athletes from Marmaton Valley and Crest met in Uniontown on Tuesday. Marmaton Valley's seventh grade boys and girls took first place as a team.

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April 26, 2023 - 2:12 PM

Marmaton Valley Junior High’s Bryant Uhlrich, left, and Andie Carr run at a track meet in Uniontown Tuesday. PHOTOS BY HALIE LUKENMVHS

UNIONTOWN — Tuesday’s Uniontown Middle School track meet brought out the best in athletes from Marmaton Valley and Crest.

Marmaton Valley hauled in a total of 11 gold medals on the day, including four by eighth-grader Cooper Scharff on the boys side in eighth-grade competition. Crest won nine events at Tuesday’s meet.

The Wildcat seventh-grade boys and girls teams both won their respective divisions, while the MVJH eighth-grade boys took second as a team. Crest’s eighth-grade girls and seventh-grade boys both placed third, while the Lancer seventh-grade girls took fourth. Crest’s eighth-grade boys took sixth. Marmaton Valley’s eighth-grade girls placed eighth.

Results follow:

Seventh grade girls

Team scores — 1. Marmaton Valley, 88; 4. Crest, 63

High jump — 1. Evva Sander, MV, 4’2”

Long jump — 1. Addisyn Drake, MV, 13’6.75”; 3. Tatum Slyter, Crest, 11’9.25”; 11. Kaylee Burris, MV, 9’10.75”; 13. Sander, 9’10.5”; 15. Emma Kent, Crest, 8’6.25”

Discus — 1. Summer Valentine, Crest, 66’8.5”; 3. Drake, 63’2.5”; 4. Clara Ferguson, 63’; 9. Devynn Sitler, Crest, 46’7”; 12. Tayleigh Forman, MV, 41’11”

Shot put — 1. Valentine, 31’8.5”; 2. Ferguson, 29’6’; 5. Drake, 24’2”; 6. Sitler, 23’8.75”; 7. Forman, 22’11.25”

3200 meters — 1. Emma Louk, MV, 13:28.0; 2. Kallei Robb, Crest, 13:29.52

100m hurdles — 1. Drake, 20.34; 8. Braylee Edgerton, Crest, 23.21

100 meters — 8. Sander, 16.20; 9. Louk, 16.71; 12. Gracyn Ellington, Crest, 18.06; 13. Burris, 18.25; 14. Kent, 18.32

1600 meters — 1. Louk, 6:45.39; 4. Ellington, 7:15.71; 5. Haylie Aiello, MV, 7:36.29

4x100m relay — 4. Crest ((Robb, Valentine, Edgerton, Slyter), 1:05.79

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