wins 2 events
Brock Heath won both the 1600 and 3200 at a 12 team track meet at Kamiah Tuesday, April 14.
Heath won the 1600 in 5:01.8 and the 3200 in 10:32.7.
Also winning an event was the girls 4x100 relay team of Kristin Hill, NaTosha Schaeffer, Katie Nuxoll and MaKayla Schaeffer. They won in a time of 55.4. The same four girls also teamed up to place second in the 4x100 relay in 1:55.7, just 2 tenths of a second behind the winning Lapwai team.
Devin Schmidt placed in 3 different events for the boys team as he was 2nd in the triple jump at 40’5” and 3rd in both the long jump at 18’5¾” and the Discus at 126’2”.
Also placing for the girls team was Kaylee Uhlenkott, who was second in the shot put at 31’9” and the medley relay team which place third in 2:08.5.
The boys and girls teams each scored 62 points in the meet.
Shot put standout Kyler Shumway didn’t compete as you’re limited to only so many meets and he was to compete at the Pasco Invitational April 18.
Shumway breaks record again
Kyler Shumway again broke the Prairie school record in the shot put but this time it was only good enough for second place in the event at the Pasco Invitational at Pasco, Wash., Saturday, April 18.
Shumway tossed the shot 59’1½” on his final toss, which gave him the lead in the competition until Andrey Levkiv of Renton, Wash., made his final throw, which was 62’2”.
Shumway’s toss broke his school record of 58’8½” set 11 days earlier.
Pledge Night for PHS Drug Free Group
May 13th at 6pm in the middle school cafeteria will be the pledge night for the incoming freshman students and all current PHS students who would like to join the PHS Drug-Free Group for the next school year. Dinner will be served at 6pm (subway sandwiches, homemade soups and desserts) and then get ready to play Pickleball, board games, Guitar Hero and other computer games until 9pm. Come say good-bye to our seniors and welcome in our freshman!! Parents are welcome and encouraged to join in the fun and find out about our group. All pledges need to be signed that night along with permission slips and money for our Silverwood trip.
Call Colleen Sonnen 962-7049 or 962-3521 for more information
PHS TRACK 2009
30-Area Best & Lewiston, 3 p.m.
8-9-Regionals at Kamiah, 4 p.m. May 8, 10 a.m. May 9
15-16-State Track at Boise