Shumway, girls 4x200 earn state titles
Kyler Shumway won his third straight state 1-A shot put title and the girls 4x200 relay team also State champions Kyler Shumway in the shot put and the girls 4x200 relay team on the awards stand.won a state title at the State Track Meet May 21-22 at Boise.
Shumway won the shot put with a mark of 599¼ just inches short of the state meet record. He also took second place in the discus with a mark of 1538 and was 8th in the 100 meter dash in 11.77.
The girls 4x200 relay team of Kristin Hill, NaTosha Schaeffer, Shelby VonBargen and MaKayla Schaeffer took first in a time of 1:49.62.
The same girls competed in the 4x400 relay and took second in 4:31.58 and in the 4x100 relay where they took third in 53.47.
In the 300 hurdles, NaTosha Schaeffer took second in 50.34. During the prelims on Friday she set a personal best of 48.63 that was just 0.11 seconds off the school record held by Tabitha Sonnen.
MaKayla Schaeffer took third in the long jump with a mark of 154½.
Mary Shears earned a state medal with a 6th place finish in the discus with a mark of 1042. She also placed 7th in the shot put at 328.
As a team the girls placed 5th out of 36 scoring schools with 43 points. They were just 10 points behind first.
Brock Heath competed in the 3 distance races and earned a state medal with a 6th place finish in the 3200 in 10:08.77. He placed 7th in the 1600 in 4:50.67 and 11th in the 800 in 2:06.93.
Ryan Dalgliesh  finished 13th in the 400 in 55.34 and was unable to clear the opening height in the high jump. 
As a team the boys placed 9th out of 35 scoring schools with 24 points.
Brock Heath in the 3200 where he earned a state medal. He also competed in the 800 and 1600.
NaTosha Schaeffer finishes second in the 300 hurdles final in the rain as one of the other competitors crashes over the final hurdle.
MaKayla Schaeffer crosses the finish line in first place in the 4x200.
Shelby VonBargen hands off to NaTosha Schaeffer in the 4x200 relay.
Kristin Hill gets out of the blocks to start the 4x200 relay.
Kyler Shumway took second place in the discus competiton.
MaKayla Schaeffer finished third in the long jump.
Mary Shears earned a state medal in the discus competition.
The rains hard started coming down heavily by the time the 4x100 started as evidenced by the splash Kristin Hill makes as she hands off to Shelby VonBargen.
Snow was coming down by the time the 4x400 was held. Here Kristin Hill hands off to MaKayla Schaeffer.
Ryan Dalgliesh brushes into the bar as he attempts to clear opening height in the high jump.
You can see the snow and slush on the field as NaTosha Schaeffer finishes the 4x400 relay in second place.
Mary Shears in the shotput competition.
Ryan Dalgliesh in the 400 meter dash prelims.
NaTosha Schaeffer was out in front in the 300 hurdle prelims. She just missed breaking the school record.
Photos are by Michelle Schaeffer.

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