Girls Varsity Track · TRACKCATS Score Big at West Region


The Bath County TRACKCATS Gals kicked off their 2020 Indoor Season at the West Region Meet inside the CFSB Center on the Campus of Murray State University.

The ladies left Owingsville early Friday morning for the five hour drive then toured the Murray State Campus and Sports Facility.

The CFSB Center houses a 242 Meter Track with four turns and four straights, and is the home site of Murray State Basketball.

 

The Meet included eight Running events (55m Hurdles – 55m Dash – 3000m – 4x200m Relay – 1600m – 400m – 800m – 4x400m Relay) and two Field events (High Jump – Shot Put).

The TRACKCATS finished 3rd overall with 60 points, in a field of eleven scoring teams, behind Calloway County’s 88 points and University Heights 67 points.

The Team competed in nine of the ten events and just 53% of the scoring heats still finishing eighteen points ahead of fourth place Owensboro Catholic.

TRACKCATS sets Indoor School Record:

The 4×200 Meter Relay Team of Junior Amelia Oldfield – Junior Jenna Copher – Sophomore McKayla Hatfield – Junior Jaycie Bussell set a new INDOOR SCHOOL RECORD finishing in a time of 2:13.09. This was a challenge with staggered Exchange Zones and the Four Turn Track.

Amelia Oldfield and Isabella Copher earned Medals in their events. Amelia placed 1st Overall in the 400 Meter Dash with a time of 1:06.26 and Isabella was 2nd in the 1600 Meter Run at 5:57.80.

Establishing Indoor Personal Records (PR):

Jenna Copher – 55 Meter Dash – 8.96.

Mallory Brashear – 800 Meter Run – 3:07.71

Gabbi Hill – Shot Put – 26-09.00

  

All eleven athletes competing scored in the Meet including first time Throwers Candice Caskey and Emma Hall.

Scoring: Isabella Copher 14 – Amelia Oldfield 12 – Jaycie Bussell 6 – Mallory Brashear 6 – Hadley Alderman 5 – Emma Hall 5 – Gabbi Hill 4 – Kaylee Staviski 3 – Candice Caskey 3 – Jenna Copher 1 – McKayla Hatfield 1.

RESULTS

—-Varsity Girls—-

-55 Meter Dash-
14 Jenna Copher            8.96
17 McKayla Hatfield        9.91

-55 Meter Hurdles-
6 Kaylee Staviski         12.19

-4×200 Relay Team-
5 Amelia Oldfield/Jenna Copher/
McKayla Hatfield/Jaycie Bussell 2:13.09

-1600 Meter Run-
2 Isabella Copher       5:57.80

-400 Meter Dash-
1 Amelia Oldfield      1:06.26
5 Jaycie Bussell  1:19.46

-800 Meter Run-
3 Isabella Copher     2:47.43
4 Mallory Brashear    3:07.71
5 Hadley Alderman     3:09.77

-4×400 Relay Team-
5 Amelia Oldfield/Mallory Brashear/
Hadley Alderman/Jaycie Bussell     5:16.24

-Shot Put-
4 Emma Hall          27-07.50
5 Gabbi Hill         26-09.00
6 Candice Caskey     25-02.00

The TRACKCATS next meet is Saturday February 1 for the Wildcat Classic on the Campus of the University of Kentucky, inside the Nutter Field House

“Long May You Run”