BRYAN – After day one of the NWOAL track and field championships on Tuesday, Wauseon leads the boys meet while Archbold is first in the girls meet. The Indian boys have 52.25 points to runner-up Swanton’s 27, while the Blue Streak girls have 42 to 39 from Wauseon.
In the boys meet, Wauseon’s 4×800 meter relay team won the event with a time of 8:18.56.
Winning field events in the county were Ethan Baker of Wauseon in the discus and Gunnar Oakes of Swanton in the high jump. The pole vault finals for both boys and girls were postponed to Friday due to weather conditions.
Numerous girls in the county won field events as well. Wauseon’s Kallie Strauss took home the title in the shot put, Swanton’s Julia Smith was victorious in the high jump, and Emily Roth of Archbold in the long jump.
The finals of all other running events will take place on Friday beginning at 7 p.m.
Wauseon 52.25, Swanton 27, Delta 22, Liberty Center 21.25, Montpelier 21, Archbold 19, Evergreen 13, Bryan 11.25, Patrick Henry 8.25
4×800 relay finals- Wauseon (Beck, Suarez, Blanchong, Vernot), 8:18.56; 110 hurdle prelims- Snyder (M), 15.39; 100 prelims- Storeholder (D), 11.03; 4×200 relay prelims- Liberty Center (McCullough, Carpenter, Smith, Myers), 1:33.73; 4×100 relay prelims- Bryan (Hausch, Garza, Rummel, Dolan), 44.45; 400 prelims- Fisher (A), 51.4; 300 hurdle prelims- Myers (L), 40.82; 200 prelims- Storeholder (D), 22.57; 4×400 relay prelims- Wauseon (Hutchison, Reynolds, Leininger, Creager), 3:37.69; Shot put finals- Demaline (L), 53-4; Discus finals- Baker (W), 153-5; High jump finals- Oakes (S), 6-2; Long jump finals- Snyder (M), 20-4.25.
Archbold 42, Wauseon 39, Swanton 30, Delta 23, Patrick Henry 19, Bryan 14.5, Liberty Center 12.5, Montpelier 12, Evergreen 3
4×800 relay finals- Liberty Center (Detmer, Babcock, Davenport, Kundo), 10:12.13; 100 hurdle prelims- Richardson (A), 16.75; 100 prelims- Wyse (W), 13.40; 4×200 relay prelims- Archbold (Lambert, Driver, Miller, Roth), 1:53.08; 4×100 relay prelims- Montpelier (Cox, Blake, Scholma, Quaderer), 53.63; 400 prelims- Wyse (W), 1:03.59; 300 hurdle prelims- Mealer (W), 48.95; 200 prelims- Roth (A), 26.16; 4×400 relay prelims- Archbold (Lambert, Miller, Riley, Roth), 4:15; Shot put finals- Strauss (W), 36-3; Discus finals- Miller (P), 125-11; High jump finals- Smith (S), 5-2; Long jump finals- Roth (A), 16-2.5.