Lady Cyclones third at the Zowada Invite


LUSK – The Southeast High School track and field teams returned to action Saturday at the Zowada Invite in Lusk.

The Lady Cyclones finished third with 83 points. Pine Bluffs won the meet with 168, while Burns was second with 130.

Freshman Jordan Stoddard continued her dominance with three victories.

She topped the 100-meter dash in 12.96 seconds, while winning the 400-meter dash in 59.68 seconds. Her winning time in the 400 was the lone sub 1-minute time of the race, winning the race by nearly seven seconds. Stoddard also topped high jump with a height of 5 feet, 4 inches.

The Lady Cyclones also recorded wins in the 1,600-meter sprint medley relay in 4 minutes, 43.10 seconds by Ellie Schmitt, Marjie Schmitt, Stoddard and Joycelynn Hottell, while Morgan Ekwall threw 40-11 to win shot put.

The Lady Cyclones also had a trio of third-place finishes.

Candee Coxbill placed third in the discus with a toss of 100-11, edging Ekwall and Bree Coxbill who placed fourth and eighth. Mercy McAndrew finished third in triple jump, while the 4x100 relay team of Emma Short, Marjie Schmitt, Ellie Schmitt and Hottell placed third in 55.34 seconds.

McAndrew also placed sixth in the long jump, beating out Hottell who placed eighth.

In hurdles, Marjie Schmitt finished fifth in the 300 and eighth in the 100.

In the boys’ division, the Cyclones finished sixth with 49 points. Glenrock won the team title with 174 points, while Pine Bluffs was second with 121.

The 4x400-meter relay team of Hayden Anderson, Sawyer Anderson, Greg Logsdon and Brant Fullmer picked up the only win of the day in 3:44.63.

Hayden Anderson crossed the finish line second in the 800-meter run in 2:16.34.

The 4x800-meter relay team of Reese Robertson, DJ Homer, Patrick Swank and Zander Ramirez placed third in 8:57.94, while the 4x100 team of Fullmer, Robertson, Logsdon and Sawyer Anderson came home fifth in 48.19.

Robertson finished seventh in the triple jump at 32-6.5.

In the distance events, Ramirez placed sixth in the 3,200-meter run, while Swank was seventh in the 1,600-meter run.

Both Cyclone teams return to Lusk for the annual SEWAC meet on Saturday, May 4. Action gets underway at 9 a.m.


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