Day 1 of District Competition:The following three athletes already qualified for regionals:
Jae Hughes for winning the girls high jump with a district record-tying jump of 5'1"!
Joel Purugganan for qualifying for regionals in the pole vault with a PR vault of 13'7" during a jump-off against teammate Jacob Michael. (A bittersweet moment as Jacob officially finishes 5th at districts with a vault of 13'4" just missing out on qualifying for regionals) Both Jacob and Joel are ranked 4th all time for Elida pole vault!
KeShawn Spivey placed 3rd in the long jump! KeShawn's jump of 21' 7.75" ranks him 2nd all time for Elida long jump!
The relay team of Dravyn Jones, Cameron Fetter, Nazareus Wright, and Arzaiah Little broke the district 30 year old school record in the 4x100 meter relay with their time of 42.97 seconds!
Many other Elida Bulldogs advanced to Friday's district finals. Top 4 in each event on Friday will qualify for the Region 8 track meet next week @ Piqua. Go Dawgs!