The Arapahoe Lady Warriors placed fifth with 58 points. Dundy County-Stratton won the meet with 141 team points, edging Cambridge for the top spot by four points. The Arapahoe boys placed third with 100.5 points. The Cambridge Trojans won the meet with 142 points, beating Wauneta-Palisade by six points.
Mariah Watson led the way for the Lady Warriors. She won the 300 meter hurdles event with a time of 51.99 seconds. Watson placed third in the 400 meter dash with a time of 1:06.42. Emilee Hanke had a time of 30.31 seconds, placing her third in the 200 meter dash. Joslyn North placed third in the 3200 meter run with a time of 14:25.11. Hannah Whitson placed in a pair of events for Arapahoe. She placed fourth in the 3200 meter run with a time of 14:41.23. She had a time of 6:58.61 in the 1600 meter run, placing her fifth.
The Lady Warriors had all three of their relay teams scored points at the meet. The 4×400 relay team of Joslyn North, Aisha Namyrgozhoeva, Emilee Hanke, and Mariah Watson won with a time of 4:49.47. The 4×800 relay team of Tracy Roskop, Hanke, Namyrgozhoeva, and North placed second with a time of 11:34.0. The 4×100 team of Namyrgozhoeva, Hope Koller, Roskop, and Hanke placed sixth with a time of 1:04.92.
The Warriors had three runners place in running events. Conner Luke won the 300 meter hurdles with a time of 42.65 seconds. He finished third in the 400 meter dash with a time of 54.47 seconds. John Lee had a pair of their place finishes for Arapahoe. He had a time of 5:30.57 in the 1600 meter run. Lee finished the 3200 meter run in 11:50.01. Colton Hearn placed fourth in the 100 meter dash with a time of 12.11 seconds.
Arapahoe was successful in the field events. Carson Schroeder had a pair of second-place finishes. He cleared 5’8” in the high jump. Schroeder had a jump of 37’9” in the triple jump. Gentry Anderson placed third in the discus throw with a distance of 119’0”. Tyler Miller placed third in the triple jump with a jump of 36’4.5”. He placed fourth in the long jump with a distance of 17’11”. Tristan White cleared 5’2” in the high jump to place fifth. Reilley Einspahr rounded out the field events with a sixth-place finish in the pole vault by clearing 9’6”.
The Warriors had all three of their relay teams place in the top four at Benkelman. The 4×100 meter relay team of Colton Hearn, Conner Luke, Carson Schroeder, and Gentry Anderson won the event with a time of 46.39 seconds. The 4×800 meter relay team of John Lee, Tyler Miller, Reilley Einspahr, and Jackson Koller finished third with a time of 9:35.70. The 4×400 meter relay team of Luke, Hearn, Koller, and Schroeder placed fourth with a time of 3:52.88.
The Warriors began their week by traveling to Cambridge for an invitational on Monday, April 8. They will then travel to McCook for the Medicine Valley Invitational on Friday, April 12.