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May 12, 2014

Schacher, Firkins, Schmidt are conference champs

BLOOMFIELD — The Centerville Big Reds and Redettes had three athletes claim a total of four conference titles at the South Central Conference track and field meet in Bloomfield on Thursday.

Centerville’s Michael Firkins took first place in both the shot put and discus events. Firkins recorded a throw of 147’6” in the discus event while recording a best-toss of 49’5” in shot put.

The Big Reds’ Graydon Schmidt won the conference title in the long jump, with a best jump of 19’5”.

Cassidy Schacher brought home the Redettes’ lone SCC title in the 3,000 meter run, timing in at 12:46.092.

The Big Reds finished third overall, as Albia won their first conference track meet since 1939. The Redettes were sixth as Davis County took the team title.

Centerville will be in Mt. Pleasant on Thursday for the state qualifying meet.

2014 South Central Conference championships

at Bloomfield

Thursday, May 8

Girls’ results

Team scores — 1, Davis County 171; 2, Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont 144; 3, Albia 71; 4, Clarke 69; 5, Chariton 66; 6, Centerville 59.

Centerville results

3,000 run — 1, Cassidy Schacher 12:46.092. Shuttle hurdle — 4, Centerville 1:18.217. Distance medley — 5, Centerville 5:20.12. 4x200 relay — 3, Centerville 2:00.95. 400 hurdles — 3, Stephanie Grenko 1:15.44. 1,500 run — 6, Hanna Sheston 6:21.32. 4x400 relay — 3, Centerville 4:47.4. 4x800 relay — 3, Centerville 12:43.73. 400 dash — 5, Peyton Kauffman 1:06.99. 200 dash — 5, Mikala White 29.99. Sprint medley — 6, Centerville 2:16.941. 4x100 relay — 5, Centerville 57.73. Discus — Rachel Valentine 104-8. Shot put — 4, Valentine 32-6; 6, Kylee Joiner 30-1.

Boys’ results

Team scores — 1, Albia 187; 2, Clarke 128; 3, Centerville 84; 4, Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont 53; 5, Clarke 49; 6, Chariton 47.

Centerville results

4x800 relay — 5, Centerville 10:07.81. 110 hurdles — 2, Graydon Schmidt 15.142. 200 dash — Schmidt 23.02. Medley relay — 2, Centerville 3:53.54. 4x100 relay — 4, Centerville 50.67. 100 dash — 5, Garrett Moorman 11.865. 4x200 relay — 2, Centerville 1:35.18. 4x400 relay — 2, Centerville 3:35. Discus — 1, Michael Firkins 147-6. Shot put — 1, Firkins 49-5. Long jump — 1, Schmidt 19-5; 3, Kolton Gonnerman 18-9.5. High jump — Brett Bauman 5-6.

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