The CCHS Jets track team visited Riverdale HS last weekend to compete in the Warrior Invitational. The weather was nice, but a little breezy.
The boys scored eight points, with Dakota Rucker tallying six of these points by placing sixth in the shot put with a throw of 42 ft. 6 in.
In the discus, he also placed sixth with a throw of 117 ft. 6 in.
The boys 4x100 relay took seventh in a time of 44.77.
"I believe this may be a school record," said Ted McCaslin.
On the girls side, they finished in third place out of 17 teams.
"Times are getting better with each meet," McCaslin added.
Kayla Daniell set another school record in the 3200, with a time of 12:16 in which she finished in first place.
The 4x800 relay team of Victoria Ports, Olivia McCoy, Jaclyn Reagan and Kayla Daniell also set a school record in 10:28 and placed first overall. Victoria Ports won the 800 meter run in a school record 2:29.84.
Dimi Iles took 5th in the 100 high hurdles. Iles, Samara Ham and Deanna Sola all placed in the 300 hurdles as well.
Freshman Brianna Taylor and junior Maggie Bernabei placed in the 800. Bernabei, Taylor and Meghan Server all scored big points in the 1600 meter run. Server also scored points in the 3200 as well.
Freshman Jennifer Hedgecoth scored a second place in the 400 meter run in a time of 1:03.90.
The girls 4x400 relay of Hedgecoth, McCoy, Lauren Sliger and Reagan scored a 3rd place in a time of 4:28.
The 4x200 meter relay team of Sliger, McCoy, Reagan and Brandi Green scored sixth.
The 4x100 relay team of Hedgecoth, Tori Noel, Green and Brooke Golden placed seventh.
In the field events, Noel took third in the triple jump with a jump of 30 ft. 2 1/2 inches. In the Long Jump, she place fourth with a jump of 14-2.
CCHS will we in action on Friday, April 8, at Walker Valley High School in The Optimist Invitational.
According to tn.milesplit.com, other teams entered Friday are Baylor, Bradley Central, Brainerd, CSAS, Chattanooga Central, Cleveland, Cocke County, Cookeville, Dalton, GA; Dickson County, East Hamilton, East Ridge, GPS, Grace Baptist Academy, Home School (Chattanooga area), McCallie, McMinn Central, McMinn County, Notre Dame, Ooltewah, Red Bank, Sequatchie County, Signal Mountain, Soddy-Daisy, South Pittsburgh, SE Whitfield, GA; Tellico Plains, Tullahoma, Tyner Academy, Walker Valley and White County.