Six Friday Harbor athletes won or placed second in their events at the Class 2B District Meet in Coupeville last week and will advance to the state-qualifying Tri-District Track and Field Championships at WF West High School in Chehalis Friday, May 20, 2022.
Lily Rock swept the longer runs. The junior won the 800-meter in two minutes, 49.61 seconds, the 1600 in 6:17.15 and the 3200 in 13:31.25. Sophomore McKenna Clark won the 100-meter with a PR of 13.68 and finished first in the 200 with a PR of 28.19.
In the boys’ competition, freshman Kade Waite won the long jump with a leap of 18 feet, three inches. Junior Mason Clark was runner-up in the triple jump with a 35-06.25 effort and also tied for second in the high jump with a 5-02.00 mark. Sophomore Noah Rovente finished second in the 1600 run with a personal-best time of 5:08.39. Sophomore Elian Bayas placed second in the shot put with a PR of 36-02.25.
The top Tri-District finishers qualify for the Class 2B State Championships. Others could also advance if they record a state-qualifying time or distance.