Boys Varsity Track · Dustin Horter 4x GMC Champion in the 1600m Run & 3x GMC Champion in the 800m Run

The Lakota East Boys Varsity Team finished 8th at the GMCs at Mason on Friday night.  Dustin Horter (12) won the 1600m race in 4:11.85, making him a 4x GMC Champion in this event. He also sailed through the 800m in 1:54, making him a 3x Champion in this event.  He was 3rd as a freshman.  Congratulations to Dustin as he wraps up a stellar career in the GMC.
Justin Dwyer (11) placed high in the 400m with 3rd in a time of 50.11.  Senior Ryan Jones was 7th in the 3200m, making the podium. Avi McGary was 6th in the Long Jump with his jump of 19-8.25.
East’s relays stepped up with some good finishes.  The 4×800 team was 4th, consisting of Temelis, Jones, Horter and Reimer, and ran a time of 8:32.31. The 4×200 team of McGary, Moss, Thornhill and Ransom got 7th in 1:33.90, and the 4×100 team of Heath, Wilkerson, Brown and Garcia received a 4th place in a time of 44:05.

Congrats to all who competed.

The team can next be seen at the Districts at Winton Woods this Wednesday and Friday starting at 6 pm. The First four in each event qualify to the Regional at Wayne High School on May 23-May25.