Blue Blazers News · Boys take 2nd at Marion Relays


The Boys Track team continued their impressive start to the 2018 season with a 2nd place finish at the Marion Relays yesterday. The Blue Blazers scored 111 points behind only #7 state ranked Crown Point’s 123.5 points. First place finishes were earned by Tycory Edwards in the high jump and Noah Sears in the pole vault. Sears’s personal best of 13’0 moves him into 6th place in school history.

Also medaling for the Blazers were Bernard Gilbert in the long jump, Drew Huxhold in the discus, Nathan Dibley in the 3200, the Distance Medley team of Luis Perez, Kyran Pearson, Elias Soto, and Nathan Dibley, as well as the 4×800 relay team of Jacob Kaiser, Brayan Vega-Guzman, Nathan Byrd, and Elias Soto.

The 3-0 Blue Blazers will take on Penn and Marian Tuesday at Penn.

Here are the Elkhart Central athletes who scored:

High jump: Tycory Edwards 6’1, 1st place. Seth Collings 5’8, 6th.

Pole vault: Noah Sears 13’0, 1st. Kaleb Hardin 11’0, 4th.

Long jump: Bernard Gilbert 21’7, 2nd. Tycory Edwards 19’6, 7th.

Discus: Drew Huxhold 126’7, 2nd. Tyler Myers 115’7, 7th.

100 meters: Adam Moon 11.31, 5th. Bernard Gilbert 11.37, 7th.

110 hurdles: Josh Harris 17.05, 7th.

1600 run: Nathan Dibley 4:47.57, 3rd. Luis Perez 4:51.73, 4th.

3200 run: Nathan Dibley 10:15.87, 3rd. Sergio De La Cruz 11:01.57, 5th.

Distance Medley: Luis Perez, Kyran Pearson, Elias Soto, Nathan Dibley, 2nd.

Sprint Medley: Dominic Davis, Bernard Gilbert, Adam Moon, Spencer Stalker 1:37.81, 4th.

4×100: Dominic Davis, Adam Moon, Desmond Johnson, Bernard Gilbert 44.06, 3rd.

4×400: Kyran Pearson, Spencer Stalker, Adam Moon, Luis Perez 3:34.68, 4th.

4×800: Jacob Kaiser, Brayan Vega-Guzman, Nathan Byrd, Elias Soto 8:45.70, 2nd.