Mister McNaughton, Sidney

Sidney senior Mister McNaughton battles the field at Shenandoah's Mustang Relays, Monday, April 8.

TABOR – The Sidney Cowboys won their home track and field meet, Thursday, April 18, scoring 143 points.

Glenwood’s junior varsity finished second with 117 points, followed by Fremont-Mills’ 76. Essex placed seventh with 30 points.

The Cowboys won six individual events and six different athletes earned those victories.

Michael Benedict won the 200 meter dash in 24.81 seconds and Noah Jorgenson took the 400 in 53.55. Cole Jorgenson crossed first in the 1600 in 5:18.61 and Mister McNaughton won the 400 hurdles in 1:03.74. Thomas Wilson had the best discus throw of 131 feet, 8 inches and Matthew Benedict cleared 5-8 to win the high jump.

The Cowboys also won the 4x400 relay with Michael Benedict, Jaden Sears, Cole Hunt and Cole Jorgenson finishing in 3:51.98 and the 4x800 relay with McNaughton, Sears, Hunt and Connery Humphries in 9:25.20.

The Cowboys added runner-up marks in both medley relays. The sprint medley finished in 1:43.83 with McNaughton, Brydon Huntley, Sears and Michael Benedict while the distance medley crossed the finish line in 4:15.91 with Michael Benedict, Huntley, Adam Thompson and Cole Jorgenson.

Thompson added a runner-up finish for the Cowboys in the 800 in 2:17.17 and Hunt was second in the 400 in 56.04. Storm Barrett took third in the 3200 in 12:02.05.

Colton Thornburg and Caden Henderson placed in two events each for Essex. Thornburg was second in the 100 and 200, ending in 12.65 and 25.31. Henderson took second in the 3200 in 11:52.27 and third in the 1600 in 5:38.91.

The Knights scored most of their points in the relays and field events.

Jaeger Powers set the meet record in the long jump with a best leap of 20-7. Connor Alley added a win in the shot put, throwing 49-5. Teammate Mathew Kirchert was third in the shot put at 39-9.5.

The Knights won the 4x200, 800 medley and 1600 medley relays. Powers, Alley, Austin Gartner and Mason Vanatta made up the 4x200 and 800 medley teams. They finished the 4x200 in 1:39.32 and the sprint medley in 1:42.94. Vanatta and Gartner were joined by Colton Hauschild and Nick Miramontes to take the 1600 medley title in 3:59.54.

The Knights were also second in the 4x400 relay in 4:11.37 with Hauschild, Miramontes, Eli Owen and Nick Madison.

Miramontes added a third-place run in the 400 hurdles in 1:06.68.

Full Essex, Fremont-Mills and Sidney results (Top 6 places shown)

Team scoring – 1. Sidney 143. 3. Fremont-Mills 76. 7. Essex 30.

100 meter dash – 2. Colton Thornburg, Essex 12.65. Eli Owen, Fremont-Mills 13.73. Jeryn Parmer, Sidney 14.21. Mathew Kirchert, Fremont-Mills 14.44. Micah Aldana, Sidney 14.45. Connor Moheng, Sidney 14.57. Connor Rasco 19.02.

200 meter dash – 1. Michael Benedict, Sidney 24.81. 2. Colton Thornburg, Essex 25.31. Jeryn Parmer, Sidney 28.65. Micah Aldana, Sidney 30.09. Jacob Hobbie, Sidney 33.18.

400 meter dash – 1. Noah Jorgenson, Sidney 53.55. 2. Cole Hunt 56.04. Quentin Thornburg, Essex 1:11.78.

800 meter run – 2. Adam Thompson, Sidney 2:17.17. 4. Starson Lovett, Sidney 2:26.17. Nick Madison, Fremont-Mills 2:39.49.

1600 meter run – 1. Cole Jorgenson, Sidney 5:18.61. 3. Caden Henderson, Essex 5:38.91. 6. Connery Humphries, Sidney 6:07.89.

3200 meter run – 2. Caden Henderson, Essex 11:52.27. 3. Storm Barrett, Sidney 12:02.05. 4. Starson Lovett, Sidney 12:06.45.

400 meter hurdles – 1. Mister McNaughton, Sidney 1:03.74. 3. Nick Miramontes, Fremont-Mills 1:06.68. 5. Matthew Benedict, Sidney 1:10.66.

Discus – 1. Thomas Wilson, Sidney 131-8. 4. Clayton Stille, Fremont-Mills 98-8. Adam Perrin, Fremont-Mills 91-5. Quentin Thornburg, Essex 69-3. Connor Rasco, Sidney 58-0. Jonah Bateman, Fremont-Mills 57-8.

High jump – 1. Matthew Benedict, Sidney 5-8. Garett Phillips, Sidney No height. Nick Madison, Fremont-Mills No height. Nathan Benedict, Sidney No height.

Long jump – 1. Jaeger Powers, Fremont-Mills 20-7. 5. Colton Hauschild, Fremont-Mills 18-1. Chase Price, Sidney 17-5. Connor Moheng, Sidney 14-9.75. Josh Lutz, Sidney 14-6. Colton Thornburg, Essex No distance.

Shot put – 1. Connor Alley, Fremont-Mills 49-5. 3. Mathew Kirchert, Fremont-Mills 39-9.5. 4. Thomas Wilson, Sidney 38-3. Quentin Thornburg, Essex 31-8. Jonah Bateman, Fremont-Mills 31-0. Connor Rasco, Sidney 23-1.

4x100 meter relay – 4. Sidney (Tyler Hensley, Chase Price, Brydon Huntley, Starson Lovett) 51.28. Sidney (Jeryn Parmer, Josh Lutz, Micah Aldana) 56.46. Sidney (Thomas Wilson, Matthew Benedict, Devin Fichter, Jacob Hobbie) 57.08. Fremont-Mills (Jaeger Powers, Austin Gartner, Connor Alley, Mason Vanatta) DQ.

4x200 meter relay – 1. Fremont-Mills (Jaeger Powers, Austin Gartner, Connor Alley, Mason Vanatta) 1:39.32. 5. Sidney (Tyler Hensley, Garett Phillips, Brydon Huntley, Chase Price) 1:47.33. Sidney (Connor Moheng, Storm Barrett, Devin Fichter, Jacob Hobbie) 2:01.02.

4x400 meter relay – 1. Sidney (Michael Benedict, Jaden Sears, Cole Hunt, Cole Jorgenson) 3:51.98. 2. Fremont-Mills (Colton Hauschild, Nick Miramontes, Eli Owen, Nick Madison) 4:11.37.

4x800 meter relay – 1. Sidney (Mister McNaughton, Jaden Sears, Cole Hunt, Connery Humphries) 9:25.20.

Shuttle hurdle relay – 4. Sidney (Jacob Hobbie, Josh Lutz, Donovan Racine, Matthew Benedict) 1:27.20.

800 meter sprint medley relay – 1. Fremont-Mills (Austin Gartner, Connor Alley, Jaeger Powers, Mason Vanatta) 1:42.94. 2. Sidney (Mister McNaughton, Brydon Huntley, Jaden Sears, Michael Benedict) 1:43.83.

1600 meter distance medley relay – 1. Fremont-Mills (Mason Vanatta, Austin Gartner, Colton Hauschild, Nick Miramontes) 3:59.54. 2. Sidney (Michael Benedict, Brydon Huntley, Adam Thompson, Cole Jorgenson) 4:15.91.

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