SLUH JV/C #1 - March 25 @ SLUH
The weather was less than ideal as we battle rain so not all events were competed, but it was great to have Rockwood Summit and DeSmet Jesuit join us for the first track meet for the program in 670 days. Full results can be found here.
McCullough Douglass Invitational - March 27 @ Festus High School
The varsity were able to open their season at the McCullough-Douglass Invitational. We were able to have 4 individual event champions. Ryan Wingo won the 100 and the 200 with new state-leading times. Eric Piening won the high jump in 1.98 meters, which is just short of 6'6", and is the new state leader in the high jump. Baker Pashea won the 800 as well and is now ranked 3rd in the state. Team-wise, we were 3rd overall. Full boys results can be found here.
SLUH Varsity/JV Invitational - April 1 @ SLUH
Some highlights include our event champions, Conner Greninger in the 300 hurdles, Eric Piening in the high jump, Ryan Wingo in the 400, Baker Pashea in the 1600, and Sam Kean in the pole vault. We also had 2 relays that were champions as well with the 4x800 and 4x400 relays. In the JV division, Steffan Mayer won the 400. A shout out to Aidan Byrne who compete in 4 events, 2nd in the 200, 4th in the 400, and strong legs of both the 4x400 and 4x200.
Team-wise, we were varsity champions of the meet with 123 points. Second place was Lafayette with 74 points. In the JV, we finished 5th with 45 points (Lafayette won with 101 points).
Full results can be found here.
Eureka Invitational - April 8 @ Eureka
With many of our athletes on retreat and it being a cold and wet evening, we were still able to take second overall at the Eureka Invitational. We were able to set meet records in 3 events. Ryan Wingo broke the record in the 100 and 200 and Eric Piening broke the high jump record. Full meet results can be found here.
SLUH JV/C #2 - April 14 @ SLUH
We welcomed 4 other schools to our second JV/C meet of the season. CBC, DeSmet, Rockwood, and Vianney joined us. While we had lots of great efforts, a highlight would be Steffan Mayer winning the 800 in 2:11.9 and Eli Smith getting over the 100 feet barrier in the javelin. Full results from the meet can be found here.
Corey Seibert Invitational - April 17 @ Rockwood Summit High School
We were fortunate to win the 8 team Corey Seibert Invitational on Saturday at Rockwood Summit. We were able to score 165 points in the meet to hold off Kirkwood, who had 145.5 points. Of the 19 events, we were able to score points in 17 of them. Congrats to our event winners: Eric Piening in high jump, Andrew Harris in triple jump, the 4x800 relay of Glass, Kellogg, Meara, and Pashea, the 4x200 relay of Brooks, Byrne, Meehan, and Wingo, Baker Pashea in the 400, and the 4x400 relay of Pashea, Byrne, Piening, and Wingo. It was a great team day! Full results can be found here.
Webster JV Invitational - April 21 @ Hixson Middle School
Braving cold and windy conditions, the JV team finished 4th of 10 teams at the Webster Boys JV Invitational. Medalists include the 4x8 (Lowe, Cox, Purschke, and Alford), Bailey and Chaffee in the 100, Steffan Mayer in the 1600, the 4x1 (Bailey, Verzino, Salcedo, and Chaffee), Francis Alford in the 3200, the 4x4 (Mayer, Mittendorf, Simer, and Seal), and Trey Smith in both the long and triple jumps. Full results can be found here.
Lafayette Invitational - April 24 @ Lafayette High School
The team battled more wet conditions to finish 2nd overall at the first ever Lafayette Invitational. Medalists were Sam Kean in the pole vault, Eric Piening in the high jump, the 4x800 relay (Glass, Kellogg, Freeman, and LaBarge), Conner Greninger in the 110 hurdles, Ryan Wingo in the 100 and 200, the 4x100 relay (Brooks, Byrne, Chaffee, Wingo), Baker Pashea in the 800, and the 4x400 relay (Pashea, Byrne, Piening, Wingo). Full results can be found here.
Jim Farrell Invitational - April 27 @ Vianney High School
Our top JV athletes along with a select few varsity athletes got some good racing experience at the Jim Farrell Invitational, hosted by Vianney. This group was 5th out of 11 teams. Top 3 performances include the 4x8 (Alford, Seal, Lowe, Greiner), Greninger in the 110 hurdles, Kam Bailey in the 100, the 4x2 (Bailey, Greninger, Parker, Chaffee), the 4x1 (Bailey, Greninger, Parker, Chaffee), Steffan Mayer in the 400, Keshon Parker in the 300 hurdles, Tim Greiner in the 800, and Will Riggan in the 3200. Full results can be found here.
Kirkwood C Invitational - April 29 @ Kirkwood High School
The Kirkwood C Invitational was rescheduled for Thursday, April 29 due to snow on April 20. The 4x800 of Moffett, Murray, Evers, and Zangara were event champions as well as Anthony Zangara in the 3200 and Eli Smith in the pole vault. Charlie Murray and Andrew Moffett medaled in the 1600 as did Dominic Novotny in the shot put, Ben Kean in the pole vault, and Eli Smith in the javelin. Full results can be found here.
DeSmet JV/C Invitational - April 29 @ DeSmet Jesuit
A majority of the team competed in the JV Invitational at DeSmet against DeSmet, Northwest, and Vianney. We had top 3 performances in the 100m (Salcedo), 200m (Salcedo), 800m (Mayer), 1600m (Greiner, Alford, Seal), 3200m (Jones, Purschke, O'Connell), 4x1 and 4x2 (Salcedo, Hopcraft, Baur, Verzino), 4x4 (Nesser, Arens, James, Siemer), 4x8 (Mayer, Barks, O'Connell, Purschke), and the long and triple jump (Trey Smith). Full results can be found here.
Dale Collier Invitational - May 1 @ Kirkwood High School
The team finished 2nd overall at the 43rd annual Dale Collier Invitational, hosted by Kirkwood High School. Top 3 finishes included Ryan Wingo in the 400, Baker Pashea in the 1600, Conner Greninger in the 110 hurdles, the 4x400 (Pashea, Byrne, Meehan, Wingo), Eric Piening in the high jump, and Andrew Harris in the triple jump. Full results can be found here.
MCC Championships - May 5 @ SLUH
SLUH was victorious in both divisions of the MCC Championships.
On the JV level, we scored 140 points to claim the victory. Event champions included Sean Chaffee (100m, 200m), Tim Greiner (800m), Carter Lowe (1600m), Nolan Meara (3200m), Wyatt Seal (110H, 300H), 4x400 Relay (Alford, Lowe, Mittendorf, Greiner), 4x800 Relay (Alford, Greiner, Meara, Zangara), Trey Smith (Triple Jump), and Eli Smith (Javelin). We also had top 3 performances in the JV division by Peter James (400m), Francis Alford and Will Riggan (800m), Will Riggan and Nicholas Purschke (1600m), Anthony Zangara and Brendan Jones (3200), Nathan Sewell (110H), Tyler Barks (300H), 4x100 Relay (Seal, Chaffee, Verzino, Baur), Trey Smith (High Jump), and Eli Smith (Pole Vault).
On the varsity level, we scored 164 points. Event champions include Ryan Wingo (100m, 200m), Baker Pashea (800m, 1600m), Justin Glass (3200m), Conner Greninger (100H, 300H), 4x100 Relay (Brooks, Bailey, Byrne, Wingo), 4x400 Relay (Pashea, Byrne, Mayer, Wingo), 4x800 Relay (Mayer, Glass, Hogan, LaBarge), Eric Piening (High Jump, Triple Jump), and Sam Kean (Pole Vault). We also had top 3 performances in the varsity division by Aidan Byrne (200m), Joe LaBarge (800m), Sean Kellogg (1600m), Daniel Hogan (3200m), Keshon Parker (110H, 300H), 4x200 Relay (Brooks, Bailey, Meehan, Byrne), Andrew Harris (Triple Jump, and Corey Luaders (Javelin).
Full results from the day can be found here.
SLUH JV/C #3 - May 11 @ SLUH
What a great night for so many of our athletes at our final JV meet of the year. A few highlights: Sophomore Sean Chaffee wins the 100m in 11.5, and takes second in the 200m in 23.5. Chaffee and sophomore Kam Bailey (who took 4th/3rd in the 100/200) had great duels in both races. 60 athletes raced the 1600m over three heats, and junior Francis Alford took the win in 4:43. Sophomore Nolan Meara and freshman Anthony Zangara were not far behind in 2nd and 3rd. Congrats to sophomore Cody Cody and freshman Charlie Murray for their first sub-5 in the 1600. Freshman Dylan Freeman, after two weeks of no running due to a sprain, returned in the 800m, taking 2nd in 2:09. Sophomore Will Riggan was close behind in 3rd. Sophomore Tim Greiner took the win in the 3200m in a strong solo effort of 10:23. Sophomore Nick Purschke took 3rd, sneaking under the 11-minute barrier with a 10:59, and sophomore Lucas Rammacher pushed through some nagging knee pain to finish the first 32 of his career. Sophomore Wyatt Seal ran the 100m and the 200m tonight, concluding a season where he ran every race/relay at some point (except the 3200). Sophomore Trey Smith competed in all three jumps tonight, and took second in the high jump. Freshmen Eli Smith and Ben Kean went 1-2 in the PV. The night, and the JV season, concluded with a ferocious 4x400m where three SLUH relays battled strong teams from Webster Groves and Marquette.
Full results of the meet can be found here.
Districts - May 15 @ Francis Howell Central
We had a very successful District meet that ended as meet champions by 78.5 points. We were able to qualify in 16 of the 19 events. Congratulations to our sectional qualifiers!
3200 – Sean Kellogg
4x800 – Steffan Mayer, Justin Glass, Joe LaBarge, Baker Pashea – District Champions
110 Hurdles – Conner Greninger (District Champion) and Keshon Parker
100 – Ryan Wingo (District Champion)
1600 – Daniel Hogan
4x100 – Chris Brooks, Sean Chaffee, Aidan Byrne, Ryan Wingo – District Champions
400 – Joey Meehan
300 Hurdles - Conner Greninger (District Champion) and Keshon Parker
800 – Baker Pashea
200 – Ryan Wingo (District Champion)
4x400 – Baker Pashea, Aidan Byrne, Steffan Mayer, Joey Meehan
Pole Vault – Sam Kean (District Champion) and Eli Smith
High Jump – Eric Piening (District Champion)
Triple Jump – Eric Piening (District Champion) and Andrew Harris
Long Jump – Eric Piening
Javelin – Drew Renaud (District Champion) and Corey Luaders
Full results of the meet can be found here.
Sectionals - May 22 @ Northwest High School
We were able to qualify for state in 10 of the 19 events. Here are the state qualifiers.
High Jump - Eric Piening - 1.87 meters (2nd place)
Pole Vault - Sam Kean - 3.35 meters (4th place)
Triple Jump - Eric Piening - 13.48 meters (2nd place)
Triple Jump - Andy Harris - 13.04 meters (3rd place)
4x800 - Mayer, Glass, LaBarge, Pashea - 8:13.02 (2nd place)
110 Hurdles - Conner Greninger - 15.97 (3rd place)
100 meters - Ryan Wingo - 10.94 (1st place)
4x100 - Brooks, Chaffee, Byrne, Wingo - 42.90 (1st place)
800 - Baker Pashea - 1:56.76 (1st place)
200 - Ryan Wingo - 22.26 (1st place)
4x400 - Pashea, Byrne, Meehan, Wingo - 3:25.83 (2nd place)
Full results can be found here.
MSHSAA Class 5 State Championships - May 27 @ Jefferson City High School
Congratulations to all of our state qualifiers. We qualified to the state meet in 10 events and we were able to score points in 5 of those events. Congratulations to these all-state athletes. Their efforts scored 28 points for 11th place overall.
100 - Ryan Wingo - 11.00 (6th place)
200 - Ryan Wingo - 21.94 (3rd place)
800 - Baker Pashea - 1:55.36 (2nd place)
4x100 - Chris Brooks, Sean Chaffee, Aidan Byrne, Ryan Wingo - 43.12 (4th place)
High Jump - Eric Piening - 1.96m (3rd place)
Full Results from the meet can be found here.
APRIL: Eureka Invitational | All-Catholic | SLUH JV/C #2 | Gorilla Relays | Corey Seibert Invitational | Kirkwood C Invitational | Webster JV Invitational | Phil Brusca Invitational | Jim Farrell Relays | Vianney JV/C Invitational | Dale Collier Invitational | Vianney C Invitational
SLUH JV/C #1 (JV/C)
March 20, 2019 - hosted by SLUH
The Jr. Bills kicked off the season by hosting fellow MCC teams in CBC and DeSmet Jesuit as well as KIPP St. Louis. This was the first meet for many new track athletes and a great learning experience. Click here for results.
McCullough-Douglass Invitational (V)
March 23, 2019 - hosted by Festus High School
The varsity team opened their season at the McCullough-Douglass Invitational hosted by Festus High School. This was an important step in the start of the season as we now have marks for everyone to improve upon throughout the season. The meet was highlighted by Baker Pashea, who as a freshman, ran the fastest leg of the 4x800 and anchored the 4x400 to second place. Christian Wallace-Hughes finished 3rd in the triple jump with a new PR of 41-3 and finished fourth in the long jump. He also anchored the 4x100 and passed two teams down the final straightaway. Lucas Rackers ran the what is at the the time the fastest 3200 in the state in 9:29.11. Full meet results can be found here.
Lindbergh Invitational (V/JV)
March 30, 2019 - hosted by Lindbergh High School
Meet was cancelled due to inclement weather.
Eureka Invitational (V/JV)
April 5, 2019 - hosted by Eureka High School
The Eureka Invitational was a great meet highlighted by some strong performances including Lazarus Williams 800 of 1:55, which is now the #2 time in the state of Missouri. Other highlights from the meet included Eric Piening jumping 5-8 in the high jump and Jay Duda winning the 200. Full results can be found here.
April 6, 2019 - hosted by Chaminade High School
The All Catholic Invitational was a great opportunity for athletes to get varsity experience. The biggest highlight of this competition was Lucas Pitti in the pole vault. He increased his PR 1 ½ feet to 11-6 during the meet. Reid Jackson was surprised to find himself in the 4x800 relay due to the illness of Ryan Kramer, and ran a great first leg of 2:08. Full results can be found here.
SLUH JV/C #2 (JV/C)
April 10, 2019 - hosted by SLUH
The Jr. Bills welcomed DeSmet, Vianney, and Rockwood Summit for a JV and Freshmen meet. This led to several PRs for the Jr. Bills. Full results for the meet can be found here.
Gorilla Relays (V)
April 12, 2019 - hosted by Pittsburgh State University
5 student-athletes represented SLUH at the PSU Gorilla Relays, hosted by Pittsburgh State University. This was a great experience for each athlete to compete against some of the best athletes from southwest Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas, and Oklahoma. Results for SLUH events can be found here.
Corey Seibert Invitational (V2/JV)
April 13, 2019 - hosted by Rockwood Summit High School
A majority of the program competed in the Corey Seibert Invitational, hosted by Rockwood Summit High School. While missing some teammates for the ACT and the Gorilla Relays, the varsity finished 7th of 17 teams. The JV (limited to only freshmen and sophomores), finished 4th of 18 teams. Full results can be found here.
Kirkwood C Invite (C)
April 16, 2019 - hosted by Kirkwood High School
Kirkwood hosted a large freshmen invitational that had unlimited entries for all freshmen. The team took 9 of 12 teams at this invitational. A highlight of the meet was Eric Piening winning the high jump. Full results can be found here.
Webster JV (JV)
April 16, 2019 - hosted by Webster High School at Hixson Jr. High
SLUH finished 5 of 17 teams at the Webster JV Invitational. A highlight of the meet was our lone individual champion on the day, which was Matt Kennedy in the high jump. Full results can be found here.
Phil Brusca Invitational (V)
April 20, 2019 - hosted by Ladue High School
The Phil Brusca Invitational included 73 teams this year. SLUH was fortunate enough finish 6th on the day. A result of note was the 4x800 meter relay, which ran 7:59, the fastest time in the state at this point. Full results can be found here.
Jim Farrell Relays (V2)
April 23, 2019 - hosted by Vianney High School
The second varsity group competed at the Jim Farrell Relays, hosted by Vianney High School. Highlights include an individual victory in the 3200 by senior Reed Milnor and a large PR in both the 100 and 200 by Daniell Salcedo. Full results can be found here.
Vianney JV/C (JV/C)
April 25, 2019 - hosted by Vianney High School
This meet was cancelled due to inclement weather.
Dale Collier Invitational (V)
April 27, 2019 - hosted by Kirkwood High School
SLUH took home 5th from over 30 teams at the Dale Collier Invitational, hosted by Kirkwood High School. Medal winners (top 5) included Matt Kennedy (high jump), Carlo Pitti (pole vault), Nate Bischof (long jump), Christian Wallace-Hughes (triple jump), Lazarus Williams (400), Tilahum Murphy (300 Hurdles), Patrick Hetlage and Lucas Rackers (800), Jay Duda (200), and the 4x400 relay of Perry, Hetlage, Rackers, and Williams. Full results can be found here.
Vianney C Invitational (C)
April 29, 2019 - hosted by Vianney High School
The freshmen team got a chance to compete at Vianney against some tough competition. Medalists in the meet were Sam Kean in pole vault and Joe LaBarge in the 3200. Full results can be found here.
MCC Championships (V/JV)
May 1, 2019 - hosted by De Smet Jesuit
The track and field program won both the varsity and junior varsity MCC titles yesterday. For the varsity, this was the 8th straight and 13th of the last 14 years.
Below is a list of medalist (top 3) from the day. An asterisk indicates an event champion.
Varsity: Nate Bischof, Aidan Byrne, Joe Callahan, Jay Duda, Solomon Elliott, Reid Jackson*, Patrick Hetlage*, Matt Kennedy, Tilahun Murphy*, Baker Pashea*, Charlie Perry*, Carlo Pitti*, Kellen Porter, Lucas Rackers*, Noah Scott*, Sirius Song, Robert Stevens, Christian Wallace-Hughes*, Lazarus Williams*
JV: Grant Brawley*, Eli Dernlan, Peter Dillon*, Colin Floretta*, Logan Florida, Matt Friedrichs, Andrew Harris, Daniel Hogan, Tre Johnson*, Sam Kean*, Ryan Kramer*, Gabe Manalang, Kyle McEnery, Joey Meehan*, Adam Mittendorf*, Britt Nelson, Andrew Renaud*, Hayden Rutledge*, James Saadi*, Daniell Salcedo*, Billy Wagner*
Full meet results from the conference meet can be found here.
SLUH JV/C #3 (JV/C)
May 7, 2018 - hosted by SLUH
What a great end to our JV and Freshmen season! We welcomed DeSmet Jesuit, CBC, and Marquette to our track for a meet that focused on individual events with only one relay, the 4x4. Full results for the meet can be found here.
District Championship (V)
May 11, 2019 - host site Eureka High School
The top 4 from each event at Districts qualifies to the Sectional meet and SLUH qualifies in 8 events. Full results of the meet can be found here.
Sectional Championship (V)
May 18, 2019 - host site Lafayette High School
The track and field team qualified to state in 6 events after qualifying to Sectionals in 8 events. The highlight of the day was the new school record in the triple jump by Christian Wallace-Hughes. His jump of 45-6.5 bettered the old school record of 45-3 from 1977. Full results from the day can be found here.
Triple Jump - Christian Wallace-Hughes
4x800 - Hetlage, Rackers, Perry, Williams
1600 - Patrick Hetlage and Lucas Rackers
400 - Charlie Perry
800 - Lazarus Williams
3200 - Lucas Rackers
State Championship (V)
May 25, 2019 - hosted by Battle High School
A school record and an individual state champion! Due to a tornado damaging Jefferson City High School, the Class 5 portion of the state meet was moved to Battle High School in Columbia. The 4x800 relay of Patrick Hetlage, Lucas Rackers, Charlie Perry, and Lazarus Williams finished 2nd in a school record time of 7:45.70. Additionally, Lazarus Williams won the 800 meter run in a Class 5 record of 1:53.29. Other results include Lucas Rackers 5th in the 1600 (All-State), Patrick Hetlage 9th in the 1600, Lucas Rackers 4th in the 3200 (All-State), Charlie Perry 13th in the 400, and Christian Wallace-Hughes 13th in the triple jump. Overall, the team finished 11th overall with 27 points. Full results can be found here.
SLUH JV/C #1 (JV/C)
March 21, 2018 - hosted by SLUH
The team competed in its first JV and Freshmen track meet of the season against MCC rivals CBC, DeSmet, and Vianney. Results can be found here.
Festus Early Bird (V)
March 24, 2018 - hosted by Festus High School
The varsity team competed in its first competition of the season. Braving the cold, windy, and wet conditions, several athletes had a PR (personal record). Results can be found here.
Lindbergh Invitational (V/JV)
March 31, 2018 - hosted by Lindbergh High School
The varsity finished as co-champions of the Lindbergh Boys Flyer Classic, scoring 117 points and sharing the top honors with Lafayette. Last week at Festus, Lafayette defeated SLUH by 43 points. This was a great finish for the team. The JV team finished 5th in their division scoring 67 points. Results can be found here.
Dan Sebben Invitational (V2)
April 3, 2018 - hosted by Webster Groves High School at Hixson Jr. High
A second group of varsity athletes competed at the Dan Sebben Invitational, which was hosted by Webster Groves High School. This meet was highlighted by strong winds and wet fields, but we were able to battle and gain great experience for later in the season. Results of the meet can be found here.
Webster JV #1 (JV)
April 5, 2018 - hosted by Webster Groves High School at Hixson Jr. High
A number of SLUH athletes competed at the Webster JV Invitational at Hixson Jr. High. SLUH results for the meet can be found here.
April 7, 2018 - hosted by Chaminade
Meet was cancelled to cold temperatures and will not be rescheduled.
SLUH JV/C #2 (JV/C)
April 11, 2018 - hosted by SLUH
SLUH welcomed MCC foes CBC, DeSmet, and Vianney as well as Marquette and Rockwood Summit for a JV/C invitational. Meet results can be found here.
Gary Parker Invitational (V)
Corey Seibert Invitational (V)
Kirkwood C Invite (C)
April 17, 2018 - hosted by Kirkwood High School
The freshmen team competed at the Kirkwood C Invitational on Tuesday, April 17. With finally having some better weather, we were able to have several PRs. Results can be found here.
Webster JV (JV)
April 17, 2018 - hosted by Webster High School at Hixson Jr. High
The JV competed at the Webster JV Invitational on Tuesday, April 17. With finally having some better weather, we were able to have several PRs. Results can be found here.
Dale Collier Invitational (V)
April 21, 2018 - hosted by Kirkwood High School
The team finished 3rd at the prestigious Dale Collier Invitational. The meet was highlighted by several PRs coming at the right part of the season. Results can be found here.
Kansas Relays (V)
April 20-21, 2018 - hosted by the University of Kansas
Seven SLUH athletes were selected to compete at the Kansas Relays, hosted by the University of Kansas. Medalists included Daniel McMurran in the high jump and the 4x800 meter relay of Patrick Hetlage, Paul Burka, Charlie Perry, and Lazarus Williams. Results of SLUH events can be found here.
Jim Farrell Relays (V2)
April 24, 2018 - hosted by Vianney
SLUH takes 2nd in the Jim Farrell Relays to a strong Northwest team. This was a great meet for younger athletes to get varsity experience or try a different event. Results can be found here.
Vianney JV/C (JV/C)
April 26, 2018 - hosted by Vianney
Several student-athletes were able to PR at the Vianney JV/C Invitational. SLUH results can be found here.
April 30, 2018 - hosted by Vianney
Most freshmen in the program competed in the Vianney C Invitational finishing 9th of 16 teams. Full meet results can be found here.
May 1, 2018 - hosted by SLUH
Those who did not compete at conference or at Vianney competed against our conference rivals and Marquette in a JV/C meet. Results can be found here.
May 2, 2018 - hosted by CBC
For the 7th consecutive year, the track and field program won the MCC Championship.
Varsity Team Scores: SLUH 151, DeSmet Jesuit 93, CBC 82, Vianney 52, Chaminade 8
JV Team Scores: SLUH 145, DeSmet Jesuit 84, Vianney 55, CBC 55, Chaminade 45
Full meet results can be found here.
May 12, 2018 - hosted by CBC
The team competed hard and were able to qualify in 5 events to Sectionals. Most notably, Trevor Jones extended his school record in the javelin. Full results can be found here.
May 19, 2018 - hosted by Kirkwood High School
SLUH qualifies to the state championships in four events, the 4x800 meter relay, 800, javelin, and high jump. Full results from the sectional meet can be found here.
May 25-26, 2018 - hosted by Jefferson City High School
The team finished the season with 2 all state performances in the 4x800 meter relay and the 800 meter run. Both events finished in 3rd place. The 4x800 meter relay of Patrick Hetlage, Paul Burka, Charlie Perry, and Lazarus Williams ran a time of 7:51.40, the second fastest time in school history. Lazarus Williams also ran the 800 in a time of 1:55.60. Full state meet results for Class 5 boys can be found here.
MARCH: SLUH JV/C #1 | Festus Early Bird | MCC Relays
APRIL: Dan Sebben | Webster JV #1 | Dale Collier | SLUH JV/C #2 | Dale Collier | Kirkwood C | Webster JV #2 | Kansas Relays | Jim Farrell Relays | Vianney JV/C
MAY: Vianney C | SLUH JV/C #3 | MCC | District | Sectional | State
SLUH JV/C #1 (JV/C) - March 22, 2017
This was a great first meet with so many new athletes competing against our conference foes from DeSmet Jesuit and CBC.
Festus Early Bird (V) - March 25, 2017
The Festus Early Bird Invitational was the first varsity meet of the season. The team finished 5th of 19 teams.
MCC Relays (V) - March 28, 2017
SLUH takes the MCC Relays team title with lots of great performances around the board.
Team scores: SLUH 108, DeSmet 86, CBC 70, Chaminade 34, Vianney 20
Dan Sebben Invitational (V2) - April 4, 2017
The V2 squad took on the varsity teams of many schools and did extremely well.
Webster JV #1 (JV) - April 6, 2017
This was the first of two JV meets hosted this year by Webster High School. The team took 5th out of 9 schools.
All-Catholic (V2) - April 8, 2017
The Jr. Bills were victorious against their Catholic rivals at the All Catholic Invitational. There were lots of great performances as we are heading into the middle of the season.
SLUH JV/C #2 (JV/C) - April 12, 2017
SLUH hosted it's second unlimited JV and Freshmen meet competing against Rockwood Summit, Marquette, Vianney and DeSmet Jesuit.
Dale Collier (V) - April 15, 2017
The team took 2nd place at the prestigious Dale Collier Invitational hosted by Kirkwood High School.
Kirkwood C Invite (C) - April 18, 2017
The Freshmen team took part in their first invitational at Kirkwood. The team finished 4th in a very close team race.
Webster JV (JV) - April 18, 2017
The JV team competed at Webster Groves for the 2nd time this season. The team finished 6th of 13 teams with some great individual performances.
Kansas Relays (V) - April 19-20, 2017
The program entered 3 relays into the Kansas Relays as well as 3 individual events. All 3 relays finished in the top 3, including a school record in the DMR as well as Jayson Ashford finished 2nd place in the 100 meter dash.
Jim Farrell Relays (V2) - April 25, 2017
We had several PRs at the Jim Farrell Relays hosted by Vianney. The team finished 5th of 14 teams.
Vianney JV/C (JV/C) - April 27, 2017
Many of the team members competed at Vianney and were rewarded with several PRs.
The freshmen team finished 2nd at the 47th Annual Vianney Freshmen Invitational.
SLUH hosted our third JV/C meet of the season. This meet did not include relays so that individuals could focus on personal bests.
SLUH won the MCC Championships for the 5th time in-a-row and 11th time in the last 12 years. The JV team was also victorious.
The team battled the heat at Parkway South and qualified to sectionals in 11 of 19 events and won 5 events.
The program qualifies 11 student-athletes in 8 events to the state championships.
The season ends with Roman Lipinski All-State in the 800 (4th Place) and the 4x800 of Roman Lipinski, Patrick Hetlage, Paul Burka, and Lazarus Williams finishes 3rd for All-State honors.