Finch, Dawson, Allsup Win Events, Hornets Place 2nd at Plattsburg
On April 15th, 11 schools, including Penney, competed in the Plattsburg Invitational Track and Field Meet. For the Lady Hornets, Somers Finch tied for the top prize in the shot put. On the men's side, Jacob Dawson won the pole vault, and Rylan Allsup won both the 110m hurdles and the 300m hurdles. The women finished in 5th place, and the men in 2nd, just 5 points behind East Buchanan. Here are the names of those competitors who placed in the top 8 of their respective events, thus scoring points for their team. WOMEN: Madison Allen-(3rd) 400m dash; Ashley Brown-(3rd) 800m run, (6th) 1600m run; Mary Brown-(7th) 800m run; Natali West-(2nd) 3200m run; Olivia Poynter-(3rd) 3200m run; Olivia Edwards-(6th) discus; Somers Finch-(1st: 30'-06.25") shot put, (2nd) javelin; (5th) 4 x 100m relay; (5th) 4 x 200m relay; (3rd) 4 x 400m relay; (3rd) 4 x 800m relay. MEN: Brayden Reynolds-(5th) 100m dash; Hayden Sheppard-(7th) 100m dash, (7th) triple jump; Andrew Rich-(4th) 200m dash; Clay Finch-(7th) 400m dash, (7th) long jump; Tucker Ross-(8th) 400m dash; Ryan McIntosh-(5th) 800m run, (3rd) 1600m run, (3rd) 3200m run; Treyson Burke-(8th) 1600m run; Allan Stone-(7th) 3200m run; Rylan Allsup-(1st: 17.43) 110m hurdles, (1st: 46.46) 300m hurdles; Alex Daily-(2nd) 110m hurdles, (4th) 300m hurdles; Ryan Robertson-(8th) long jump; Jacob Dawson-(1st: 3.5m) pole vault; Dawson Miller-(6th) discus; Fisher Nixdorf-(3rd) javelin, (6th) shot put; Hunter Brumley-(5th) javelin; Gideon McBee-(4th) shot put; (4th) 4 x 100m relay; (4th) 4 x 400m relay; (2nd) 4 x 800m relay.