Tiger girls finish first and boys place fourth

Versailles took a short trip to California Tuesday night for the Guy Rush Memorial meet and the night went well for the Tigers as the girls captured first and won the meet while the boys earned fourth. 

The Versailles girls finished with 142 points and bested second place North Callaway by 11 points amongst a field of nine teams. Meanwhile, the Versailles boys put up 79 points while New Bloomfield won the competition with 150 points respectively.

Listed below are the top seven finishers in each event who medaled and earned points for the Tigers:


-High Jump: Natalie Bierman (1st) 4 feet and 10 inches

-Long Jump: Lauryn Shewmaker (1st) 15-09 and Bri Hendrix (2nd) 15-07

-Triple Jump: Bri Hendrix (1st) 33-01 and Zoie Kinder (5th) 30-10 3/4

-Discus: Lindsay Walls (2nd) 100-00 and Carrie Hoffa (3rd) 99-10 1/2

-Shot Put: Carrie Hoffa (1st) 39-06 1/2 and Bethany Howard (4th) 30-07 1/2

-Pole Vault: Hannah Whan (4th) 7-06

-Javelin: Bri Hendrix (3rd) 91-02 and Taralee Edgar (5th) 89-06


-100-Meter Hurdles: Emma Geier (6th) 19.82 seconds

-300-Meter Hurdles: Emma Geier (6th) 55.47 seconds

-100-Meter Dash: Keely Gustafson (1st) 13.44 seconds and Taralee Edgar (7th) 14.36 seconds

-200-Meter Dash: Gracie Hamrick (1st) 27.37 seconds

-400-Meter Dash: Lauryn Shewmaker (1st) 1:05.68 and Allison Foley (7th) 1:12.38

-800-Meter Run: Allison Taylor (3rd) 2:41.8

-4x100 Relay: Taralee Edgar, Hailey Burnett, Zoie Kinder and Allison Foley (2nd) 54.44 seconds

-4x200 Relay: Allison Taylor, Lauryn Shewmaker, Gracie Hamrick and Keely Gustafson (1st) 1:54.01


-High Jump: Michael Bell (3rd) 5-06

-Long Jump: Allan Rhorer (5th) 18-02 1/2 and Michael Bell (7th) 17-05

-Triple Jump: Kooper Wilson (4th) 40-11 and Dallas Waller (6th) 39-11 1/4

-Discus: Jonathon Geier (1st) 133-01 1/2 and Chase Hyman (2nd) 130-03

-Shot Put: Jonathon Geier (2nd) 45-06 and Chase Hyman (5th) 42-06

-Pole Vault: Bentley Elliott (3rd) 9-06

-Javelin: Jonathon Geier (4th) 134-03 and Chase Hyman (6th) 125-08


-100-Meter Dash: Kooper Wilson (4th) 11.9 seconds and Allan Rhorer (6th) 12.44 seconds

-200-Meter Dash: Coby Williams (2nd) 23.97 seconds

-400-Meter Dash: Coby Williams (3rd) 52.61 seconds

-800-Meter Run: Quinton Ryerson (6th) 2:24.06

Versailles will return to action Friday night when the Tigers visit Holden at 3:30 p.m.