North Mason girls finish third at league championships
May 12, 2022
The North Mason girls track and field team earned third place at the Olympic League Championships in Belfair on May 6 and 8.
Addilyn Varick won the javelin for the Bulldogs with a toss of 114 feet, 10 inches and finished fifth in the shot put.
Tanza Tupolo placed second in the shot put with a throw of 36 feet, 3.25 inches and fourth in the discus. Adrianne Tupolo finished second in the triple jump with a leap of 30 feet, 9.25 inches and placed third in the long jump and fourth in the high jump. Adrianna Tupolo placed fourth in the javelin.
Kezlie Thygesen finished second in the 3,200-meter race with a time of 12:10.36. Averie DuPont took second in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 17.06 and the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 49.90. The 4x400 relay team of Averie DuPont, Cali DuPont, Thygesen and Grace Smelcer placed fourth with a time of 4:33.77.
In boys action, Alexander Rank finished fourth in the 100-meter dash with a time of 11.63 seconds. Trent Petersen finished third in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 43.68 seconds. The 4x100 relay team of Petersen, Dakota Filer, Avery Ballein and Rank placed third with a time of 45.41 seconds.
Keegan Bonnell finished fifth in the triple jump with a leap of 37 feet, 4 inches.
The Bulldogs who qualified will compete May 20 and 21 in the West Central District III Championships at North Mason High School.