Quantcast

High school track: Desert Hills' Blake Kvarfordt shines at Snow Canyon Invite

Published: Friday, April 5 2013 11:50 p.m. MDT

ST. GEORGE — Desert Hills junior Blake Kvarfordt recorded a pair of top 10 performances at Snow Canyon on Thursday to lead the Thunder to the boys team title at the Snow Canyon Invitational track meet.

Along with individual event winners Brad Wulfenstein, Joshua Mcphie and Brigham Whitney, Desert Hills tallied 140.6 points, finishing comfortably ahead of second-place Dixie with 109 points.

For complete results, check out the Snow Canyon Invitational at RunnerCard.com.

On the girls side, Cedar used great depth en route to an easy first-place finish. It tallied 176 points to finish comfortably ahead of Desert Hills, which finished with 110 points.

Aimee Bryson (800 meters), Marley Fakahua (shot put) and Dante Togisala (discus) were individual winners for Cedar.

Desert Hills’ Abby Taylor sparkled at the meet, winning the 100 and 200 meters and the long jump. Her distance of 16’11.25 in the long jump is a top 10 performance in Utah this year.

Boys team scores

1. Desert Hills, 140.66; 2. Dixie, 109; 3. Hurricane, 104.33; 4. Cedar, 92; 5. Pine View, 61; 6. Snow Canyon, 45; 7. Kanab, 24; 8. Diamond Ranch, 15.

Individual boys winners were as follows:

100 meters — Chris Whetten, Dixie, 11.55

200 meters — Brad Wulfenstein, Desert Hills, 23.18

400 meters — Dallin Milne, Pine View, 52.58

800 meters — Taylor Abel, Pine View, 2:02.11

1,600 meters — Brigham Whitney, Desert Hills, 4:33.22

3,200 meters — Joshua Mcphie, Desert Hills, 9:52.22

110 hurdles — Brad Wulfenstein, Desert Hills, 14.94

300 hurdles — Tyson Long, Hurricane, 43.03

High jump — Kyler Smith, Dixie, 6’02.00

Long jump — Blake Barney, Dixie, 21’03.00

Shot put — Blake Kvarfordt, Desert Hills, 50’00.00

Discus — Blake Kvarfordt, Desert Hills, 150’10.50

Javelin — Jace Graft, Snow Canyon, 161’02

4x100 relay — Cedar, 45.47

4x400 relay — Desert Hills, 3:31.53

Sprint medley relay — Snow Canyon, 3:49.27

Girls team scores

1. Cedar, 176; 2. Desert Hills, 110; 3. Hurricane, 87; 4. Dixie, 71; 5. Kanab, 64; 6. Snow Canyon, 43; 7. Pine View, 33.

Individual girls winners were as follows:

100 meters — Abby Taylor, Desert Hills, 12.86

200 meters — Abby Taylor, Desert Hills, 26.76

400 meters — Shania Hurst, Hurricane, 1:00.81

800 meters — Aimee Bryson, Cedar, 2:20.15

1,600 meters — Kamryn Watts, Hurricane, 5:29.72

3,200 meters — Kamryn Watts, Hurricane, 11:57.44

100 hurdles — Olivia Leavitt, Desert Hills, 15.46

300 hurdles — Shalynne Seegmiller, Dixie, 48.04

High jump — Mariah Clayson, Kanab, 5’01.00

Long jump — Abby Taylor, Desert Hills, 16’11.25

Shot put — Marley Fakahua, Cedar, 32’06.00

Discus — Dante Togisala, Cedar, 99’04.00

Javelin — Megan Hansen, Desert Hills, 103’08.50

4x100 relay — Cedar, 49.63

4x400 relay — Hurricane, 4:09.70

Sprint medley relay — Snow Canyon, 4:30.47

Get The Deseret News Everywhere

Subscribe

Mobile

RSS