Carlin wins 100; W-M girls 3rd at state


EUGENE — Madison Carlin won the 100-meter dash Friday to lead the Weston-McEwen girls to a third-place finish at the Class 2A state track and field championships, which concluded Saturday.

She also posted a fourth-place finish in the 200 and hopped, skipped and jumped to a fourth-place finish in the triple jump (32 feet, 5 inches).

W-M’s Makayla Christopher flexed her muscle in the throwing events, garnering a second-place finish in the shot put, fourth in the javelin and seventh in the discus.

W-M finished one point behind Kennedy in the team standings and Portland Christian won the meet overwhelmingly, leading Kennedy by 24 points.

Madison Carlin, Betsy West, Elizabeth Herbes and Mckayla Carlin finished the 4x100 relay in third place.

West, Marlene Bodmer, Herbes and Mckayla Carlin earned third in the 4x400 relay.

Melanie Sederburg pole vaulted her way to a sixth-place finish (7-06.00).

West took second in the 300 hurdles and Herbes was fifth in the 400.

The boys came home with a tie for 18th with 11 points.

Clayton Gaines threw a shot put 42 feet, 10.75 inches to take fifth place. He also tossed the discus 131-07 to place sixth.

Linton McAllister took fifth in the high jump (6-00.00).

Class 2A Oregon state Track and Field Championships

Weston-McEwen Results


SHOT PUT — 5. Clayton Gaines, 42-10.75.

DISCUS — 6. Clayton Gaines, 131-07.

HIGH JUMP — 5. Linton McAllister, 6-00.00.


100 — 1. Madison Carlin, 13.01.

200 — 4. Madison Carlin, 27.20.

400 — 5. Elizabeth Herbes, 1:02.24.

300 HURDLES — 2. Betsy West, 48.44.

4X100 — 3. Carlin, West, Herbes, McKayla Carlin, 51.66.

4X400 — 1. West, Marlene Bodmer, Herbes, Carlin, 4:15.88.

SHOT PUT — 2. Makayla Christopher, 34-05.00.

DISCUS — 7. Makayla Christopher, 95-05.

JAVELIN — 4. Makayla Christopher, 116-08.

POLE VAULT — 6. Melanie Sederburg, 7-06.00.

TRIPLE JUMP — 4. McKayla Carlin, 32-05.00.

Team score — 3. W-M 62.


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