Tigers dash to titles in season debut

Friday, March 19, 2010

The Mountain Home girls literally ran away from Kuna in their season opener dual meet at Kuna last Friday. The boys were a close second.

Mountain Home had 12 first and 11 second-place efforts, racking up 95 points to Kuna's 47 in the girls' events.

First-place efforts went to Jessica Liercke in the 100 meters and triple jump. She also was a member of the 4x100- and 4x200-meter relay teams (along with Jasmyne Moore, Lauren Moore and Jessica Tindall) that took first. Besides the relays, Moore also had a first in the 100-meter hurdles and a second in the 300-meter hurdles.

Kacee Cameron had a first in the long jump and seconds in the 1600-meter run and the triple jump.

Dakota Barrie had a first in the 300-meter hurdles and a second in the 100-meter hurdles. She was also a member of the 4x400-meter relay team (along with Shelly Henrick, Jordan Vivier and Haley Schaefer) that finished second.

Jessica Tindall had a first in the 200 meter dash.

Shelby Posey was first in the shot put and second in the discus. Keesha Janis won the discus and was third in the shot put. Regina Rodriguez was second in the shot put and third in the discus.

Christina Segovia was first in the pole vault and Adrianna Callahan won the high jump.

Haley Schaefer had second-place efforts in the 800- and 3200-meter runs.

Shelly Henrick was second in the 400 meter dash and the Mountain Home medley relay team was second.

Jordan Vivier had third-place efforts in the 800- and 3200-meter runs and Marissa Streeter was third in the triple jump.

Kuna won the boys competition, edging the Tigers, 74.16 to 71.83.

Tyree Harmon led the Mountain Home boys with first-place efforts in the 110-meter and 300-meter hurdles, along with the long jump and triple jump.

Jake Lewis won both the shot put and discus.

Colby Hall won the pole vault and had third-place finishes in the 800- and 1600-meter runs.

Tyler Knauth won the 400-meter dash and Mountain Home also won both the 4x100 and 4x400-meter relay races.

Alexander Ling finished second in the 110-meter high hurdles and third in the 300-meter hurdles.

J.T. Cristobal was second in the 100 meters, Juan Silva tied for second in the 200, Jovanne Carrizales was second in the 3200-meter run, Clayton Carpenter was second in the 300-meter hurdles, Dylan Johnson was second in the pole vault. The Tigers' 4x200-meter relay team placed second in its event.

Perry Savage had third-place efforts in the 400-meter dash and the pole vault, and Luke Filipovich was third in the triple jump.

The Tigers host Nampa in a dual on Friday. Action gets under way at 4 p.m.

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