Students from all over Vancouver Public Schools represented the district and their individual schools at the 2016 spring state championships. Congratulations to all the participants!
The following students placed in the top 10:
Girls’ 4A track
- Madison Lord, Skyview High School, fourth in high jump
- Krystal Kaufman, Skyview, fifth in 800-meter run
- Kaufman, Presley Timmons, Taylor Irwin and Molly Beaman, Skyview, sixth in 4×400-meter relay
- Hannah Shirley, Skyview, seventh in pole vault
- Ellen Burbank, Skyview, ninth in 3,200-meter run
Skyview’s girls’ track head coach is Ron Heidenreich.
Boys’ 4A track
- Mason Scheidel, Skyview High School, first in 800-meter run
- Connor Jensen, Skyview, fifth in shot put
- Zeke Oien, Jefferson Kiyasu, Scheidel and Jack Thomas, Skyview, fifth in 4×400-meter relay
- Scheidel, sixth in the 1,600-meter run
- Brad Decker, Skyview, 8th in javelin throw
- Skyview also placed 10th overall as team.
Skyview’s boys’ track head coach is Julian Williams.
Girls’ 3A track
- Grayson Burke, Columbia River High School, fifth, 200-meter dash
- Yaiydenn Lopez-Perez, River, fifth, discus
- Burke, River, sixth, 100-meter dash
- Sarah Ellis, River, seventh, pole vault
- Tiarra Ringold, River, seventh, triple jump
- Lopez-Perez, eighth, shot put
- Ringold, eighth, long jump
Columbia River’s girl’s track head coach is Michelle Buss.
Boys’ 3A track
- Mason Schell, Columbia River High School, 10th, shot put
Columbia River’s boys’ track head coach is Art Sandison.