Boys' Field and Track Qualify to the STATE Meet in 6 Events

Reported by on 5/20/22

The Waubonsie Valley Boys' Field and Track team finished 4th in the Rock Island sectional last night. The 4x800 relay of Chris Miserendino, Austin McInturff, Aidan Oster, and Angel Solis, along with Jamon Harris in the 100 meter dash and Angel Solis in the mile all qualified in running events. In the field Sam Mika qualified in both the shot put and discus. Sam will be joined by Jose Barragan in the shot put and Jerry Hatchett in the discus. Brody Squires qualified in the long jump by winning the event and tying a school record at 23 feet 2-3/4 inches. Angel Solis broke his own school record of 4 minutes and 17 seconds in the mile.

These athletes will compete next week at the IHSA Boys State Track and Field Meet at Eastern Illinois University