The Boys Varsity Track and Field team won their first meet of the season, crushing their opponents: Carroll and South Newton! Highlight of the evening went to Ezra Lewellen who set a NEW SCHOOL RECORD in the 400M dash with a time of 49.82 seconds. The previous record was 50.5 seconds and has been held since 1987!
Top scorers for the Panthers were Ezra Lewellen with 16.25 points, Addai Lewellen with 16 points, and Jackson Baker with 12.25 points.
First place finishes for the Panthers went to Ezra in the 400M, 100M, and Long Jump – Addai Lewellen in the 300M Hurdles – Jackson Baker in the 800M run – Carson Meyer in the 3200M run – and the team of Jackson Baker, Ryan Adams, Eli Rans, and Ezra Lewellen in the 4x400M relay.
Other Panther men placing for the team in their events were Thomas Ehler, Jack Cooper, Eli Rans, and Lincoln Alma.
The Panthers race again Tuesday against Kankakee Valley and Twin Lakes. Great Job, Gentlemen!!