Breck athletes find success at end-of-year tournaments
The Girls Golf team took fifth place at state. The team included Allyse Hogan ’20, Annie Johnston ’17, Margie Johnston ’18, Alayna Simonds ’18, Amelia Simonds ’18, and Grace Zumwinkle ’17. Amelia took 14th place overall with a two-day score of 165, and Grace Zumwinkle took 15th place with a two-day score of 166.
Matthew Metz '19 and Thomas Metz ’19 took second place in the doubles state tennis tournament at Reed Sweat Tennis Center. The Metz brothers lost to Blake in the final match with a score of 6-4, 6-4.
Track and Field
The Track and Field team finished their season by sending two relays and three individuals to the state meet held at Hamline University, St. Paul. David Roddy ’19 competed in the shot put where he broke the school record with a throw of 50’ 7” and took seventh place at state. Earlier this season, Roddy had broken the school record for discus in his first-ever competition.
The girls 4x100m relay also qualified for the state meet where they took sixth place overall with a time of :50.71. Participants included Kajsa Johannson ’17, Katelyn MacBean ’20, Paige Olowu ’18, and Abigail Wesson ’20.
Kajsa Johansson also qualified for the 100m dash at state as well as the boys 4x100m relay, which included Alex McFarland ’18, Ronnie Richardson-Matthews ’17, Josh Taylor ’19, and Elijah Zackery ’20. Saylor Hawkins also qualified for the high jump and the triple jump.