BRECKENRIDGE — The Morrice boys track and field team finished second at Saturday’s Division 4 MITCA state finals at Breckenridge.

The Orioles scored 1,206 1/2 points while trailing only Addison, which totaled 1,448 1/2 points.

Placing third for Morrice in a school record time of 8 minutes, 44.02 seconds was its 3,200-meter relay team. Aiden Campbell, Zu Scribner, Chandler Iler and Caleb Rivers teamed up for the record.

Morrice’s Sam Koresky was third in the discus with a throw of 129 feet, 3 inches.

Jake Larner finished fourth in the pole vault at 11 feet even. Morrice’s 1,600 relay team of Peyton Smith, Rivers, Iler and Connor Lucas was fourth in 3:42.71.

Sam Shivley was fifth in the 300 hurdles (42.52) and sixth in the 110 hurdles (15.85). Chris Rosin was fifth in the high jump at 5-10.

Rivers ran sixth in the 800 run (2:06.63). Morrice’s 400 relay team of Austin Edington, Shively, Robert London and Jarret Wood ran sixth in 46.0.

The Morrice girls track team placed 11th at the Division 4 MITCA meet. The Orioles scored 6071/2 ponts.

Audrey Barnes of Morrice took second in the discus (94-7) and finished third in the shot put (32-4).

Brooke McGahey of Morrice was fourth in the shot put (30-61/4) while Josie Howard, Kylie Schmidtfranz, Loren Hoberek and Emma Valentine were fourth in the 400 relay (54.63).

McGahey finished sixth in the discus (91-10).


Corunna boys fourth at Div.  2 MITCA Meet


ZEELAND — The Corunna boys track team placed fourth at Friday’s MITCA Division 2 state finals.

The Cavaliers, led by the state title finishes of Carter Lovejoy (800-meter run, 1:58.5) and Ben Jacobs (1,600-run, 4:28.1), scored 1,026 points. Zeeland West was first with 1,525 points.

Corunna placed second in the 3,200 relay with Mason Warner, Evan Roka, Charlie Bruckman and Lovejoy running 8:09.48.

The Cavaliers were second in the 1,600 relay with Lovejoy, Jacobs, Warner and Will Strauch (3:29.11).

Roka ran third in the 1,600 run (4:31.67).

Fisher Morris was fourth in the long jump (20 feet, 33/4)

Warner finished fifth in the 800 run (2:01.12) while Strauch was fifth in the 400 dash (51.57) and Lovejoy was sixth in the 400 (52.06).


O-E boys place 12th at MITCA D-3 Finals


CLARE — The Ovid-Elsie boys track team finished 12th at Saturday’s Division 3 MITCA state finals.

The Marauders scored 7731/2 points.

Jacob Darling was fifth in the 400-meter dash in 52.78 seconds.

Blake Bensinger was sixth in the 300 hurdles (43.41) and eighth in the 110 hurdles (16.56).

Placing sixth in the 800 run was Weston Kvalevog (2:06.17). Kvalevog was seventh in the high jump (5-10).


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