EHS Competes in Indoor Boys Track Meet


Published on March 10 2014 10:03 am
Last Updated on March 10 2014 10:03 am
Written by Millie Lange

Effingham High School competed in the Southern Illinois University 24th Annual High Schooll Indoor track and Field Boys Invitational Saturday.

Kyle Niebrugge captured fourth place in the high jump with a leap of six feet. Collin Hecht made the finals in the 60 meter high hurdles with a preliminary run of 9.33. In the finals he ran a 9.28 and placed 11th.

Billy Arndt had a throw of 44 feet, 2 inches and finished 11th in the shot. The 800 relay team of Trevor Murphy, Zach Chase, Niebrugge and Daryl McGregor finished 15th in 1:43.41.

Travis Durbin fnished 22nd with a time of 56.22.

Other participants were:

60 m. -- Zach Chase 7.80, Trevor Murphy 7.80, Zach Miller 79.90

200 m. -- Tucker Denton 26.99, Trevor Murphy 26.26

800 m. -- C.J. Schmidt 2:23

1600 -- C.J. Schmidt 5:26.82

Shot -- Khole Moran 37 feet, 2 inches.

Pole Vault -- Drew Vasqez, did not make opening height of 11 feet