Tailynn Bradford attempting to catch her opponent.

By Coach Mary Sieck

The Sully Buttes Track and Field team hosted the Charger Invite on Thursday, April 22. Due to the cold, rainy weather, the track meet was cancelled with four events remaining. With 14 teams competing, both teams placed 4th overall with the girls scoring 48 points behind Pierre TF Riggs (82), Mobridge-Pollock (67) and Jones County (61). On the boy’s side, the Chargers scored 35 points behind Timber Lake (98) Mobridge-Pollock (97) and Pierre TF Riggs (81).

Jesse Schall and Stevie Wittler were the only gold medal winners, placing first in the shot put for Schall with a throw of 46-7 and Wittler in the 100m hurdles with a time of 17.23. Others placing were Jordan Schall-4th shot put-41-2; Jesse Schall-3rd discus-122-10; Lydian Hill-2nd shot put-33-2; Addison Chicoine-2nd discus-92-5; Allyson Wittler-3rd discus-88-5; Thomas Farries- 8th long jump-17-8; Landon Hepker-6th triple jump-35-3.75; Calleigh Chicoine-4th triple jump-29-0; Boys 800m Relay-8th-1:44.40 (Garrett Petersen, Blaine Hill, Collin Bradberry, Sedric Perkins); Boys 400m Relay-4th-49.39 (Petersen, Hill, Bradberry, Perkins); Girls 400m Relay-4th-56.50 (Stevie Wittler, Courtnie Weinheimer, Jill Hofer, Allyson Wittler); Boys Medley Relay-4th-4:21.00 (Garrett Petersen, Sedric Perkins, Chase Yellow Hawk, Griffin Petersen) and Girls Medley Relay-3rd-5:01.97 (Stevie Wittler, Allyson Wittler, Calleigh Chicoine, Jill Hofer).

Other Chargers competing were Addison Chicoine-shot put-28-2.5; Payge Bakker-shot put-23-4; Jaydn Jaeger-shot put-23-8; Lydia Hill-discus-72-1; Thomas Farries-100m dash-12.71 and 300m hurdles-54.32; Dwight Kinney-100m dash-14.90; Cash Langdeau-100m dash-13.78; Teagan Jost-100m dash-13.28 and 400m dash-66.74; Teghan Westphal-100m dash-13.37 and 300m hurdles-55.51; Trever Marshall-100m dash-13.60; Issac Ramirez-100m dash-14.15; Eli Mercer-100m dash-15.23; Tailynn Bradford-100m dash-16.03 and 400m dash-79.21; Gracie Olivier-100m dash-16.02 and 400m dash-83.65; Madison Bradberry-100m dash-16.06; Hope Weinheimer-100m dash-15.97 and Girls 800m Relay-2:06.97 (Courtnie Weinheimer, Jill Hofer, Calleigh Chicoine, Allyson Wittler).