Rodeheffer takes Wesco 1,600 title | Track

John Rodeheffer's win in the 1,600 meters highlighted the first day of the 3A Wesco track championships for Oak Harbor High School Wednesday, May 14, at Marysville's Quil Ceda Stadium.

Finals in five boys and four girls events were held Wednesday; preliminaries were conducted in many of the others. The meet will resume at 4:30 p.m. Friday.

Taylor Deconzo led the Wildcat girls by placing fourth in the javelin (107), while Jonalynn Horn (5:19.77) and Alex Laiblin (5:20.51) ran fifth and sixth in the 1,600.

Along with Rodeheffer's win (4:23.41), Tyler Adamson scored for Oak Harbor by placing sixth in the shot put (44).

Other finals results, girls: Laura Rodeheffer, 24th, 1,600, 6:04.73; Carolynn Wicker, 25th, 1,600, 6:05.16; Kenna Prosch, 19th, discus, 76-09; Jinai Guzman, 19th, javelin, 81-03; Hayley Lundstrom, 13th, long jump, 15-01.25; Priya Osborne, 15th, long jump, 15-00.25; Stephanie Kolden, 21st, long jump, 14-02.25; Alana Austin, 23rd, long jump, 12-03.

Other final results, boys: Miguel Guzman, 23rd, 1,600, 4:53.57; Tyler Dodd, 20th, shot, 36-03; David Ray, 15th, high jump, 5; Diangelo McKinney, 18th, long jump, 17-09.5; Zach Norton, 23rd, long jump, 16-11.

Top eight finishes in preliminaries, girls: Sierra Seabolt, eighth, 100, 12.79; Suzanne Kaltenbach, seventh, 400, 1:04.39; Jackie Dejesus, seventh, 300 hurdles, 50.74; 4x100 relay (Janae Payne, Seabolt, Kiesha Watts, Guzman), fifth, 52.86; 4x200 relay (Payne, Matti Miesle, Seabolt, Austin), fifth, 1:51.04.

Top eight finishes in preliminaries, boys: Dejon Devroe, first, 400, 51.69; Josiah Welch, eighth, 400, 54.41; Jared Gray, seventh, 300 hurdles, 43.81; 4x100 relay (Devroe, Gray, Daniel Nunes, Kris Medina), sixth, 45.79; 4x400 relay (Sebastian Ceaser, Carlton Johnson, Ben Danielson, Devroe), sixth, 3:44.87.

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