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Decatur’s Kevetter wins two golds at Sanger meet

By Richard Greene | Published Saturday, March 8, 2014

Decatur junior Jacob Kevetter won a pair of gold medals and two silvers Thursday at the Sanger Indian Relays.

Kevetter won the long jump for a second straight week and added a victory in the 110 hurdles. He landed a 21-foot effort in the long jump and sprinted to the finish line in the 110 hurdles in 15.04.

Kevetter took second in the 300 hurdles in 41.26, and helped the 4×400 relay to a second-place finish in 3:37.52.

Kevetter’s golds were two of five for the Eagles track team Thursday.

Brandon Rivera continued his impressive start to the season in the 800, running 1:57.46 to record a victory. Gunnar Parker won the 100 in 11.04. Greyson Muehlstein took the 200 in 22.81.

The Decatur boys finished third as a team with 105 points.

The Decatur girls won three gold medals Thursday. Macen Stripling won the high jump, clearing 5-2. Haley Dennard eased to a win in her first 800 of the season, running 2:24.54. Nicole Neighbors captured gold in the 300 hurdles, running 49.49.

The Decatur girls finished fourth as a team with 106 points.

SANGER INDIAN RELAYS

VARSITY GIRLS

Discus: 3. Lily Doubrava, Decatur, 95-4

High jump: 1. Macen Stripling, Decatur, 5-2; 5. Bailey Berry, Decatur, 4-10; 6. Nicole Neighbors, Decatur, 4-8

Long jump: 3. Macen Stripling, Decatur, 14-11; 6. Nicole Neighbors, Decatur, 14-7.5

Shot put: 5. Lisa Fuller, Bridgeport, 28-1.5

Pole vault: 5. Jessica Kyle, Decatur, 6-6

3200: 5. Paola Palomo, Decatur, 12:53; 6. Georgina Palomo, Decatur, 12:54

4×100: 6. Decatur 53.4

800: 1. Haley Dennard, Decatur, 2:24.54; 3. Jessica Kyle, Decatur, 2:30.13; 6. Landrie Walsh, Bridgeport, 2:40.78

100 hurdles: 2. Nicole Neighbors, Decatur, 17.13; 3. Macen Stripling, Decatur, 17.47

100: 5. Yanira Rivas, Decatur, 13.35

4×200: 4. Decatur 2:01.12

400: 2. Haley Dennard, Decatur, 1:03.45

300 hurdles: 1. Nicole Neighbors, Decatur, 49.49

200: 5. Yanira Rivas, Decatur, 28.27

1600: 4. Jessica Kyle, Decatur, 5:57.6; 5. Georgina Palomo, Decatur, 5:58.2

4×400: 4. Decatur 4:24.7

Team: 4. Decatur 106; 6. Bridgeport 3

VARSITY BOYS

Long jump: 1. Jacob Kevetter, Decatur, 21-0

Triple jump: 5. Tyler Raby, Bridgeport, 39-6

4×100: 2. Decatur 44.34

800: 1. Brandon Rivera, Decatur, 1:57.46; 5. Payton McAlister, Decatur, 2:10.37

110 hurdles: 1. Jacob Kevetter, Decatur, 15:04; 3. Tyler Raby, Bridgeport, 17.49; 4. Efrain DeLuna, Bridgeport, 18.5

100: 1. Gunnar Parker, Decatur, 11.04

4×200: 4. Bridgeport 1:37.75; 5. Decatur 1:38.47

400: 2. Brandon Rivera, 51.91; 5. Rogelio Galicia, Bridgeport, 55.75

300 hurdles: 2. Jacob Kevetter, Decatur, 41.26; 5. Tyler Raby, Bridgeport, 44.25

200: 1. Greyson Muehlstein, Decatur, 22.81; 6. Ryan Durbon, Decatur, 24.65

4×400: 2. Decatur 3:37.52

Team: 3. Decatur 105; 6. Bridgeport 23

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