Valley track teams competed at districts last week, and have advanced their best to state.
At the Sea-King District meet, held Wednesday and Friday at Seattle’s Southwest Complex, Mount Si’s girls squad took second as a team, while the boys took fourth.
Senior Bradly Stevens dominated the javelin event with a 187-foot throw, while Andrea Suttle won in discus, with 94 feet. Suttle, a senior, took third in shot with a 33-foot put.
Mount Si’s 4-by-200 girls relay team of Karlie Hurley, Mackenzie Hutchison, Hannah Richmond and Jesse Guyer placed second with a time of 1:45.82.
The girls’ 4-by-200 team of Hurley, Hutchison, Guyer and French exchange student Pauline Kaczmarek—she was a Mount Si gymnast this winter—also placed second in the finals with a time of 4:05.66.
In the 400-meter race, Preston Banks took second, followed by Sam Isen at third. Jimbo Davis was third in pole vault, and placed fifth in the 100-meter dash finals. Jon Proctor took third in the high jump.
Peter Link was fourth in discus.
Mount Si’s 4-by-400 relay team of Isen, Banks, Devin Sharps and Sean Hyland took third.
These athletes move on to the state championship in Tacoma this coming weekend.