Elkhart Memorial jumped out to an early lead after taking 23 points in the first 3 events of the home opener for the Warsaw boys track team. The lead was to big for the Tigers to recover as they lost 74 – 58.
The Tigers were lead by Nick Miller as he took first place in both the Shot Put and the Discus. Also, in the field events the Tigers had a strong showing by Connor Lennox winning the High Jump and teammate Tyler Metzger taking second. The Pole Vault was another one two finish as JR Nick Bazzoni takes the win and SR Hunter Metzger tokes second. Mason Martz and Keagan Larsh took first and third in the Long Jump finishing up the field events strong.
On the track the Tigers were lead by Tanner Stiver as he brought home first place in the 800 meter run. Senior Alijah Wade also was able to have a strong showing in the 200 meter dash giving the Tigers another event win. Athletes that finished runners up were Sam Lechlitner in the 1600 meter, 3200 meter run. Isaac Mitchell in the 400 meter dash and Eli Owen in the 300 meter hurdles.
The Tigers have a quick turn around as they travel to Lafayette Jefferson High School tomorrow to compete in the Lafayette Jefferson Bronchs Sprinters Showcase. This meet consists of the top sprinters from the state of Indiana. The meet will start at 6:00 pm