Congratulations to both teams, boys and girls!
Another State indoor track meet is in the books and the boys and girls teams came home with championship trophies. The girls achieved their sixth consecutive State team win, while the boys’ recaptured the title this year. The boys have won State 4 years out of the last 6. This is an outstanding achievement by our seniors on both teams.
Individual Event Champions
Mary Caroline Heinen (’20-Richmond) 1600 and 3200-meter races
Mary Kemp (’21-Richmond) 1000-meter race
Kaitlyn Baker (’22-Hanover) Pole vault
Adam Sachs (’19-Henrico) 1600-meter race
Carter Morgan (’20-Henrico) 1000-meter race
Girls 4×4: Alyssa Wright (’20-Goochland), Kathleen Russo (’21-Chesterfield, Megan Bale (’19-Chesterfield) and Mary Kemp
Girls 4×8: Kathleen Russo, Mary Kemp, Josie Greer (’20-Richmond) and Mary Caroline Heinen
Boys 4×4: Ben Blanchard (’22-Henrico), Carter Morgan, Michael Schweiker (’19-Richmond) and Nathaniel Gregory (’19-Hanover)
Boys 4×8: Ben Blanchard, Carter Morgan, Michael Schweiker, and Nathaniel Gregory
The teams are coached by Jim Holdren-VHSL Hall of Fame, Deborah Snagg, Ryan Webb, Bill Powers, and Bob Disse.
Happy Dragons on their return home trip (thanks Coach Snagg!)