The Addison Panthers Boys Track team earned all-state in 4 of the 7 events they qualified in. The Panthers started out the day with a 5th place finish by Donovan Underwood in the discus. Donovan had a 14 foot personal best throwing 142′ 5″. All of Donovan’s throws in the prelims were lifetime bests.
Addison then had a nice performance by Drew Rokita in the long jump. Drew jumped 20′ 3.25″ good enough for 6th place.
The 4 x 200 relay team surprised a lot of people by running 1:34.26 and earning 8th place. The relay team is comprised of Josh
Brown, Travis Whitaker, Caleb Gramm, and Drew Rokita.
Dakota Knieper placed 4th in the open 400?running 50.8 seconds.
Zach Morse had a phenomenal day in the 1600 and 3200. Although he wasn’t all-state, Zach ran personal bests in both. Zach ran 4:42.45 placing 11th in the 1600 run. He also ran 10:09 in the 3200 run placing 11th.
The 4 x 100 team barely missed out on all state status by running 45.29 and placing ninth. The relay team consisted of josh Brown, Dakota Knieper, Caleb Gramm, and Drew Rokita.
This wrapped up an incredible season for the boys track team!