The Batesville High School track team traveled to East Central Friday night to compete in their 8 team invitational. Although the winds were very high at times and the temperature dropped quite a bit as the sun went down, the rain stayed away and some great competition was seen. Batesville placed a very respectable 3rd place for the girls as the boys placed 2nd. For both sides, the East Central Trojans ran away with the victories scoring over 200 points! VERY impressive! Final scores were, girls: EC-205.5, Franklin County-117, BHS-107, Ursuline-65, Gburg-53.5, South Ripley-51, OA-12, Hughes-9. And for the boys scores were: EC-201.5, BHS-128.83, FC-101, GB-79.66, Mueller-49, OA-28, SR-22 and Hughes-4.Batesville had 4 events where the Bulldogs took the championship medal and they were: Charlie Laymon in the long jump where he jump a BIG personal best of 20’7″, Adam Moster in the 800m run (2:06.32), Joshua Myers in the 3200m run with a personal best of 10:06.48 and the boys 4 x 800m relay of JJ Kuisel, Johnathon Lynch, Vonley Hund and Adam Moster (8:52.56). Way to go, boys!Runner up finishes went to:Stephanie Nobbe-200m dashJohnathon Lynch-800m runBenjamin Moster-1600m runCarley Pride and Kent Meyers-high jumpGirls 4 x 800m relay of Liz Loichinger, Lily Pinckley, Maria Lopez and Katie OlsenBoys 4 x 400m relay of Adam Moster, Tyler Myers, Johnathon Lynch and JJ Kuisel3rd place finishes were:Stephanie Nobbe-100m dashJJ Kuisel-400m dashLiz Loichinger-800m run and 1600m runLily Pinckley-3200m runKent Myers-pole vault4 x 100m relay of Callie Main, Lily Meyer, Roxie Hund and Stephanie Nobbe4th place finishes:Carley Pride-400m dashBenjamin Moster-800m runRoxie Hund and Tyler Myers-300m hurdlesKatie Bedel-long jumpSam Sittloh-shot putBoys 4 x 100m of Isaiah Riffle, Justin Heiser, Charlie Laymon and Sam HaskampGirls 4 x 400m relay of Katie Olsen, Liz Loichinger, Roxie Hund and Carley Pride5th places were:Lily Meyer-200m dash and long jumpKatie Olsen-800m runTrysta Vierling-1600m runAdam Hollowell-3200m runGabe Gunter-high jump6th places went to:Lily Meyer-100m dashDillon Murray-3200m runChase Hamilton-300m hurdlesAdam Moster-long jumpCallie Main-discus7th places were:Dillon Murray-1600m runTrysta Vierling-3200m runRoxie Hund and Chase Hamilton-100/110m hurdlesSam Robben-300m hurdlesKatie Bedel-high jumpCallie Main-long jumpAnd finishing up the scoring and ribbon winner in 8th place went to:Maria Lopez-800m runAustin Cornn-high jumpStephanie Nobbe-pole vaultThis was one of our first big meets and some awesome performances were delivered. The following is the list of everyone that achieved a personal best…again, despite the windy and colder conditions. By event they are:200m dash-Carley Pride400m dash-Carley Pride and Ava Ralston800m run-Liz Loichinger and Benjamin Moster1600m run-Adam Hollowell, Benjamin Moster, Dillon Murray and Trysta Vierling3200m run-Joshua Myers, Adam Hollowell and Lily Pinckley300m hurdles-Tyler Myers and Sam Robben4 x 800m splits-Lily Pinckley, Katie Olsen4 x 400m splites-JJ Kuisel, Adam Moster, Tyler Myers, Johnathon Lynch, Liz Loichinger, Carley Pride and Roxie HundShot put-Sam SittlohDiscus-Callie MainPole Vault-Kent MeyersLong Jump-Charlie Laymon, Adam Moster, Lily Meyer, Callie Main and Katie BedelWay to go everyone! I will continue to say that hardwork is really paying off! The Bulldogs are ready to enter their tournament season as they will host County next Thursday. This will also be Senior night where we will honor 9 great Senior leaders! Action begins at 5pm and we will honor our seniors at the conclusion of the meet! Come out and support the Dogs!