TITANS EARN REGION TITLES

THE 2018 SYRACUSE TITANS EARNED BOTH INDIVIDUAL AND RELAY TEAM REGION TITLES AT THE REGION ONE MEET.  LEADING THE CHARGE WAS JUNIOR SPRINTER NATHAN KAUFUSI.  KAUFUSI WAS THE REGION CHAMPION IN THE 100, 200, AND 400 METERS.  HE WAS THE ONLY ATHLETE ON THE MALE SIDE TO WIN THREE INDIVIDUAL EVENTS.  SENIOR SCOTT DAVIES WAS THE MEET CHAMPION IN THE 300 HURDLES.  DAVIES RAN A GREAT TIME OF 38.29.  SENIOR LEXI WIGHTMAN CONTINUED HER AMAZING SEASON WITH THE REGION TITLE IN THE POLE VAULT.

TWO RELAY TEAMS ALSO WON REGION TITLES.  BOTH RELAYS WERE ON THE BOYS SIDE.  THE MEDLEY RELAY TEAM OF TREVOR BURRELL, JAXSON NELSON, MCKAY GARRETT, AND DREW HOGAN BATTLED THEIR WAY TO THE TITLE. 

THE 4 X 400 METER RELAY TEAM OF TREVOR BURRELL, SCOTT DAVIES, TY BURKE, AND NATHAN KAUFUSI RAN A SEASON BEST OF 3:18.95.  THE RELAY EARNED  KAUFUSI FOUR GOLD MEDALS ON THE DAY!

MANY OTHER TITANS CONTRIBUTED POINTS TO THE TEAM FINISH.  REGION RUNNER-UP FINISHERS INCLUDED:

KAMRYN WIESE IN THE HIGH JUMP. 

ED BURTON IN THE LONG JUMP.

SAM HANSEN IN THE JAVELIN.

RACHEL DEHERRERA IN THE SHOT PUT.

ALI HORSFALL IN THE POLE VAULT.

TY BURKE IN THE 200 METERS.

SARAH WYNN IN THE 200 METERS.

AND

THE GIRLS 4 X 100 METER RELAY TEAM (KAMRYN WIESE, SAVANNAH ALLEN, LEXI WIGHTMAN, AND SARAH WYNN).

 

TITANS EARN ACADEMIC ALL-STATE HONORS

FOUR MEMBERS OF THE 2018 TITANS TRACK TEAM HAVE BEEN HONORED AS ACADEMIC ALL-STATE SELECTIONS.  EACH OF THESE ATHLETES HAVE EARNED A 4.0 G.P.A. OVER THE COURSE OF THEIR CAREERS.

JACOB GODFREY:  HURDLES / RELAYS

HUNTER STANGER:  DISTANCE EVENTS

KAEDEN TEAGUE:  POLE VAULT / LONG JUMP

LEXI WIGHTMAN:  POLE VAULT / RELAYS

CONGRATULATIONS TO EACH OF THESE OUTSTANDING ATHLETES AND THEIR FAMILIES.  THEY WILL BE HONORED AT A CEREMONY AT THE STATE TRACK MEET.  THE CEREMONY WILL BE AT 12:30 ON FRIDAY, MAY 18TH.

 

HERRIMAN TWILIGHT MEET

THE TITANS HAVE ONE MEET THIS WEEK.  A STATE QUALIFIER AT HERRIMAN HIGH SCHOOL ON FRIDAY, MAY 4TH.  THIS IS A GREAT MEET THAT IS FUN BECAUSE THE TITANS WILL BE RUNNING UNDER THE LIGHTS.  BE SURE TO COME AND SUPPORT THE TITANS AS THEY LOOK TO IMPROVE AND QUALIFY FOR STATE.  GO TITANS!!!

Titans Shine at Davis Invitational

THE SUCCESS OF THE 2018 SEASON CONTINUED AT THE DAVIS INVITATIONAL MEET THIS PAST WEEKEND.  THE TITANS WON EVENTS IN BOTH THE OPEN AND INVITED PORTIONS OF THE MEET.

IN THE INVITED SECTION, NATHAN KAUFUSI RAN THE FASTEST TIME IN THE STATE IN THE 400 METERS WITH A 47.6.  HE ALSO PLACED SECOND IN THE INVITED 100 METERS AND ANCHORED THE WINNING 4 X 400 METER RELAY.

POLE VAULTER LEXI WIGHTMAN CONTINUED HER DOMINANCE IN WINNING THE INVITED POLE VAULT EVENT.  HER MARK OF 11’6″ IS THE TOPS IN CLASS 6A THIS SEASON AT QUALIFYING MEETS.  SHE HAS REACHED 12’0″ TWICE THIS SEASON IN DUAL MEET COMPETITIONS. ( 12’0″ AT CLEARFIELD AND 12’2″ AT HOME VERSES FREMONT ).

THE GIRLS 4 X 100 METER RELAY HAD AN OUTSTANDING RACE POSTING THE BEST TIME IN THE STATE THIS YEAR.  THEIR MARK OF 47.7 IS THE SCHOOL RECORD AND STATE 6A STATE RECORD.  THE RELAY TEAM CONSISTED OF KAMRYN WIESE, KELSEY STEED, SARAH WYNN, AND BRITTANY CARDALL.  THEIR TIME IS THE THIRD FASTEST EVER IN THE HISTORY OF HIGH SCHOOL TRACK AND FIELD IN UTAH!

THE BOYS 4 X 400 METER RELAY TEAM OF TREVOR BURRELL, SCOTT DAVIES, TY BURKE, AND NATHAN KAUFUSI CONTINUED THEIR DOMINANCE AS WELL.  THE RELAY TEAM IMPROVED THEIR STATE RECORD TIME BY AN ADDITIONAL SECOND.  THEY HAVE RAN WELL ALL SEASON AND HAVE PRODUCED SOME OUTSTANDING MARKS.

SARAH WYNN WAS THE WINNER IN THE 100 METERS IN THE OPEN SECTION OF THE MEET.  ED BURTON WAS THE WINNER IN THE OPEN HIGH JUMP.  RACHEL DEHERRERA WAS THE WINNER IN THE OPEN SHOT PUT.  THE BOYS 4 X 100 METER RELAY TEAM OF TREVOR BURRELL, SCOTT DAVIES, ALEX WHEELER, AND TY BURKE WON THE OPEN SECTION AS WELL.

OTHER TITANS WITH GREAT DAYS:

KELSEY STEED:  200 AND 400 METERS.

KAMRYN WIESE:  HIGH JUMP / 100 METERS

BRITTANY CARDALL:  100 METERS AND 300 METER HURDLES.

ED BURTON:  LONG JUMP.

SCOTT DAVIES:  110 AND 300 METER HURDLES.

RYKER CRAYTHORNE:  POLE VAULT.

 

 

THIS WEEKS SCHEDULE

MONDAY:  REGULAR PRACTICE

TUESDAY:  TEAM PHOTOS (WEAR YOUR UNIFORMS) / REGULAR PRACTICE

WEDNESDAY:  MEET @ CLEARFIELD:  OUT AT 1:30 / BUS AT 2:00

THURSDAY:  REGULAR PRACTICE

FRIDAY:  REGULAR PRACTICE / SOME COMPETE LOGAN MEET

SATURDAY:  LOGAN MEET:  BUS LEAVES AT 6:30 AM!

TITANS QUALIFY TWO RELAYS

THE BOYS SEASON GOT OFF TO A GREAT START TO MATCH THE LADIES SUCCESS.  THE BOYS QUALIFIED TWO OF THE THREE RELAYS FOR THIS YEAR’S STATE MEET.  THE 4 X 100 M. RELAY TEAM OF TREVOR BURRELL, COLE THOMPSON, TY BURKE, AND NATHAN KAUFUSI RAN A SOLID TIME (43.56) EN ROUTE TO A SECOND PLACE FINISH.  THE 4 X 400 M. RELAY TEAM OF BURRELL, SCOTT DAVIES, BURKE, AND KAUFUSI ALSO QUALIFIED WITH A MEET WINNING EFFORT (3:24.26).

THE MEDLEY RELAY TEAM OF DALLAN PEHRSON, ALEX WHEELER, MCKAY GARRETT, AND DREW HOGAN RAN A GREAT RACE AND FINISHED SECOND IN THE MEET THAT FEATURED 18 SCHOOLS. 

NATHAN KAUFUSI WOULD RUN GREAT TIMES, BOTH QUALIFYING, IN THE 100 AND 200 METERS.  NATHAN WOULD FINISH SECOND IN BOTH EVENTS TO THE CURRENT STATE LEADER IN THOSE EVENTS.

OTHER TITANS WHO EXCELLED:  JUNIOR THROWER SAM HANSEN HAD A GREAT PERFORMANCE IN THE JAVELIN.  HIS THROW OF 154’07” EARNED A THRID PLACE FINISH.  SENIOR HURDLER SCOTT DAVIES BATTLED A TOUGH FIELD TO A SECOND PLACE FINISH IN THE 300 HURDLES. 

JUNIOR JUMPER ED BURTON QUALIFIED FOR STATE IN THE HIGH JUMP AND SCORED POINTS IN THE LONG JUMP.  BOTH OF ED’S MARKS PLACED HIM IN THE TOP TEN IN SCHOOL HISTORY.  SOPHOMORE DISTANCE RUNNER DREW HOGAN HAD AN OUTSTANDING RACE IN THE 1600 METERS RUNNING 4:34.40 (#9 ALL-TIME).  WHAT A START TO HIS OUTDOOR CAREER!

THE TITANS WILL BE IN ACTION AGAIN NEXT WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY AS THEY HOST THE 2018 DAVIS SCHOOL DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIPS.  THAT MEET WILL FEATURE ATHLETES FROM EACH OF THE DISTRICT’S HIGH SCHOOLS.  IT SHOULD BE A VERY COMPETITIVE MEET WITH TALENT IN EVERY EVENT!  THE MEET WILL BEGIN AT 3:00 ON BOTH DAYS.

LADY TITANS SHINE AT SUPER MEET

THE 2018 SEASON GOT OFF TO A GREAT START AS THE LADY TITANS WON THE SUPER MEET HELD AT DAVIS HIGH SCHOOL.  THE TITANS SCORED 112 TEAM POINTS EN ROUTE TO THE VICTORY.  THIS VICTORY IS THE FIRST BY THE LADY TITANS AT THIS COMPETITIVE MEET.

JUNIOR SPRINTER BRITTANY CARDALL PACED THE TITANS AS SHE WAS NAMED THE OUTSTANDING PERFORMER FOR THE MEET.  BRITTANY TOOK FIRST PLACE IN THE 300 HURDLES, 200 METERS, AND ANCHORED THE WINNING 4 X 100 METER RELAY TEAM.  SHE ALSO PLACED 3RD IN THE LONG JUMP.  EACH OF HER MARKS WERE STATE QUALIFYING MARKS.

SENIOR VAULTER LEXI WHITEMAN WAS VICTORIOUS IN THE POLE VAULT.  HER VAULT OF 11’3″ TIED THE MEET RECORD AND WAS NUMBER 2 ALL-TIME IN SYRACUSE HISTORY.  HER MARK EQUAL 1,000 POINTS ON THE PERFORMANCE POINTS CHART, WHICH SECURED THE ADDITIONAL HONOR.

ALSO WINNING EVENTS FOR THE TITANS WAS SOPHOMORE KAMRYN WIESE WHO TOOK THE TITLE IN THE HIGH JUMP AS SHE CLEARED 5’3″.  THAT HEIGHT TIES HER SCHOOL RECORD FROM LAST SEASON.  SOPHOMORE KELSEY STEED RAN A GREAT RACE AND WON THE OPEN 400 METERS.  KELSEY ALSO JUMPED A STATE QUALIFYING MARK IN THE LONG JUMP AND TOOK THIRD IN THE 200 METERS. 

THE 4 X 100 METER RELAY TEAM QUALIFIED FOR STATE WITH A 49.19 TIME.  THAT MARK IS #3 ALL-TIME IN SCHOOL HISTORY.  RELAY MEMBERS INCLUDED KAMRYN WIESE, SAVANNAH ALLEN, SARAH WYNN, AND BRITTANY CARDALL.  WYNN ALSO RAN A GREAT RACE IN THE 200 WITH A STATE QUALIFYING TIME.  ALLEN SCORED ADDITIONAL POINTS IN THE 300 HURDLES.

OTHER KEY POINTS WERE BROUGHT IN BY ALI HORSFAL IN THE POLE VAULT, RACHEL DEHERRERA IN THE SHOT, AND SARA DAVIES IN THE HURDLES.  THE MEDLEY, 4 X 400, AND 4 X 800 RELAYS ALL CONTRIBUTED POINTS TO THE CAUSE!

MANY TITANS HAD PERSONAL RECORDS or P.R.’s ON THE DAY.  THE WEATHER HELD WHICH IS RARE IN UTAH’S UP-AND-DOWN SPRINGTIME!  THE SUPER MEET IS A GREAT EARLY SEASON TEST FOR ALL TEAMS.  MANY OF THE TOP TEAMS IN THE NEW 6A CLASS WERE PRESENT (18 TEAMS TOTAL).  GREAT START LADIES AND CONGRAT’S ON THE TEAM WIN.  GO TITANS!!!