Several top Ohio throwers started the season on Friday at the Larry Kohring Eastwood Relays. Nick Lane (Bowling Green, OH) added nearly ten feet to his best to win. His top mark of 219’5″ now ranks second in the nation. Sam Meece (Napoleon, OH) also started his season off with a new best and broke 200 feet for the first time. In the girl’s competition Carrol Pauley (Riverdale, Mount Blanchard, OH) and Madison Pollard (Anthony Wayne, Whitehouse, OH) were separated by just 13 inches as they took first and second. Both also produced marks that are among the top five in the nation.
Larry Kohring Eastwood Relays Eastwood High School, Pemberville, OH Friday - 4/21/2017 Event 36 Boys Hammer Throw ============================================================= Name Year School Finals ============================================================= 1 Nick Lane Bowling Green 219-05 2 Sam Meece Napoleon 201-10 3 Erik Fertig Eastwood 166-05 4 Jonah Mudse Whitmer 153-00 5 Evan Stump Liberty-Benton 132-03 6 Sam Kovaleski Findlay 112-10 7 Payton Fouke Clyde 81-01 -- Jacob Wickey Medina X189-01 -- Dalton Andrews Eastwood X159-02 -- John Hill Arcadia X87-05 Event 35 Girls Hammer Throw ============================================================= Name Year School Finals ============================================================= 1 Livie Smelcer Liberty-Benton 109-01 2 Molly Baumgartner Eastwood 65-09 3 Cate Korsnack Bowling Green 64-00 4 Kaytlynn Buchhop Napoleon 63-04 5 Mary Wilkerson Clyde 62-08 -- Carrol Pauley Riverdale X169-00 -- Madison Pollard Anthony Wayne X167-11 -- Samantha Watkins Arcadia X67-08