Oklahoma Throws Series Meet 3 Results

On Saturday, Samantha Kunza (Timberland, Wentzville, MO) briefly lost the national lead as Annika Kelly (Barrington, RI) set a new Rhode Island record at the Mt. Pleasant Invitational. On Sunday, Kunza responded with a new best of her own at the Oklahoma Throws Series Meet 3. All five of her legal throws were over her season’s best. In the end she added 10 feet to her season’s best and her best attempt of 197’9″ finally improved upon her personal best set last season. Her new mark also makes her the eighth high school athlete ever to break 60 meters. Sophomore Bailey Tilley) (Jenks, OK) also had a strong performance and set the national lead with the 3-kilogram hammer. Ian Hammock (Iberia, MO) won the boy’s competition with a personal best as well.

Oklahoma Throws Series Meet 3
East Central High School, Tulsa, OK
Sunday May 26, 2019
Girls 4kg Hammer
Place Athlete Metric Imperial
1 Samantha Kunza 60.29 197-09
2 Bailey Tilley 48.47 159-00
3 Ashlyn Green 44.63 146-05
4 Ericka Creek 39.05 128-01
5 Rachel Neaves 28.79 94-05
Boys 12lb Hammer
1 Ian Hammock 56.36 184-11
2 Jack Abshier 44.77 146-10
Girls 3kg Hammer
1 Bailey Tilley 55.01 180-05
2 Ashlyn Green 53.41 175-02