Hornets Track Team Finishes Second At Herrin Invitational

The Nashville Hornets track team competed in two meets this past week, one Varsity meet, and one Fresh/Soph meet. The Nashville Hornets Varsity team competed at the Herrin Invitational on April 11. The Hornets hosted the Central Fresh/Soph meet this year due to construction at Central. The Herrin Invitational featured 13 teams. The Hornets finished the meet second as a team behind Marion. Marion finished with 123 points to take the title. Nashville finished with 94 points followed by Herrin in third with 69 points, DuQuoin in fourth with 48 points, and Carbondale in fifth with 47 points. The Hornets had four first place finishes at the meet. Brandon Schnitker won the 800M run. Schnitker was also a part of the 4X800M Relay team along Tabor Kozuszek, Gavin Love, and Caleb Zgonina that finished in first place. Daymeon Baugh won the high jump, and Gavyn Lietz won the triple jump. The Hornets Fresh/Soph team was in action on April 14 as they hosted the Central Fresh/Soph meet. There was no team scoring at this meet. Jackson Aulds won three individual events at the meet. Aulds won the 110M High Hurdles, the 300M Hurdles, and the long jump. Aulds also was a part of the 4X400M Relay team that crossed the line in first place. Joining Aulds on the 4X400M Relay team was Theron Hausner, Jace Matecki, and Gavin Love. Love also won the 800M Run.
The Nashville Hornets track team competed in two meets this past week, one Varsity meet, and one Fresh/Soph meet. The Nashville Hornets Varsity team competed at the Herrin Invitational on April 11. The Hornets hosted the Central Fresh/Soph meet this year due to construction at Central.
The Herrin Invitational featured 13 teams. The Hornets finished the meet second as a team behind Marion. Marion finished with 123 points to take the title. Nashville finished with 94 points followed by Herrin in third with 69 points, DuQuoin in fourth with 48 points, and Carbondale in fifth with 47 points.
The Hornets had four first place finishes at the meet. Brandon Schnitker won the 800M run. Schnitker was also a part of the 4X800M Relay team along Tabor Kozuszek, Gavin Love, and Caleb Zgonina that finished in first place. Daymeon Baugh won the high jump, and Gavyn Lietz won the triple jump.
The Hornets Fresh/Soph team was in action on April 14 as they hosted the Central Fresh/Soph meet. There was no team scoring at this meet.
Jackson Aulds won three individual events at the meet. Aulds won the 110M High Hurdles, the 300M Hurdles, and the long jump. Aulds also was a part of the 4X400M Relay team that crossed the line in first place. Joining Aulds on the 4X400M Relay team was Theron Hausner, Jace Matecki, and Gavin Love. Love also won the 800M Run.

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