Poplar’s Track Squad Opens Season At Wibaux Invitational
Poplar’s girls’ track team scored 22 points to kick off its season in solid fashion at the Wibaux Invitational held in Glendive on Friday, April 7.
The 3200-meter run was a strong event for the Indians as Jazmyn CarryWater finished fourth with a time of 13:35.21 and Reinita Irizarry took fifth at 13:36.14.
Bailey Dupree, a sophomore, finished with a time of 51.33 seconds in the 300-meter hurdles for fifth place.
Blake Follette was seventh in the 1600 at 6:11.89 and 11th in the 800 at 2:42.48.
Leading Poplar’s girls in weight events were Rebecca Gorder by taking 11th in the shot put and Kessee Erickson by taking 14th in the discus.
The 1600-meter relay team featuring CarryWater, Dupree, Irizarry and Follette finished 10th with a time of 4:54.76.
Highlights for Poplar’s boys included Navarjo Escarcega taking ninth in the 3200. Trentin Youpee was 20th in the triple jump.
The boys’ 1600-meter relay team consisting of Wilder Bearcub, Marquis Brown, Escarcega and Raylando Red Eagle finished in 14th place.