PIQUA – Bradford’s Karmen Knepp broke two school records during the Miami County Invitational track and field meet on Tuesday.
Knepp won the girls 3,200 meter run in 11:36. 29, breaking her previous school record of 11:40.2. She finished second in the girls 1,600 meter run in 5:19.86, breaking her previous school record of 5:26.37.
Maia Stump finished fourth in the girls long jump by jumping 15 feet 11 inches. Mercedes Smith finished seventh by jumping 14 feet 8 inches.
Jacob McQuinn finished fourth in the boys discus throw with a throw of 136 feet 9 inches. He finished ninth in the boys shot put with a toss of 34 feet 3 inches.
Bradford finished sixth in the girls 4×200 meter relay in 2:04.2.
Bradford’s quartet of Kyle Mills, Hayden Dickerson, Nick Mowry and Kurt Hoover finished sixth in the boys 4×400 meter relay in 3:46.0.
Kyle Mills finished sixth in the boys high jump by clearing 5 feet 6 inches.
Hunter Penkal finished seventh in the boys 110 meter hurdles in 18.98.
Bradford’s boys 4×200 meter relay team finished seventh in 1:52.0.
Johnny Fike finished seventh in the boys 1,600 meter run in 5:00.7. He finished ninth in the boys 800 meter run in 2:15.8.
Kyle Mills finished eighth in the boys 400 meter dash in 55.59.
Mercedes Smith finished ninth in the girls 400 meter dash in 1:06.9.
Bradford’s boys 4×100 meter relay team finished ninth in 56.76.
Jay Roberts finished 10th in the boys 3,200 meter run in 11:27.2.
Bradford’s boys and girls teams both finished seventh out of 10 squads overall. Miami East won the boys championship, and Troy won the girls championship.
For complete results from the meet, visit finishtiming.com.
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