Gainesville Daily Register

May 8, 2012

Clean sweep

Tigers & Tigerettes capture TAPPS 2A state titles

Staff Report
Gainesville Daily Register

Waco — The Sacred Heart Tigers and Tigerettes brought home a couple

more state titles for the trophy case Saturday at the TAPPS State

Track Meet in Waco.

The Tigers dominated the competition with 109.5 total points, with the

next closest competitor being SL Logos Prep with 66. Abilene Christian

placed third with 41 points.

Michael Davis had a tremendous day with second place finishes in the

triple jump, the 110 hurdles and the 300 hurdles. Davis had a time of

15.89 in the 110 hurdles and time of 40.84 in the 300 hurdles. He also

helped the 4X400 relay team capture first place with an overall time

of 3:33. Davis was joined on the team with Bob Bartush, John Paul

Hesse and Keith Metzler.

Bartush also picked up a first place finish in the 400 meter run with

a time of 51.26 and claimed the top finish in the 800 meter too with a

time of 2:00. Hesse took second place in the 800 with a time of 2:02.

Hesse also finished second in the mile with a time of 4:46.

Benjamin Yosten captured second place in the shot put with a throw of 42-3/4.

Sacred Heart also placed third in the 4X100 relay with a time of 45.51.

The Tigerettes picked up their state title with a total of 63 points.

They edged Austin Waldorf who finished with 61 points and Shiner St.

Paul who finished third with 59.5 points.

The mile relay team of Bailey Walterscheid, Payton Reiter, Mikenzie

Fleitman and Mikayla Fleitman sealed the deal with their first place

finish in a time of 4:22.

Other top three finished included Bailey Walterscheid finishing third

in the high jump with a leap of 4-8. Mikayla Fleitman captured first

place in the 800 meters with a time of 2:29. Mikenzie Fleitman took

home third in the 800 with a time of 2:31.