Bruins fourth, 15th at Demon

By Wayne Crick

The Cedaredge boys track team placed fourth in a field of 20 teams at the Demon Invitational in Glenwood Springs, and Cedaredge's girls finished 15th, out of 21 teams, with 15 points.

Cedaredge Boys

Brendon Klaseen provided Cedaredge with its only first place finish after winning the 800m run in a time of 2:02.45.

Senior Isaac Swoffer and junior Ty Grant were individual contributors to Cedaredge's team total 55 points. Swoffer placed fourth in both the 100 (11.44) and 200m (23.32) dashes with Grant placing fifth in the two events (11.58 in 100m dash, and 23.49 in 220m dash). Swoffer also had a seventh place finish in long jump (19-9.25).

Cedaredge's 4x200 relay team had to settle for second place in Glenwood Springs. The host Demons were first in a time of 1:30.86 and the Bruins' time of 1:32.81 placed them second.

An individual third place went to Xander Purcell in shot put (45-4.75) and the 4x400 relay team also finished third (3:33.88). Purcell was seventh in discus competition.

Jordan McMillan was a fourth-place finisher in the 800m run with his time of 2:07.51 and Drew Markley and Patrick Walker placed sixth in the 300 hurdles and discus respectively.

Freshman Josh Jenkins leaped to a seventh-place finish in triple jump.

Cedaredge Girls

Camie Baldozier (800m, 2:34.19) and Katie Hyke (shot put, 34-10) brought home fourth place finishes for the Bruins from last weekend's Demon Invitational.

Grace Andrews threw the shot 33-7 to place fifth and the 3200m relay team finished fifth as well. Andrews placed seventh in Saturday's discus competition.