HHS boys 6th at Delta

By Wayne Crick

HHS boys 6th at Delta | Track, HHS

Photo by Wayne Crick Hotchkiss' Zack Allen easily clears the bar during competition at last weekend's Delta Invitational meet. Allen placed second on misses, as both he and Palisade's Hunter Mathews cleared 6-02 before failing to make the next height.

Hotchkiss' boys earned 37 points at last weekend's Delta Invitational and placed sixth overall.

There weren't any first-place finishes for Hotchkiss, but Zack Allen competed for a title in high jump before finishing second on misses. Allen and Palisade's Hunter Mathews took the bar to 6-02 before competition ended.

Hotchkiss' Elijah Patrick added three points after competing in high jump and placing sixth for the Bulldogs.

There were three fourth-place finishes for Hotchkiss, including the 4x400 relay team, 4x800 relay team and Cameron Matus' finish in shot put. Matus took sixth in discus.

Other sixth place finishes included Colton Peebles in long jump and the Bulldogs' 4x100 relay team.

Peebles added a point for his finish in the 200-meter dash.

The Bulldogs will host a meet this Saturday, March 26.