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Ellinwood qualifies for state track
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JOHNSON CITY — Ellinwood's Koy Behnke swept the 100 meters (11.17) and 200 meters (23.23) and anchored the 400-meter relay (45.11) into the 2A state track meet.

Bryce Steffan was a 2-event individual qualifier in the 110-meter hurdles (16.98) and 300-meer hurdles (42.78). Ashler Miller qualified in the 1,600 (4:51.09) with a season-best time. 

Logan Panning, Matthew Cook, and Ty Hammeke joined Behnke on the 400 relay. Panning, Hammeke Steffan and Cook qualified on the 1,600-meter relay.

The Eagles also qualified in the 3,20-meter relay (8:47.32) with a season-best time with Dawson Sunderland, Miller, Steffan and Cook.


ELLINWOOD BOYS SQ TOP4 *season-best 

100m—1—Behnke, 11.17

200m—1—Behnke, 23.23

110m hurdles—4—Bryce Steffan, *16.98

300m hurdles—2—Steffan, 42.78

400m—5—Panning, 53.16

1,600m—4—Miller, *4:51.09

3,200m—6—Miller, 10:44.38

400m relay—1—Ellinwood, 45.11 (Logan Panning, Matthew Cook, Ty Hammeke, Behnke)

1,600m relay—3—Ellinwood, 3:36.13 (Panning, Hammeke, Steffan, Cook)

3,200m relay—3—Ellinwood, *8:47.32 (Dawson Sunderland, Miller, Steffan, Cook)

Pole vault—5—Merritt, 10-0


Javelin—5—Behnke, 114-0

Long jump—6—Simpson, 15-93/4