State Track Meet Begins Today For Chadron High


CORRECTION – Girls High Jump is Thursday at 10:30 MT

    The Nebraska State Track Meet is underway in Omaha with Classes A and B today and tomorrow followed by C and D on Friday and Saturday.

There is a LIVE Webcast for all 4 days of state track action via the NFHS Network

Chadron qualified 6 athletes for 10 spots in 8 events in Class B. There are 8 finals today for both boys and girls, but Chadron has not entrants in any of them.

Preliminaries in the running events are this afternoon with Brooklyn Hoffman the first Cardinal up at 1:25 with the girls 100m high hurdles.

    That’s followed by the boys high hurdles with defending state champion Xander Provance and district runner-up Rhett Cullers. Malachi Swallow has qualifying in the 100 dash at 2:05, then is back in action at 5:00 along with Cullers in the 300 intermediate hurdles.

Tomorrow’s schedule for Chadron High has Grace Pyle in the girls HJ at 10:30 MT. Provance will compete in the boys long jump at 8:30, then join Cullers, Swallow, and Quinn Bailey at 1:10 for the 4×100 relay.

If Hoffman makes it to the girls high hurdles finals, those will be at 2:05 with the boys finals at 2:15 and the boys 100 2:25.

An awards presentation provides a break at 3:40 before the boys intermediate hurdles finals at 4:05. Provance, Cullers, Swallow, and Bailey will help close the meet at 4:50 with the last running event, the 4×400 hurdles.