By RICK PETERSON
TANNER NEWKIRK, Hayden
Newkirk, a senior, set three boys city meet records in last Friday's Joe Schrag City Invitational track and field championships at Hummer Sports Park.
Newkirk won the 1,600 meters in 4:10.88, the 800 in 1:55.69 and the 3,200 in 9:18.89 to lead the Wildcats to a second-place team finish behind Washburn Rural.
The Kansas signee broke two records which had stood for years and another that had stood for 31 years.
TAYLIN STALLBAUMER, Seaman
Stallbaumer, a sophomore, captured three gold medals in last Friday's Joe Schrag City Invitational track and field championships, helping lead Seaman to the girls team title by a 146-134 margin over Washburn Rural.
Stallbaumer won the 100-meter hurdles in 16.25 seconds and the 300 hurdles in 49.21 seconds, sweeping the city hurdles titles for the second straight year.
Stallbaumer also ran a leg on the Vikings' 4 x 400 relay team, which won in 4:15.31.