Antelope County track athletes have been selected to particpate in eight events at the elite Norfolk Classic meet on Thursday. Three athletes were also chosen to be alternates.
Blake Schrage of Elgin/Elgin Pope John was selected for the 300 meter hurdles. His time of 43.13 seconds is the sixth fastest coming into the meet.
EPPJ's Ryan Pelster was given the tenth slot for the 3200 meter run with his time of 10:48.73.
For the EPPJ girls, Taylor Schumacher has the seventh fastest time in the 800 meter run with her time of 2:32.81.
Andy Kerkman's 6-foot, 2-inch jump landed him fourth in the high jump heading into the meet.
The Lady Cyclones' 4x800 relay team is sitting in fifth with a time of 10:47.00. Team members are Kylie Thiele, Kinzly Macke, Mallory Cooper and Abbey Kester.
Kylie Thiele has also been selected to compete in the 400 meter dash and the 800 meter run. She has the third fastest 400 meter dash with a time of 61.74 and the second fastest 800 meter run with a time of 2:29.12.
Ryann Ickes and the girls 4x100 relay were named alternates for the meet. Ickes has a time of 13.24 and the relay of Ryann Ickes, Kinzly Macke, Kylie Thiele and Hannah Rittscher clocked a 53.25.
Ranee Keehn leaped 33 feet, 8.5 inches for the eighth spot in the triple jump.
Kayla Wright has been selected as an alternate in the 300 meter hurdles with her time of 49.94.
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The Norfolk Classic has updated its meet schedule for 2014. Click here for the new schedule of events.