VHS boys' track finish fifth at Canton by Jim Prosser The Tanager boys' track team placed fifth with 73 points at the 2002 Canton Relays April 9. There were eight schools represented at the meet.
Field events results for Vermillion were: Shot put � second, Ray O'Connor, fifth, � Kellen Cusick; high jump � fourth, Jared Hesla.
Mike Buckanaga placed fourth in the 300M hurdles; Eric Dehner won the 800M
run in 2:03 and Craig Powell was sixth. The 1600M run
had Powell second and Tyler Brown third, while Justin Manning came in second in the 3200M run.
In the relays, the Tanagers' team of B.J. Campbell, Jordan Anderson, Chris Teigen, and Mike Buckanaga placed sixth in the 4x100M; third in
the 4x200M. B.J. Reynolds,
Cusick, Oliver Hope, and Bart Miller placed third in the 4x200M relay. Cusick, Dehner, Oliver, and B. Miller placed third in the 4x400M relay,
and Mitch Bierle, Dan Pearson, Caleb Berry and Jon Miller placed sixth in the 4x800M.
The medley relay team
of Campbell, Reynolds, Chad Tiegen, and Ben Parsons placed sixth.