BOONE – Several members of the Cherokee boys and girls track and field teams traveled to Appalachian State University in Boone on Saturday, May 9 for the 1A West Regional meet. The Lady Braves placed 11th overall with a score of 14, and the Braves placed 16th with a score of 5. Following are Cherokee’s individual results:
- Tierra Toineeta, girls shot put, ninth place, 28-2.50
- Kendall Toineeta, girls discus, second place, 103-10; girls 800M, fifth place, 2:34.32
- Bree Jumper, girls discus, seventh place, 88-11
- Tye Mintz, boys 200M Dash, 11th place, 24.34
- Anthony Toineeta, boys pole vault, fourth place, 10-06.00
Several EBCI tribal members at other schools also competed in the meet. Swain’s Lynsey Hicks took second place in the girls 4x800M Relay with her teammates Shelby Hyatt, Madison Travitz and Maggie Burns.
Shane Swimmer, Swain, placed seventh in the boys 100M Dash with a time of 12.05. He placed fifth in the boys 4x400M Relay with a time of 3:46.50 with teammates Jordan Cody, Brody Sitton, and Cooper Reinert.
– One Feather staff report