Presents: The Middle School Focus February 25th Edition presents a new weekly feature THE MIDDLE SCHOOL FOCUS. These young runners are the stars of tomorrow and are working hard daily to do their best, so they deserve a little attention each week.


This covers the last two weeks of Middle School action in the state of Kentucky 


February 14, 2009 @ US Bank/Mason County Schools Indoor Athletic Complex in Maysville, KY

The Rockcastle County Middle School Girls continued their domination of the KTCCCA Indoor Series with another victory on Valentine’s Day.  Rockcastle was first with 109 points while John Hardin was second with 53 points. 

On the boys side, John Hardin took the victory with 105 points over second place Mason County 64 points. 

Top Girls Performances


Kira Deatherage – Rockcastle County 8.22 55m Dash, 1:10.86 400m Dash & 13-00 LJ

Krystina Rivera – John Hardin 8.26 55m Dash

Madison Cooke – Conner 2:57.78 800m Run & 6:22.63 1600m Run

Alyssa Allen – Rockcastle County 11.14 55m Hurdles


Top Boys Performances


Darrien Biggs – John Hardin 7.31 55m Dash & 1:01.98 400m Dash

Justin Stewart – Shelby County 7.52 55m Dash & 1:03.09 400m Dash

William Parker – John Hardin 7.65 55m Dash & 1:03.47 400m Dash

Chris Montfort – Shelby County 7.62 55m Dash & 1:03.87 400m Dash

Nick Robinson – Mason County 2:40.11 800m Run & 5:49.02 1600m Run

Eric Avant – John Hardin 9.51 55m Hurdles




February 21, 2009 @ US Bank/Mason County Schools Indoor Athletic Complex in Maysville, KY


The Derby City Track Club traveled north to Mason County for the KTCCCA Indoor Meet Saturday and won the Middle School Girls and Boys competition.   On the girls side they won with 101 points and the boys’ side with 48 points.  Mason County Middle was 2nd in the boys and girls competitions.


Top Girls Performances


Hannah Hollifield – Derby City 4-04 High Jump & 29-09.50 Shot Put

Hannah Elliott – Derby City 1:11.88 400m Dash

Briana Poole – Derby City 2:59.24 800m Run

Emily Riedling – Derby City 3:07.93 800m Run

Emily Bean – Derby City 6:17.75 1600m Run

Marie Burns- Beechwood 11.74 55m Hurdles

Sarah Blatt-Herold – Beechwood 12-08.50 Long Jump


Top Boys Performances


Daulton Myers – Mason County 7.47 55m Dash

Connor Sheryak – Derby City 2:29.21 800m Run & 5:10.59 1600m Run

Max Mudd – Derby City 2:34.17 800m Run & 5:39.21 1600m Run

Nick Robinson – Mason County 2:37.60 800m Run & 5:33.35 1600m Run

Thomas CaveDerby City 5:19.41 1600m Run

Trenton Fryman – Derby City 5:47.90 1600m Run

Nathan Bates – Meade County 5:56.37 1600m Run