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About Vernonia's voice. (Vernonia, OR) 2007-current | View Entire Issue (April 4, 2019)
VHS Spring Sports Report
Track and Field – The Vernonia boys
took 1 st place at the Northwest League
Relays at Neah-Kah-Nie against six
competing teams on March 21 and the
Vernonia girls finished 3 rd .
The boys swept the high jump
with Abram Martin winning the event
with a Personal Record (PR) of 6’0”
while Jake Handegard and Pete Crystal
tied for second after both clearing 5’8”.
In the long jump Gunnar Harral won, Re-
dek Zikmund finsihed 2 nd and Kale Sul-
livan took 4 th . In the triple jump, Martin
took 2 nd and Nick Costley finished 4 th .
Crystal won the pole vault
Handegard won the 1,500 and
freshman Cody West was the surprise 2 nd
place finisher, competing in his very first
track meet. Jordan Miller won the 300
hurdles. The boys 4x100 re-
lay, run by Josh Rice, Sullivan,
Harral, and Crystal won their
event. The 4x200 meter re-
lay composed of Rice, Harral,
Abraham Kpirkai, and Elijah
Thompson finished 2 nd , and the
4x400 relay with Handegard,
Martin, Kpirlkai and Sullivan
also finished 2 nd .
In throwing events
Sullivan took 2 nd and Zik-
mund finished 4 th in the javelin.
Thompson took 4 th and Dustin
Carreon took 5 th in the shot put.
Jayden Largent placed 2 nd and Carreon
took 5 th in the discus.
For the girls Sadie Gump took
3 rd in the 1,500. Hailay Reynolds fin-
Left: Joyce Everett, Right: Shane Lardy
ished 2 and Isabelle Coleman took
6 th in the 300 hurdles. The girls 4x100
relay, made up of McKenzie Picker-
ing, Zoe Whiteman, Anika Suppes, and
Coleman, finished 4 th . The 4x200 relay
run by Pickering, Whiteman, Starr McK-
innis, and Emma Hahn placed 2 nd .
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The Vernonia Loggerbots
competed in their second and final
event of the 2019 season, participat-
ing in the Lake Oswego Event on
The Loggerbots, team #4127,
won 5 and lost 7 of their 12 matches
and finished the event in 19 th place
out of 36 teams.
The Loggerbots ended their
season in 133 rd place overall out of
151 teams in the Pacific Northwest
District and did not qualify for the
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I would like to invite you to join us for Easter Worship Services at Vernonia
Church! You will meet people like you, have a fun and meaningful time at
church, and grow spiritually in your life. You will learn more about God and
experience his presence in a welcoming environment. The message will be
relevant, the music will be kickin’ and your kids will have a fun, safe learning
experience. I hope to see you Easter Sunday at Vernonia Church April 21 st .
~ Pastor Sam
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