GWOC and Thunderbolts


Just last Wednesday on May 5th, the Northmont Thunderbolts Middle School Track and
Field team competed at the GWOC middle school track and field championships at Centerville
High School. The boys placed 5th while the girls placed 6th. Leading the Girls team was Nadiya
Jacobs with a second place finish in the girls 200 meter dash. Also with a good race was Jazlen
Simpson with a 5th place finish in the 800 meter run and a 3rd place finish in the 1600 meter
run. Leading the boys team was Daniel Ivory with a win in the 200 meters and a 5th place finish
in the 100 meters. Another event that scored big points for the boys team was the 800 meter
relay. This team placed 3rd with a time of 1:44. Also scoring points for the boys was Joseph
Costello with a 3rd place finish in the 1600 meters. Heading over to the field events, Lanny
Nguyen placed third in the discus and 8th in the shot put. Great job to all of the track and field
team for a great