RCHS Runners Bolt Into New Personal Records


Bee Sackett, Opinion Editor

On January 7, 2023 RCHS Boys’ and Girls’ Indoor Track teams attended an invitational meet at VMI. According to runner Grace Rolon, “The meet went really well!”

Courtesy of Junior Deena Ludtke is a list of every Personal Record set at this meet:
55 m

River Hull-7.66 55 m

Deborah Fashida-8.29 55 m

Melissa Mejia-9.70-9.32 55 m

300 m

Hunter Howald-43.3-43.1 

Ethan Rose-43.8 

Jorge Martinez-44.05

Pieter Nelson-44.63

Thomas Jones-47.27

Jacob Peart-1:01.67-1:01.03

500 m

Konner Orebaugh-1:20.59-1:19.68

Maddox Jordan-1:20.30

Brett Myers-1:30.99

1000 m

Evan Roney-2:44-2:41.32

Andrew Brannon-3:01-3:00.54

Brian Kendall-3:06.9-306.5

Jordan Imler-3:18-3:16.19

Deena Ludtke-3:22.69-3:21.14

1600 m

Fisher Howald-6:25.84

Deena Ludtke-5:47-5:39.15

Grace Rolon-5:52.92-5:47.03

3200 m

Dean Fafatas-13:07

Boys 4 x 800 m


Boys 4 x 200 m


Girls 4 x 200


Ludtke stated that “Overall everyone placed decently but there is room for improvement.”