Field day fun wraps up school year

Javonte Patterson leaps into the air and lands 11 feet 2 inches from where he jumped.

Austin Bentley, Cameron Brinker, and Mark Langdon get set up at the starting line for the 100-meter dash. Langdon came in first for Rhonda Lara’s class.

Madison Caudill, Jenna Krakemperger, Allison Haswell, and Alyson Zvara launch from the starting line during the 100-meter dash event. Haswell came in first for Rhonda Lara’s class.

Dylan Lawson sets up to throw his flying disc. It soared 67 feet 7 inches.

Austin Loudermelt winds up before throwing the ball during the softball throw event. Jazmine Auble holds the measuring tape in place with her foot as she watches Loudermelt throw.

Audrey Biltz gets ready to throw her disc, which went 38 feet 6 inches.

Photos by Kelsey Leyva | Wellington Enterprise

Sixth-graders at McCormick Middle School participated in field day activities at the Wellington Dukes football stadium on June 3. The events included a softball throw, a disc toss, a long jump, a 50-meter dash and a 100-meter dash. The four homeroom classes of teachers Sandy Cherpak, Rhonda Lara, Brenda Bosley and Brianna Bowman competed against each other to see which would claim first place.