Bulldogs News · Lady Bulldogs win Ripley County title in track and field


The Batesville Bulldogs hosted Milan, Jac-Cen-Del and South Ripley for the County meet Thursday night. Both the girls and the boys got to raise that championship trophy tonight and it was truly a whole team effort.

The girls claimed 11 of the 16 events as the boys grabbed 8 to be crowned as Ripley County Champions. Overall there were 27 new personal records for the night for the dogs.

Final scores were: Girls: Batesville-97, Milan-56, South Ripley-49 and JCD-32 and for the Boys: Batesville-92, Milan-65.5, JCD-51 and South Ripley-29.5.

There was also an individual girls and boys MVP honored for tonights meet. This goes to the individual who scores the most points for the meet. Batesville’s Stephanie Nobbe was name the girls overall Ripley County MVP-scoring 19.5 points. Nobbe received a first place in every event she competed in … 100m dash (12.49), 200m dash (25.86), pole vault (8’0″) and she was the anchor on the 4 x 100m relay (52.08). Coming in a close second was Batesville’s Gabby Gibbs with 17.5.

Other Bulldogs crowned as Ripley County Champ were:
Haylee Harmeyer-400m dash (62.06)
Emma Gausman-800m run (2:31.12)
Gabby Gibbs-high jump (4’10”) and shot put (30’1″)
Taylor Rowlett-long jump (14’1″)
Adam Moster-1600m run (4:58.41)
JJ Kuisel-400m dash (53.2)
Joseph Choi-300m hurdles (42.46)
Quinten Gowdy-800m run (2:12.44)
Joshua Myers-3200m run (10:28.03)
Christopher Laymon-pole vault (9’6″)

Both the girls and boys 4 x 800m relay-Haylee Harmeyer, Liz Loichinger, Britany Venis, Emma Gausman (10:44.66) and Joseph Choi, James Gosmeyer, Christopher Laymon, Quinten Gowdy (9:07.75).

The girls 4 x 100m relay-Gabby Gibbs, Taylor Rowlett, Morgan Meyer and Stephanie Nobbe (52.08).

Both the girls and boys 4 x 400m relay-Emma Gausman, Taylor Rowlett, Liz Loichinger, Haylee Harmeyer (4:29.75) and Joseph Choi, Isaac Barker, Quinten Gowdy, Zach Harmyer (3:39.28).

Runner up for the night were:
Liz Loichinger-1600
Roxi Hund-300m hurdles
Gabby Gibbs-200m dash
Trysta Vierling-3200m run
Morgan Meyer-long jump
Adam Bedel-110m hurdles
JJ Kuisel-800m run
Ben Kurtz-discus
Jacob Weigel-pole vault
Dylan Flannery-shot put
Boys 4 x 100m relay-Dawson Lipperd, Isaac Barker, Quinten Gowdy, Gavin Koester

Taking 3rd for the night were:
Roxi Hund-100m hurldes
Gavin Koester-100m dash
Dillon Murray-3200m run
Adam Bedel-discus and long jump

4th place finishers go to:
Morgan Meyer and Dawson Lipperd-100m dash
Britany Venis-800m run
Rebecca Deputy-discus
Ethan Grossman-400m dash
Gavin Koester-200m dash

And finishing out the scoring spots in 5th place were:
Katie Bohman-100m hurdles
Morgan Meyer-high jump
Sam Robben-110m hurdles
James Gosmeyer-1600m run

The 27 individuals set personal bests included:
100/110m hurdles-Roxi Hund and Sam Robben
100m dash-Stephanie Nobbe
200m dash-Stephanie Nobbe, Gabby Gibbs, Sam Bedel
300m hurdles-Roxi Hund and Sam Robben
400m dash-JJ Kuisel and Ethan Grossman
800m run-Emma Gausman, Britany Venis, JJ Kuisel
1600m run-Ava Ralston
3200m run-Trysta Vielring
4 x 800m splits-Britany Venis and James Gosmeyer
4 x 400m splits-Isaac Barker
Girls 4 x 100m relay team(cutting a 2nd from their time…amazing what good handoffs can do!) Gabby Gibbs, Taylor Rowlett, Morgan Meyer, Stephanie Nobbe
Pole Vault-Jacob Weigel
High Jump-Gabby Gibbs
Long Jump-Taylor Rowlett, Morgan Meyer
Shot Put-Georgie Doll
Discus-Ben Kurtz and Rebecca Deputy