May 28, 2015

As the weather starts getting warmer, please review our Dress Code Policy in your student handbook. 

Twenty 7th and 8th grade Track & Field athletes qualified for the Mid-Michigan Megastar Meet. The competition Wednesday night was very tough. We competed in the small schools division and medaled in 12 events. The top six individuals and the top three relay teams earned medals.

Competing for Kent City was:

10th Place

Kennidi Grooters in the 200m dash

Jose Garza in the 70m dash

8th Place

Zara Weber in the High Jump

Gerardo Cruz in the 200m Hurdles

The 3200m Relay team of Tony Botello, Eli Carlson, Jaden Cato, and Jonathan Willison-Westbrook

7th Place

Mackenzie Mortensen in the Shot Put

Jonathan Willison-Westbrook in the 1600m Run

6th Place

Brenden Geers in the Shot Put

5th Place

Giovanni Weeks in the 200m Dash

The 800m Relay team of Gerardo Cruz, Jose Garza, Hulices Hernandez, and Evan Jones

Sierra Cairns in Pole Vault

4th Place

Janelle Krueger in the 200m Dash

3rd Place

Hulices Hernandez-Ruiz in the Shot Put

Janelle Krueger in the 100m Dash

The 1600m Relay team of Makenna Dombrowski, Janelle Krueger, Elizabeth Sible, and Lauren Freeland

2nd Place

Evan Jones in the 400m Dash

Lauren Freeland in the Long Jump

Lauren Freeland in the 800m Run

McKenna Dombrowski in Pole Vault

1st Place

Giovanni Weeks in the Long Jump

Adding to Wednesday night’s excitement, two school records were broken by outstanding performances by our Kent City athletes; Lauren Freeland bested her 7th grade PR by setting a new school record, which she set last year, in the 800m Run with a time of 2:24.67.  The 1600m Relay team of McKenna Dombrowski, Janelle Krueger, Elizabeth Sible, and Lauren Freeland also claimed a school record with a time of 4:31.3.  Great job, Eagles! Great Season!

Any 6th grader who would like to participate in 3-day TRACK CAMP can see Coach Gerbers.

Track and Field Athletes; turn in all jerseys and spikes to Mr. Gerbers this week.

If you have a library book checked out, please return it this week.  You may put it in the drop box outside the library if the library isn't open.  Remember; fines need to be paid by the end of the year.  If you have any problems or any questions, please see Mrs. Totten or Mrs. Winell. 

Now's the time to take the dare and show what you can do! Our middle school talent show is coming soon! If you are planning to perform in our middle school talent show, please sign up and get information in the office!

This is a reminder that there will be an informational meeting for next fall's boys’ high school soccer team tonight at 5:30 p.m. in the middle school cafeteria.  Parents are welcome to join.  Coach Hilton will discuss key dates, summer activities and team expectations.

FREE Athletic Physicals - Spectrum Health the Medical Group-Sports Medicine will be offering FREE Sport Physicals on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.  Location is 4100 Lake Dr. SE, Suite 300.  Please note the location and time.  They will only see Kent City students at 10:00 a.m.! Pick up a physical card in the office.  This physical will cover the 2015-16 school year!

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