Purple StriderS News
  1. Jasmine Varner is Athlete of the Week
  2. Class 3A, Region 2 meet; Tisdale wins four titles
  3. Jasmine Varner Wins 3 Region Track Titles
  4. 2017 Track & Field Parent Meeting
  5. Lady Purples 2016 XC Region 2 3A Runner-Up

RECORDS

PURPLES TRACK & FIELD RECORDS
BGHS Female Outdoor Track Records
Track Record Athlete Date Location
100m 12.51 Jasmine Varner 04/24/2015 Panther Twilight Inv.
200m 25.73 Rita Owens 06/01/1990 Kentucky State Track Meet
400m 57.80 Rita Owens 06/01/1990 Kentucky State Track Meet
800m 2:20.54 Brittney Hansen 05/23/2014 Kentucky State Track Meet
1600m 5:09.80 Cara Nichols 05/09/1998 Inventional of the South
3200m 10:50.94 Ciara Scott 04/25/2014 Eastern Relays
100m Hurdles 15.45 Jasmine Varner 05/17/2016  Kentucky State Track Meet
300m Hurdles 45.65 Jasmine Varner 05/19/2016 Region 2 AAA
Relay Record Athlete(s) Date Location
4x100 Meter Relay 49.99 Markijah Mimms, Z'Nyah Owens, Tyria Smart, Jasmine Varner 05/27/2016 Kentucky State Track Meet
4x200 Meter Relay 1:45.50 Jovion Embree, Candice Johnson, Julia Johnson, Katherine Hunt 06/02/2000 Kentucky State Track Meet
4x400 Meter Relay 4:15.04 Katie Cohron, Ron Deshia McMillan, Sophie Wohltjen, Rebecca Scott 05/24/2007 Region 1 AAA
4x800 Meter Relay 9:37.14 Brittney Hansen, Ciara Scott, Sarah-Emily Woodward, Lauren Wheeler 05/17/2013 Kentucky State Track Meet
Field Record Athlete Date Location
Discus 121-4 Stephanie Robinson 06/03/2005 Kentucky State Track Meet
High Jump 5-4 Layila Robinson 04/01/2017 APSU High School Classic
High Jump 5-4 Heather Smith 04/24/2009 Warren East Raider Run
Long Jump 17-11 Sydnie Anthony 04/25/2014 Panther Twilight Invitational
Pole Vault 9-6 Trevor Prieskorn 05/17/2012 Kentucky State Track Meet
Shot Put 40-2 Nyra Hayes 05/21/1977 Kentucky State Track Meet
Triple Jump 35-2.75 Tiosha Beasley 05/16/2009 Region 2 AAA
Other Record Athlete Date Location
300m 45.47 Brittney Hansen 03/12/2016 Bruin Relays
1500m Steeple 5:32.08 Ciara Scott 04/06/2013 APSU High School Classic
1 Mile 5:03.59 Ciara Scott 05/03/2013 2013 Kentucky Dream Mile
2000m Steeple 7:10.08 Ciara Scott 06/13/2014 New Balance Outdoor Nationals
3000m 11:42.14 Cara Nichols 06/14/1997 USATF Kentucky State meet
2 Mile 11:05.83 Cara Nichols 06/19/1998 National Scholastic Outdoors
5K 18:24.82 Ciara Scott 03/21/2014 KYtrackXC.com 5K Showdown
55m Hurdles 11.24h Ann-lundy Games 02/16/2012 Bowling Green Qualifier
Distance Medley Relay 12:42.91 Madisyn Peeples, Brittney Hansen, Lauren Wheeler, Ciara Scott 04/11/2014 Arcadia Inv.
4xMile Meter Relay 21:34.11 Ciara Scott, Madisyn Peeples, Lauren Wheeler, Brittney Hansen 06/14/2013 New Balance Nationals
Javelin 75-6 Debra Costa 05/07/2011 Sky Conference
Heptathlon 2615 Paige Hiltner 07/05/2012 USATF Region 5 Junior Olympic
BGHS Male Outdoor Track Records
Track Record Athlete Date Location
100m 10.86 Jonathan Embree 05/29/1998 Kentucky State Track Meet
200m 22.04 Tom Brown 05/26/1989 Kentucky State Track Meet
400m 49.80 Tom Brown 05/26/1989 Kentucky State Track Meet
800m 1:57.90 Will Newman 04/13/2010 Greenwood All-Comers
1600m 4:20.17 Matthew Tabor 05/20/1998 Top Boys Distance Times 1998
3200m 9:20.82 Matthew Tabor 05/20/1998 Top Boys Distance Times 1998
110m Hurdles 14.53 Michael Roberson 06/07/1985 Kentucky State Track Meet
300m Hurdles 38.43 Blake Cleary 05/22/2015 Kentucky State Track Meet
Relay Record Athlete(s) Date Location
4x100 Meter Relay 42.93 Sylvester Fray, Darreck Taylor, Tyson Woods, Steve Spruill 05-31-1996 Kentucky State Track Meet
4x200 Meter Relay 1:32.19 Relay Team 06/02/1984 Kentucky State Track Meet
4x400 Meter Relay 3:26.00 Relay Team 06/01/1990 Kentucky State Track Meet
4x800 Meter Relay 8:08.82 Relay Team 05/30/1997 Kentucky State Track Meet
Field Record Athlete Date Location
Discus 163-0 Matt Taitt 05-27-2005 Region 1 AAA
High Jump 6-8 Caleb Smith 05-31-1996 Kentucky State Track Meet
Long Jump 23-7.5 Jonathan Embree 05-29-1998 Kentucky State Track Meet
Pole Vault 11-6 Ben Wehrung 06-07-1985 Kentucky State Track Meet
Shot Put 56-0 Matt Taitt 06-03-2005 Kentucky State Track Meet
Triple Jump 48-4.5 Michael Roberson 1985-06-07 Kentucky State Track Meet
Other Record Athlete Date Location
300m 37.71 Blake Cleary 03/12/2016 Bruin Relays
1 Mile 4:23.75 Kyle Johnson 05/01/2015 Kentucky Dream Mile
3000m 9:08.09 Matthew Tabor 04/25/1998 Penn Relays Carnival
2 Mile 9:30.55 Matthew Tabor 06/19/1998 National Scholastic Outdoors
5000m 16:39.10 Ben Peterson 03/21/2014 KYTrackXC.com 5K Showdown
55m Hurdles 9.14h Darian Jackson 02/16/2012 Bowling Green Qualifier
Javelin 157-9 Ryan Wallace 05/09/2008 SKY Conference
PURPLES TRACK & FIELD SCHEDULE
Below you will find the Track and Field schedule for both the High School and the Jr. High. The High school in the left and Jr. High on the right.
Purples Track & Field Schedule
Date Location
March 11, 2017 Brusin Relays @ Central Hardin High School - 9:00am EST
March 14, 2017 Greenwood All-Comers @ Greenwood - 5:00pm
March 21, 2017 Warren East All-Comers @ Warren East - 5:00pm
March 25, 2017 Lindsey Wilson College High School Invitational @ LWC - 9:00am
March 28, 2017 Madison Duncan Throwers Invitational @Greenwood - 5:30pm
April 11, 2017 SKY Conference @ Warren Central - 5:00pm
April 15, 2017 Coach Johnson Memorial High School Classic @ Fort Campbell - 10:00am
April 21, 2017 Great Gator Invitational @ Greenwood - 5:30pm
April 25, 2017 Greenwood All-Comers @ Greenwood - 5:00pm
April 28, 2017 Raider Classic @ Warren East - 5:00pm
May 2, 2017 BG City/County HS MEET @ Warren East - 5:00pm
May 5, 2017 Dragon/Spartan Invitational @ Warren Central - 5:00pm
Week of May 7, 2017 *Class 3A, Region 2 @ TBD
May 29, 2017 *KHSAA Class 3 State Championship @ UK, Lexington
**Schedule Subject To Change**
*Not all runners, qualifiers ONLY.
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Jr. Purples Track & Field Schedule
Date Location
Wednesday, Feb 15th Track Team Tryouts @ BGJH 3-4pm
Thursday, Feb 16th Track Team Tryouts @ BGJH 3-4pm
Thursday, Feb 16th Mandatory Parent Meeting @ BGJH Cafeteria - 5:00pm
Saturday, Feb 25th Team Pictures @ BGHS Track - 9:30am
Thursday, March 30th Warren East MS All-Comers @ Warren East - 5:00pm
Thursday, April 13th Greenwood MS All-Comers @ Greenwood - 5:00pm
Tuesday, April 18th SKY Conference @ Warren Central - 5:00pm
Tuesday, May 2nd BG City/County @ Warren East - 5:00pm
TBD Elementary School State Championship @ TBD
Saturday, June 3rd KTCCCA Middle School Championship @ University of Louisville 10:00am EST
Sunday, June 4th End of Season Banquet @ TBD - 5:00pm
**Schedule Subject To Change**
Greenwood typically host 3 MS All-Comer meets but only one has been posted at this point. So please be aware we may add 2 more additional meets.
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