Relay squad embarks on Wildcat first
Whitko will have its first relay squad in school history at the boysâ€™ track and field state finals Friday. The foursome, from left: Brian Menzie, Jude Stieglitz, Brody Wilson and Trapper Mize have set a new school record in 2011 with a time of 8:09.60. Post & Mail photo / Andrew Shultz
There were a lot of unknowns when Whitko’s distance team came into the track and field season.
Not knowing what they truly had on their hands, the Wildcat foursome of Brian Menzie, Jude Stieglitz, Brody Wilson and Trapper Mize began to see signs of something special.
“I never thought it was going to be our best event because they are all better long distance guys,” Whitko distance coach Mike McKeighen said. “I told them before the season if they got under 8:20 we’d focus on it. Then they hit the school record for the first time at Concord.”
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