Saturday, May 13, 2023 – (Hilliard Darby High School) Bucyrus Middle School Boys and Girls Track and Field Athletes competed in the OHSAA 7th and 8th Grade State Championships.  The Middle School Boys Track & Field team put up a collective score of 117 points for first place overall finish. This is the inaugural championship for middle school track athletes in which the event accepted qualifiers statewide.  Middle school athletes were able to compete in up to three events open to the top 24 qualifiers in 7th and 8th grade throughout all OHSAA schools.  A total of 68 teams participated in the 2023 championship. 


Individual State Award Recipients: 

Gold Medal - 1st State Champions 2023

4x800m Relay - Dustin Feck, AJ Griffin, Lucas Bradwell, and Paten Deskins

Boys High Jump - Da’Shawn Cosey 

Silver Medal - 2nd 

Boys High Jump - Quin Ross 


Bronze Medal - 3rd  

Boys 200m Dash - Da’Shawn Cosey

Boys 110m Hurdles - London Wade

Boys 200m Hurdles- Ivan Pirnstill

Boys 4x200m Relay - Luis Martinez, Wyatt Makeever, London Wade, Ivan Pirnstill

Girls Long Jump - Peyton Fackler 


4th Place

Girls 100m Dash - Peyton Fackler

Boys 110m Hurdles - Wyatt Makeever

Boys 4x400m Relay - Dustin Feck, AJ Griffin, Luis Martinez, Paten Deskins

Boys Long Jump - Dustin Feck 

Boys Discus - Quin Ross

Boys Shot Put - Haydon Ginn


5th  Place

Boys 100m Dash - Da’Shawn Cosey

Boys 400m Dash - Paten Deskins

Boys 110m Hurdles - Clayten Lawson

Boys 200m Hurdles - Quin Ross

Boys 4x100m Relay - Luis Martinez, Clayten Lawson, Ivan Pirnstill, Wyatt Makeever

Boys Discus - Carson Witten

Boys Shot Put - Carson Witten


6th Place

Girls Shot Put - Savannah Clark

Boys Shot Put - Drew Posey


9th Place

Boys 400m Dash - AJ Griffin

19th Place

Boys 800m Run - Lucas Bradwell

Boys 1600m Run - Lucas Bradwell