Racing in the rain


Ashley Long

Sprinting down the track junior Johnny Pater faces the rain through his relay. The boys’ and girls’ track team headed down to Drake April 29 through April 30.

Kitarrah Mangra-Dutcher, Website Manager

The Drake Relays took place April 27-30, with high school events beginning April 28, continuing through April 30. Students participated in 16 events throughout the the three days.

Two of the top Johnston competitors included junior Patrick Bose who completed the boys 3200 coming in, in fourth place with a final time of 9:19.29, and junior Ellie Roquet who competed in the girls high jump finishing in fifth place with a height of 1.62 meters.



Event: Boys 3200 meter

Name: Patrick Bose

Grade: Junior

Place: Fourth

Final Time: 9:19.29


Event: Girls High Jump

Name: Ellie Roquet

Grade: Junior

Place: Fifth

Final Height: 1.62 meters


Event: Boys 1600 meter

Name: Patrick Bose

Grade: Junior

Place: Seventh

Final Time: 4:26.17


Event: Girls 4×400 meter relay

Names: Olivia Roberts (senior)

Macy Thompson (freshman)

Josie Hovey (freshman)

Elle Brown (junior)

Place: Sixth

Final Time: 3:59.31


Event: Boys 4×100 meter relay

Names: Grant Gossling (junior)

Carter Wunsch (junior)

Gannon Svestka (junior)

Johnny Pater (junior)

Place: Seventh

Final Time: 43.34