Midwest Meet of Champions - Boys Report

           Medina's Matt Stump won the 1600m race with his time of 4:15.88. 

Ohio Wesleyan University hosted the recent Midwest Meet of Champions at Selby Stadium in Delaware, Ohio.  This seniors only all-star meet was contested by athletes from Indiana, Michigan and Ohio.  

Team Ohio recorded the overall win with their total of 179 points.  Trailing closely behind were Team Michigan with 149 points and Team Indiana with 147 points.   

Team Michigan's Khance Meyers picked up a pair of wins at the Midwest Meet of Champions. Meyers won the 100m race in a time of 10.95 and he took the 200m win with his 21.62 result.  For Team Indiana, Samuel Voelz claimed 1st place in the 800m race in an Indiana #1 time of 1:52.28 and Ryan Lipe won the Pole Vault event with his incredible vault of 17-01.  This result represents a Midwest Meet of Champions all-time record.  Daveon Finley of Indiana's Portage High School finished 1st in the 110m hurdles race with his time of 14.47.  

           Team Michigan's Khance Meyers edged Team Ohio's Demetri Keaton for the 100m win.  

           Khance Meyers won the 100m and 200m races at the Midwest Meet of Champions

           Samuel Voelz took a narrow win over Team Michigan's Brian Patrick in the 800m race. 

           Samuel Voelz set a new Indiana #1 time in the 800m event for the 2017 outdoor season.

           Team Indiana's Ryan Lipe will compete for the University of Alabama next year. 

           Daveon Finley took a close win over Team Ohio's Matt Peare in the 110m hurdles race.

The following is a snapshot of some of Ohio's team relay and individual winners:  

Medina's Matt Stump won the 1600m race in a time of 4:15.88. 

           Matt Stump finished strong to edge Team Michigan's John Petruno in the 1600m race. 

           Medina's Matt Stump won the 1600m race in a time of 4:15.88. 

Lake Catholic's Jacob Keating took the 3200m win in a time of 9:14.54.  This result represents an Ohio #9, a new P.R. and a Lake Catholic school record.  

           Team Ohio's Jacob Keating won the 3200m race in a time of 9:14.54. 

           Lake Catholic's Jacob Keating will compete for the Michigan Wolverines next year.    

Team Ohio won the 4 x 200m and 4 x 400m relays.

 4 x 200m - 1st place: 1:25.92

 4 x 400m - 1st place: 3:14.57 

           Team Ohio took a close win over 2nd place Team Indiana in the 4 x 200m relay race. 

           Meadowdale's Wayne Lawrence Jr ran a strong leg in the 4 x 400m relay for Team Ohio. 

           Team Ohio won the 4 x 400m relay in a fast time of 3:14.57.

Thanks to Coach Mack of Team Ohio for inviting MileSplit Ohio to cover the exciting track and field action that took place and congratulations to all of the athletes who competed at the Midwest Meet of Champions

100m race video: 


110m hurdles race video: 

Full results: