2010 Spring PhotosGood luck to our track athletes heading out to Shippensburg Universityfor the PIAA State Championships.The following are our seeds:Allison Updike -
Javelin - 1st
Amber Carroll -
3200 - 4th;
1600 - 12th;
3200 relay - 14thKayla Hope -400 relay - 12thLong Jump - 12thSam Digilio -400 relay - 12thBrittany Hill -400 relay - 12thMaria Streisel -400 relay - 12thDana Ansbach -
3200 relay - 14thCecily Kohlmeir -3200 relay - 14thKelsey Patrick -3200 relay - 14thZack Lakitsky -Long Jump - 16th100 - 17thChristine Streisel -Javelin - 17thWilliam Breiner -Shot put - 27thThe ceremonial first start that took place on April 6, 2010at our new all-weather track facility.On hand for the event:The ceremonial starter - long-time coach and faculty memberMr. Harry Fetterman (on right with pistol)Also, from left to right:Current Tamaqua Head Coach, Tom Kanger; Bob Miller representing thosewho worked at Morgan Knitting Mills; former head Tamaqua Track Coach, Phil Houm;former head Tamaqua Track Coach (and current asst. JH coach) Tom Bonner;senior members of the boys and girls track team; TASD Board members Wanda Zuber and Larry Wittig; and High School Principal RuthAnn A. Gardiner.The first start.The first race at the new facility - 100 M Hurdles won by Tamaqua"s Taylor Gerber.Jackie Stewart clears the bar in the High Jump.Joshua Guscott clears.Melody Kelly easily clears to bar.Jackie Stewart clears the bar in the Pole Vault.Billy Breiner throws the Jav.Maria Streisel in the relay.Some firsts at the facility:First Boys Team Win: April 6, 2010 vs. Pine GroveFirst Girls Team Win: April 6, 2010 vs. Pine GroveFirst Race Winner: Taylor Gerber - 100 HurdlesSarah Zehner in left field for the softball team.Jordan Nowacki plays first.Allie Sotak on the mound.Emily Zancofsky behind the plate.April 14th Baseball and Softball Games vs. Panther ValleySB score:Tamaqua 8 PV 0BB score:Tamaqua 5 PV 2 (8 Innings)(Carl Wittig hit a 3 run walkoff HR)Coach Luna (Center) getting the team ready.Pitcher Allie Sotak fires a three hit shutout.Lauren Mateyak gets a hit.Lauren Mateyak sliding into second.Chey Bates gets a lead off of second.Derek Linkhorst at the plate....then scores a run (below) for the Blue RaidersJordan Heisler on the mound.Eric James behind the plate.Carl Wittig holds the PV runner on first.Eric James gets his lead off of first base.
Last Modified on May 27, 2010