CROWN POINT | On a cold and windy Friday night, the Colonel John Wheeler Middle School boy’s sixth and seventh grade track teams took home team championship titles.
The meet was held at Crown Point High School on May 10. The teams included Taft, Col. John Wheeler MS, Fegely, Willowcreek, Thomas Jefferson, Ben Franklin, Hobart, and Chesterton.
“We are so proud of the way our boys battled through the conditions tonight. Anyone who stuck around to see the ferocious comeback by the seventh grade team will remember it for a long time” Coach Joe Betz said.
Leading the way for Wheeler were Alex Rich, Gabe Garcia, Tyler Jones and Jared Pytel. Willowcreek Middle School took home the team title for eighth grade.