On Tuesday, April 2 at the Catawba County Track and Field Championships held at Lenoir-Rhyne University the University Christian boys and girls were up against the best athletes in Catawba County. Although both Barracuda squads finished in 7th place in the team scoring a number of season and personal bests were posted by members of the boys and girls teams. Among those marks were several school records.
Ethan Shuford claimed the label of the fastest athlete in UCHS history breaking the school record in the 100 meter dash(12.26). Hayden Patel lowered his school record to 2:11.81, a time that leads the SPAA Conference and ranks him second among NCISAA Divison III runners. The 4×100 meter relay team of Ethan Shuford, Jamie Harris, Isaac Austin and Brycen Burns lowered the school record to 50.22 and the 4×800 relay team of MacGregor VanBuerden, David Cabral, Tate Eckard and Hayden Patel crushed the school record by 20 seconds posting a 9:30.77.
Full results are attached