D’Wayne Eskridge Captures Track State Title, Northrop Finishes In Top 5


BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (WANE) – D’Wayne Eskridge may be playing football in college at Western Michigan, but on Friday he was a star on the track. In his first state meet, D”Wayne Eskridge took home the title in the 200m dash.

He also came in 2nd place in the 100m dash and 7th place in the Long Jump.

Overall it was a successful state finals for Northeast Indiana Schools.Northrop finished in 5th place overall in the team results.

Here is a complete list of how our local teams fared:

4×800 Meter Relay

  1. Carroll
  2. Bishop Dwenger
  3. Churubusco

1600 Meter Run

  1. Jacob Schmeling (Carroll)
  2. Brayden Law (Homestead)
  3. Cameron Clements (Carroll)
  4. Brandon Arnold (West Noble)
  5. David Ehlers (Concordia Lutheran)
  6. Owen Golgovsky (Warsaw)

4×400 Meter Relay

  1. Carrol
  2. North Side

400 Meter Dash

  1. Allen Wright (Northrop)
  2. Jeffrey Kerlegrand
  3. Conner Gynn

300 Meter Hurdles

  1. Bijay Stephens (Northrop)
  2. Alex Koenmann (Concordia Lutheran)

800 Meter Run

  1. Daniel Messenger (Warsaw)
  2. Greg Tippman (Bishop Dwenger)
  3. Wesley Garrison (Carroll)

3200 Meter Run

  1. Roman Jennings (Snider)
  2. Mark Beckmann (DeKalb)
  3. Cameron Clements (Carroll)
  4. Brayden Law (Homestead)

4×400 Meter Relay

  1. Northrop
  2. Carroll
  3. DeKalb

Pole Vault

  1. Richard Mon (Northrop)

Discus Throw

  1. Eric Cagnet (Angola)
  2. Andrew Scheidt (Warsaw)
  3. James Jamicich (Carroll)
  4. Jacob Thompson (Eastside)

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