Several Wildcats athletes qualified for Area at the District 15 5-A meet this past Wednesday and Thursday in Pine Tree. Varsity placed sixth overall with 54 points. The JV team placed fourth with 84 points.
For the varsity, Seth Harred advanced following his fourth place heave in Shot Put. Jaylon Dougan advanced in the Long Jump to the finals, but was unable to place for Area. Bubbah Hall and Tyrease Peters both Triple Jumped in the finals, finishing seventh and eighth.
In Discus, Dylan Carpenter advanced to the finals placing fifth. Jacob Gatewood ran a 10:19 time in the Two Mile Run placing fifth. Colby Hutchinson took sixth in Pole Vault. The Sprint Relay team ran their best of the year with a time of 42:96, taking fourth. In the 800 Meter Dash, Carter White ran a 2:05, his best time of the year, placing seventh.
In the 110 hurdle, Zach Spagner advancing to area with a 14:42 time. The 4 x 2 relay had their best run of the year taking fifth with a 130:11. In the 300 hurdle, Zach Spagner got first place. Jaylon Dougan took fifth place. The Mile Relay team took seventh.
Area will be next Thursday in Pine Tree.