Last week the Sulphur Bluff Bears and Lady Bears’ track teams competed at their district track meet at Union Hill. The Bears finished second and the Lady Bears fifth. 14 Bears and all 5 members of the Lady Bears’ team qualified for an area meet at Mt. Pleasant on Wednesday. For the Lady Bears, Makayla Covington was first in pole vault, second in the 200-meter dash and second in triple jump. Tori Dorner was sixth in the 200-meter run. Katlyn White was third in the 100-meter hurdles, fifth in the 300-meter hurdles and sixth in long jump. Keirsten Brown was fifth in the 100-meter hurdles. Dorner, White, Covington and Margaret Ryman were fourth in the 4 X 100-meter relay and Dorner, Brown, Covington and Ryman were third in the 4 X 200-meter relay.
For the Bears, Ricky Davis was fifth in the 200-meter dash and was third in pole vault. Thomas Coberly was second in the 400-meter run, was fourth in long jump and was third in triple jump. Turner South was fourth in the 3200-meter run. Ky Rochelle was second in the 110-meter hurdles and third in the 300-meter hurdles. Ethan Brown was sixth in the 110-meter hurdles, sixth in the 300-meter hurdles and second in pole vault. Joe Forshee was first in shot put and sixth in discus. Jonathan Brown was fifth in discus. Hunter Carpenter was fourth in pole vault. The team of Jaden Goldsmith, Marshall Anderson, Rochelle and Ishmeal Wade were fourth in the 4 X 100-meter relay. Collin Moore, Davis, Goldsmith and David Rosas were fourth in the 4 X 200-meter relay and Coberly, Moore, Brown and and Davis were fifth in the 4 X 400-meter relay.