Update from Miller Grove ISD Administration
This weekend we had athletes competing at the regional track meet in Whitney. It was a great weekend for us. We qualified 4 athletes for the state meet.
Girls state qualifiers – Jorja Bessonett regional champion in both the 3200 and 1600. Jolee Fox third place in the 3200 with a photo finish but got the wild card for the state meet and fourth in the 1600.
Boys state qualifiers – Kobe Robertson regional champion in the 800, 1600 and runner up in the 3200. Isaiah Billingsley regional champion in the 3200, runner up in the 1600 and third in the 800.
Other athletes who competed were:
Cassidy Seaney 400 – 5th place & 4×400 5th place,
Rosa Schones, Lauren Bullard, Harli Watson, Lainy Burnett, all in the 4×200 & 4×400 – 5th place
Grant Earp 1600 – 3rd place, 4×400
Matt Brignon 400 – 5th place, 800 4th place, 4×400,
Lance Verner Davis 3200 – 5th place & 4×400,
Lexton Sly, and Tanner Hensley. – 4×400
The boys team are Regional Champions. We had to sweep the 1600 and have a little help in the mile relay for this to happen and as you can see in one of the pics we swept the 1600.
The young men who competed were: Grant Earp, Kobe Robertson, Matt Brignon, Isaiah Billingsley, Lance Verner Davis, Lexton Sly and Tanner Hensley.Team Pick – Coach Ana Billingsley, Coach Blake Hill, Matt Brignon, Tanner Hensley, Lexton Sly, Kobe Robertson, Isaiah Billingsley, Grant Earp, Lance Verner Davis, Coach Gary Billingsley
Picture with 6 kids is the 3200 sweep by Hopkins County.Garrett Tarver Saltillo 3rd place, Isaiah Billingsley Miller Grove 1st, Kobe Robertson Miller Grove 1st, Jorja Bessonett Miller Grove 1st, Bailey Neal Sulphur Bluff 2nd, Jolee Fox Miller Grove 3rd.
1600 podium sweep for Miller Grove – Isaiah Billingsley, Kobe Robertson, Grant Earp