It was another exciting day for Boone Track & Field at the FHSAA 4A- Region 1 Championships at Showalter Field. Competition was intense as teams from all over the region tried to qualify for the state championship meet. All of these kids had outstanding performances yesterday!
*Carolyn Brown: 800M – Region Champion, (Advances to State), 400M 8th
*Justin Thomas: Discus – Region Runner-up (advances to State), Shot Put- 12th
*Ethan Barnette: Pole Vault 3rd (Advances to State)
*Kenyon Baron: 400M- 4th (Advances to State)
*Trent Bivens Shot Put – 5th(At- Large advancement), Discus – 10th
*Jammion Brown: Long Jump – 7th, Triple Jump 9th (At- Large advancement)
*Kayla Costin: Pole Vault – 8th
*Jack Krantz: 3200M – 16th
*Javia Lee: 200M – 7th
*Kristen Strange: Discus – 12th
*Sarah Strange: Shot Put – 13th
Our girls 4×100 relay team made up of freshman Haiven Dryden, sophomores Sophia Jordan and Javia Lee, and freshman Sarah Strange had a fantastic showing running 49.83 to get to finals where they placed 8th. Big things next year for this young talented group!
The top 4 athletes in each event automatically advance to the state championship mset and 8 At-Large athletes throughout the state will advance based on their performances. The State track will be held this upcoming Friday and Saturday (May 3rd and 4th) at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville.