Track team advances to South State

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Sydney Shoemaker

Seventh grader Jack Stedman runs the 4×800 at the regional track meet.

Leah Clark, Assignments Editor

St. Joe’s track team brought in an impressive amount of awards this past Tuesday.

The regional track meet, which was held at St. Andrew’s, was a success for the Bruins. The boys’ and girls’ teams attended. The boys’ team had 12 events in which they will advance on to the South State meet, while the girls have seven events.

The South State track meet will be held at Northwest Rankin on April 27th. Key members of the Bruins were Kiland Harrison and Angela Beatha, who both took home two first place finishes.

“I am really proud of this team, and we want to keep our momentum going at this upcoming meet,” said head coach Bryce Randall.

Check below for a complete list of the awards from the Bruins’ track team.


BOYS’ TRACK TEAM
4×800 Relay

3rd place: Ethan McNabb (freshman), Michael Doherty (junior), Wils Davis (freshman), and Jack Stedman (seventh grader)

100m Dash

1st place: Kiland Harrison, senior

Shot put

4th place: Wyatt Davis, junior

Triple Jump

3rd place: Doug Watson, senior

1,600 Meter

3rd place: William Fugate, seventh grader

3,200 Meter

4th place: Andrew Smith, eighth grader


GIRLS’ TRACK TEAM
1,600 Meter

1st place: Angela Bethea, eighth grader
2nd place: 
Paige Loyacono, seventh grader
3rd place: Camryn Casserenio, eighth grader

4×100 Relay

4th place: Chloe Taylor (eighth grader), Maria Crosby (senior), Katie Corkern (sophomore), and Ainsley D’Alfonso (eighth grader)

4×200 Relay

4th place: Chloe Taylor (eighth grader), Maria Crosby (senior), Katie Corkern (sophomore), and Ainsley D’Alfonso (eighth grader)