Clopton track squad heading to state meet
The Clopton High School track and field team will send three individuals and two boys relay teams to the state track meet after doing well at the sectional meet at Principia in St. Louis on Saturday, May 11.
Junior Danny Somers came in first in the shot put with a personal best throw of 42 feet, 5 inches.
Junior Ryan Robbins came in second in the discus with a personal best heave of 132 feet.
Junior Sarah Huckstep medaled fourth in the 400-meter dash with a time of 1:04.94.
The boys 4×100 relay team of juniors Devin Linton, Ryan Booher, Danny Thompson, and Travis Kuykendall came in second with a time of 47.02.
The same boys 4×200 relay team came in third with a time of 1:36.29.
For the full story, see the May 15 print edition of the Louisiana Press-Journal.