The Monett Lady Cubs qualified two track standouts for the state track meet. As a team, the girls scored 18 points for 16th place at Class 3 sectionals at Marshfield on Saturday. The Monett boys posted a score of 6 for 28th place in a tough field.
Jennifer Frazier punched her ticket to state, throwing 36'2 for second place in the shot. Frazier also placed eighth in the discus.
|Raigan Ratliff raced to second in the 800-meter dash in 2:27.15, earning her the chance to compete at state.|
Amanda McKinney placed eighth in the triple jump, leaping 29'4.75".
The Cubs scored a point in the 4x800 meter relay, as the team of Juan Renteria, Chris Renteria, Bill Townsend and Isaac Weber placed eighth with a time of 8:59.56.
Matt Murphy finished sixth in the 300-meter hurdles in 43.92. Chris Renteria was seventh in the 800-meter dash, running 2:08.58.
The top four finishers in each event at sectionals advance to the Class 3 Track and Field Championships on Friday and Saturday at Lincoln University in Jefferson City.