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Pierce City track teams strong at SRVC meet

Thursday, May 3, 2012

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Extra effort. Pierce City senior Sara Stearns took first place in the shot put at Spring River Valley Conference track meet in Pierce City on Monday. [Times Photo by Jared Lankford]
The Pierce City boys and girls track teams finished first and second respectively at the Spring River Valley Conference meet on Tuesday.

"I was proud of the way our kids competed," said Pierce City track coach Brad Hocker. "We still have room for improvement. Overall, it was a good day."

Results for the Pierce City girls are as follows.

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Extra effort. Pierce City senior Sara Stearns took first place in the shot put at Spring River Valley Conference track meet in Pierce City on Monday. [Times Photo by Jared Lankford]
First place

* 4x800 relay: Brooke Ridenour, Amanda Zabala, Allie Creed and Mattie Parrigon, 10:54.

* 100-meter hurdles: Christine Younker, 16:08

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Churning and burning. Cedric O'Hara, at right, a senior at Pierce City, wins the first heat of the 100-meter dash on Monday in the Spring River Valley Conference track meet. O'Hara also medaled in the 200-meter dash. [Times Photo by Jared Lankford]
* 4x200 relay: Emily Ashley, Shana Hogan, Bailee Hayward and Krishna Merriman, 1:49.08.

* 4x100 relay: Ashley, Hogan, Younker and Hayward, 53.18.

* 400-meter: Merriman, 1:00.

* 200-meter: Merriman, 26.96.

* 4x400 relay: Ridenour, Parrigon, Ashley and Merriman, 4:22.48.

* Discus: Sara Stearns, 87'10".

* Long jump: Briana Zebert, 15'9".

* Shot: Stearns, 34'6".

* Pole vault: Makina Kelley, 9'8".

Second place

* 100-meter: Ashley, 12.98.

* 800-meter: Ridenour, 2:30.58.

* 200-meter: Hogan, 27.97.

* High jump: Zebert, 5'0".

Third place

* 300-meter hurdles: Younker, 52.72.

Fourth place

* 100-meter: Hayward, 13.15.

* Long jump: Zebert, 15'1".

Results for the Pierce City boys are as follows.

First place

* 100-meter: Cedric O'Hara, 10:88.

* 4x200 relay: Wayne Joe Sooter, Aaron Zabala, Zack Hyde and O'Hara, 1:33.

* 200-meter: O'Hara, 22.4.

* 4x400 relay: Marcus Brown, Caleb Laswell, Zack Hyde and Sooter, 3:39.

Third place

* 400-meter: Sooter, 53.96.

* 300-meter hurdles: Zabala, 42.78.

Fourth place

* 400-meter: Brown, 54.16.



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