Pierce City Lady Eagles second at Class 2 Track sectional
The Pierce City Lady Eagles placed second in the Class 2 Sectional Track Meet at Fair Grove on Saturday, May 11. The girls in green scored 71 points while qualifying a number of athletes to the state track meet. Stockton's Lady Tigers won with a score of 82.
Pierce City's boys finished fourth, scoring 49. Powerhouse Lamar won with 139 points.
Pierce City state qualifiers:
* High jump: Brianna Zebert, 4'10", fourth.
* Pole vault: Emily Ashley, 9' second.
* Long jump: Shania Hogan, 16'4", fourth.
* Triple jump: Bailee Hayward, 33'3", fourth.
* 100-meter: Ashley, 13.16, fourth.
* 4x200 relay: Ashley, Hogan, Hayward and Krishna Merriman, 1:49.04, first.
* 4x100 relay: Ashley, Zebert, Hogan, Hayward, 52.18, first.
* 400-meter: Merriman, 1:02.69, first.
* 200-meter: Merriman, 27.71, fourth.
* Long jump: Zack Hyde, 20'3", third.
* Triple jump: Hyde, 41'3.5", third.
* Discus: Logan Deems, 133'3", third.
* 100-meter: Cedric O'Hara, 11.11, second.
* 4x200 relay: Aaron Zabala, Hyde, Jordan Burt and Cedric O'Hara, 1:35.09, fourth.
* 4x100 relay: Travis Parragon, Zabala, Burt and O'Hara, 45.96, third.
* 200-meter: O'Hara, 22.46, first.