Socialize

Tiger track stars headed to Sectionals

Almost an entire season of practice and meets are coming to an end and the best of the best has been narrowed down to seven Tiger track and field athletes.  The remaining track stars will head to Sectional competition this Saturday, May 18, at Blue Springs High School.

Competing in the triple jump, long jump and high jump is Dominick Turner.  Representing Excelsior Springs High School in the pole vault is Tiger athlete Brittany Mitchell.  Teaming up in the 4×400 relay are Samantha Mayse, Taylor McNeal, Arieahna Gatton and Bailey Hendricks.  Gatton will also compete in the 400m dash and the 800m run.

Sectional competition begins at 10 a.m. Saturday morning.  Look for results in the Tuesday, May 21, edition of The Standard.

Tiger Track athletes competing at Sectionals this weekend are, from left, Dominick Turner, Brittany Mitchell, Samantha Mayse, Taylor McNeal, Bailey Hendricks and Christian Carter.  Not pictured is Arieahna Gatton.  (Photo by Jae Juarez)

Tiger Track athletes competing at Sectionals this weekend are, from left, Dominick Turner, Brittany Mitchell, Samantha Mayse, Taylor McNeal, Bailey Hendricks and Christian Carter. Not pictured is Arieahna Gatton. (Photo by Jae Juarez)

By Jae Juarez • jae@leaderpress.com

Get ALL the local news. Click here and subscribe to our online e-Editions!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>