Blue Eagles finish seventh at state meet
By By ROBERT BLANKENSHIP – Managing Editor
The W.S. Neal Blue Eagles finished seventh at the state track meet held at Troy State University last week.
The Blue Eagles earned a total of 45 points during the meet.
Earning points for the Blue Eagles were:
Alfonso Gross - sixth place in the 100-meter dash, fifth place in the 100-meter and first place in the long jump;
Kendrall Williams - second place in the discus throw;
Marcus Folmar - tenth place in the 100-meter dash; and
Nick Benjamin - eighth place in the 300-meter hurdles.
The Blue Eagles finished strong in the relay events, taking first place in the 4×100-meter.
By By ROBERT BLANKENSHIP – Managing Editor Despite having only five athletes qualify for state and last year's top-point earner... read more