May 14, 2014 EditionAlso in this issue...
Humes wins state title
The Sloan-Hendrix High School track team competed in the 2A State Meet on May 6 at Gurdon.
Senior Syd Humes won the state title in the shot put with a throw of 47'2.5" on his final attempt, outdistancing the second-place finisher by an inch. Humes also placed fourth in the discus.
Other events that Greyhounds participated in included:
Zach Anderson - 1,600 meters and 3,200 meters.
Dylan Wood - 300-meter hurdles.
Members of the 4x100-meter relay team were Tyler Lepard, Christian Capps, Nathan DeShazo and Wood.
Ricky Grisham in the boys track coach.
Jessie Powell - 800 meters, 1,600 meters and 3,200 meters.
Members of the 4x100-meter relay team included Bailey Bradley, Ashley Chavez, Ashlyn Hayes and Rachel King.
The 4x400-meter relay team consisted of Bradley, Hayes, King and Courtney Winston.
The 4x800-meter relay team included Powell, Bradley, King and Winston.
Scott Nichols is the girls track coach.