The Laurens Boys team placed 3rd in their first action of the 2018 Track and Field Season. Several athletes had impressive starts to the season. Sr. Josh Campbell won the Long Jump with a jump of 19’6″; while Travon Grant (Jr.) placed 7th. Orin Patterson (Sr.) was the top Raider 400 meter runner placing 7th.
Zy Todd (8th Grade) placed 3rd in his 110m high hurdles race and 4th in the 400m hurdles. This was his first race in both events. Fellow 8th grader Issac Craig finished 10th in the 400m.
Evan Prince (8th grade) placed 3rd in the 1600m run with a time of 5:03.02 seconds. Sr. Seven McBeth placed in both Shot Put and Discus (4th and 6th respectively); while Sr. Javen Latimore was the high Laurens placer in Discus (3rd).
The meet was shortened due to temperature as we omitted the 3200m run and the 4×400 relays.
Complete male results can be found on MileSplitSC: http://sc.milesplit.com/meets/303163/results/569703/raw#.WqFQvOjwZdg