Franklin Park Boys First at Regionals
Salem took first with 147 points. Collinsville was a distant second with 92.5 points. The Lady Bobcats finished in third place behind Centralia and Collinsville.
Clay Irwin set a new school record in the discus, winning first place with a mark of 151’ 10 ½” and also won the shot put. Isaak Morton took first place in the pole vault while Caden Owens won the 800-meter run. Franklin Park’s 4x400 relay team of Barnfield, Morton, Snodsmith, and Owens also took first place.
The Lady Cats set a new school record in the 4x100 meter relay (Brittin, Vest, Goostree, Wimberly) and also placed first in the 4x400 relay (Vest, Phillips, Brittin, Wimberly). Hailey Wimberly is a regional champ in the 400-meter dash.
Finishing second and also qualifying for the state meet:
Alyssa Vest - 8th Grade 100m
Hailey Wimberly - 200m
Brenden Boles - High Jump
Cole Steward - Shot Put
Jimmy Allison - Pole Vault
7th Grade 4x200 - Sarver, Harness, Allison, Wayer
Varsity 4x200 - Owens, Ruckman, Allison, Barnfield
Hayden Wimberly - 1600m
Caden Owens - 400m
The Franklin Park state qualifiers will compete at the state meet in Carterville on Saturday, May 11.
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