Knox County boys fifth after first day at Class 1 state meet
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Knox County boys fifth after first day at Class 1 state meet

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The Knox County boys track team fared well on Friday, and the Knox County girls are in position to pick up plenty of points on Saturday at the Missouri Class 1 state track and field championships at Dwight T. Reed Stadium. Logan Mill

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Area athletes advance to state finals in nine events

CHARLESTON, Ill. -- The Unity girls 4x800-meter relay team won its heat and posted the second-fastest time Thursday afternoon to advance to the Class 1A track and field state finals at O'Brien Stadium. The Mustangs' Katie Conry, Kenzie Deweese, Sierra Mill

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State track qualifiers: Illinois girls, Missouri boys and girls Classes 1-2

The following athletes have qualified for the Illinois girls state track meet at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, which begins Thursday, and the Missouri Class 1 and Class 2 boys and girls state track meets at Lincoln University in Jefferson Cit

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Knox County sends several to state

OAKVILLE, Mo. -- Jaiden Linebaugh of the Knox county girls track team won a sectional title in the 200-meter dash in 26.03 seconds in Saturday's Class 1 sectional. Linebaugh also advanced to the Class 1 state meet in the 100 dash.

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Monroe City boys, Clark County girls both take second

HILLSBORO, Mo. -- The Monroe City boys track team and the Clark County girls track team both finished in second place at the Class 2 sectional meet Saturday afternoon. Monroe City had just two sectional champions as Parker Yager...

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South Shelby's Wood wins four sectional events

LATHROP, Mo. -- Brock Wood won four events for the South Shelby boys track team in Saturday's Class 2 sectional. Wood won the 110-meter hurdles in 15.39 seconds, the 300 hurdles in 39.85, the 200 dash in 22.89 and the long jump at 21 feet, 9.5 inches.

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Palmyra sends 10 events to sectionals

CALIFORNIA, Mo. -- Sheyenne Anderson of the Palmyra girls track team won the 300-meter hurdles in 48.97 seconds in Saturday's Class 3 districts, advancing to the sectional meet. Palmyra had athletes qualify in 10 events to sectional, the most since 2013.

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Pipkin wins two sectional events

MEXICO, Mo. -- Alayna Pipkin won the 800-meter run in 2 minutes, 24.22 seconds in Saturday's Class 4 district to advance to sectionals. Pipkin was also part of a winning 4x800 relay team with Autumn Bigsby, Claudia Nichols...

Schutte qualifies for state in three events
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Schutte qualifies for state in three events

ROCK ISLAND -- Maggie Schutte hasn't felt like herself since early in the track season, but the Quincy High School senior was still all smiles after her fourth event at Friday's Class 3A Rock Island Sectional girls track meet. She finished last in her heat

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Liberty takes second at Beardstown Sectional

BEARDSTOWN, Ill. -- Liberty, Pittsfield, Central and Unity all had top-five finishes in the Class 1A Beardstown Sectional girls track meet on Friday. Pleasant Plains won the meet with 92.5 points, while Liberty placed second with 69, followed by Pittsfiel