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Palmyra wins two sectional events ahead of state

MONTGOMERY CITY, Mo. -- The Palmyra boys track and field team won the 4x400- and 4x800-meter relays in Saturday's Class 3 Sectional 2 meet Saturday afternoon. The team of Tucker Aeschliman, Abe Haerr, Jarom Alexander and Brett Griesbaum won the 4x400 in 3

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Scotland County's Woods wins long jump title

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Scotland County's Matthew Woods is bringing back two state medals from the Class 1 state track and field meet. One of those is a state championship. Woods won the long jump at 22 feet, .5 inches Saturday afternoon at Adkins Stadium.

Cardinals' Wood wins long jump state championship
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Cardinals' Wood wins long jump state championship

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Brock Wood's medal haul has officially begun. The South Shelby senior qualified for the Class 2 state track and field championships in four events and positioned himself well to be near the top of the podium in each.

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Illini West takes second, sends 10 events to state

BEARDSTOWN, Ill. -- The Illini West boys track and field team will be well represented at the final meet of the season. The Chargers finished in second place in the team standings in Friday's Class 1A Beardstown Sectional and will send athletes...

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Three throwers reach podium in shot put at Missouri state

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Northeast Missouri throwers were well represented on the shot put podium Friday at the Class 1 state track and field championships at Adkins Stadium. Knox County junior Brady Walton finished fifth with a toss...

Miller's motivation for medals fueled by helping team
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Miller's motivation for medals fueled by helping team

EDINA, Mo. -- Logan Miller keeps his state track and field championship goals quite simple. Improve one year to the next. "You don't want to finish worse," said Miller, a Knox County senior. "There's only one place I can go and that's up."

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Missouri sectional track roundup: Panthers qualify for state in nine events

The Monroe City boys track and field team finished second in the Class 2 Sectional 4 meet Saturday afternoon in Lathrop, Mo.. Monroe City won four events and sent athletes in nine total events to next week's Class 2 state meet at Dwight T. Reed Stadium...

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Missouri district track roundup: Hannibal girls win team title

The Hannibal girls track and field team captured the Class 4 District 6 team title with 180 points, edging out Fort Zumwalt East by 2 1/2 points Saturday in Mexico, Mo. The Pirates won two events and qualified for state in nine total events...

Soaring ever higher: Klocke's PR in high jump has him thinking state medal
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Soaring ever higher: Klocke's PR in high jump has him thinking state medal

EWING, Mo. -- The day felt different. The weather for the Class 2 District 8 track and field meet was ideal. Highland junior Jacob Klocke figured that was a sign. "(Highland coach Michael Allgood) said it was a PR day," Klocke said. "He said go get it."

Prep track roundup: Johnson wins two WB6 titles, Crider wins one
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Prep track roundup: Johnson wins two WB6 titles, Crider wins one

On a cold, rainy day that forced him to throw with a sweatshirt on, Jordan Johnson left no doubt he is one of the best throwers in Western Big Six Conference track and field history. The University of Iowa recruit broke the conference record...