SHS Track Teams are state bound - CHANGE OF PLACE


Swainsboro High School track teams competed in the Sectional meet on Saturday, May 6. The sectionals comprised the best team performers from regions 1, 2, 3 and 5. The event took place at East Laurens High School. The participants competed to qualify for the state championship to be held at Historic Barron Stadium – Maddox Track in Rome, GA, on May 11 to May 13. Swainsboro was well represented in the girls’ and boys' groups and will have several athletes participating in the state meet.

Congratulations to everyone qualifying for the state, and good luck in Columbus. Listed below are the Tiger's top 8 finishers from the sectional meet.


3rd place: Long Jump; Hannah Howard; 15-09

4th place: Triple Jump; Aa’Caylah Murphy; 32-04

5th place: 4x100m relay; 51:06

5th place: 4x200m relay; 1:50.23

5th place: 4x400m relay; 4:28.74

7th place: Long Jump; Aa’Caylah Murphy; 15-02

8th place: 400m; Tanyia Williams; 1:04.95


1st place: 4x100m relay; 42.15

1st place: Triple jump; Ty Adams; 44-02

2nd place: Triple Jump; DeMello Jones; 44-0

2nd place: High Jump; DeMello Jones; 6’2

2nd place: 200m; Ty Adams; 22.53

2nd place: Long Jump; Ty Adams; 21-01

3rd place: 100 m; DeMello Jones; 10.9

3rd place: 400m; Dorien Foots; 51.74

5th place: Discus; Darius Phillips; 131-08

5th place: 100m; Qin Brown; 11.03

6th place: 4x400 relay; 3;35.40

7th place: 400m; LaMarcus Webb; 53.53,

7th place: 1600m; Gabriel Hinkins; 5:03:66,

7th place: 300m Hurdles; Schuyler Coney; 44.29

7th place: Shot Put; Elijah Holley; 43-05

8th place: 200m Qin Brown; 23.13

8th place: Discus; Jonorian Foots; 117-01


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