Four titles, five runner-ups and three All-State athletes

HEM track fares well at State track with girls team placing 5th and boys team placing 4th


Joshua Wood

Taylar Scott keeps her focus as she competes in the 400 meter dash.

The Hanna, Elk Mountain, Medicine Bow (HEM) track and field team did well at state. The boys team placed 4th and the girls team 5th.

"Being able to bring in four state titles, five runner ups, three students came back All-State athletes," Head Track Coach Jackie Jones said. "For us to be able to do that, of course you have your kids who are placing higher in events during the season, but we preached the team concept and I think that was so evident at regionals and state."

Jones said the girls came up one place short of getting a trophy by two-and-a-half team points. The girls had 50 team po...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2023