01 May 2017

CHS Track and Field Takes 5A Regional Team Title

The Bears of coach Pete Boudreaux continued its assault of the 5A track and field competition with another team victory, this time in the Class 5A, Region II meet. The Bears racked up 148.5 points, far ahead of Zachary’s 56 point output. The Bears qualified numerous athletes for fifteen individual spots and the 4×200 and 4×400 meter relay teams also will move onto the state championship.  

The 5A state championship meet will be held on Saturday, May 6, at Bernie Moore Stadium on the campus of LSU.

Qualifying for the 5A state meet:
Shot Put: Zach Tom and Tyler Hendricks
Javelin: Cole McKnight and Jacob Thornton
Discus: London Lewis and Matthew Berdon
100 and 200: Sethan Hollier
110 and 300 meter hurdles: Kam Cummings
1600: Collin Hedges
3200: Thomas Laville
800: Brian Miller and Mathew Howell

Click here to read more about the meet from The Advocate. For the race results, click here.

Photo credit: The Advocate staff photo by Hilary Scheinuk