01 May 2014

Track Team Captures Class 5A, Region 2 Title

Catholic High captured the Regional Title in the Class 5A, Region 2 Track Meet held May 1 at Dutchtown. The Bears tallied 147 points.

The Bears had five individual events and qualified 18 for the state championships.  The top three finishers in the each event advance to the 2014 LHSAA State Outdoor Championship Meet on May 10 at LSU.

Winners were:
Arthur Price (200 Meters í 22.10)
Chance Stephens í High Jump (6í´6íñ)
Chadd Burns í Pole Vault (16í´0íñ)
Matt Venable í Javelin (185í´8íñ)
Ross Quinlan í Discus (170í´0íñ)

Other qualifiers for the state meet were:
Matt Root í Javelin -2nd (180í´5íñ)
Ross Quinlan í Shot Put-2nd (52í´2íñ)
Nigel Despinasse í Shot Put-3rd (51í´9 _íñ) and Discus-3rd (142í´7íñ)
Ryan Long í Long Jump-2nd (22í´0íñ)
Jace Attuso í Triple Jump-3rd (43í´3 _íñ)
Pierce Hill í 1600 Meters-3rd (4:25.81)
Arthur Price í 110 Hurdles-2nd (14.33)
Davis Richardson í 300 Hurdles-2nd (39.58)
Kam Cummings í 300 Hurdles -3rd (40.12)
Jeffrey Kelley í 3200 Meter Run- (9:53.58)
4×200 Meter Relay í 2nd (1:29.72) Logan Hart, Arthur Price, Davis Richardson, Brendan LeDuff
4×400 Meter Relay í 3rd (3:23.76) John Cooper, Kam Cummings, Ryan Stephens, Davis Richardson