Bartlett, Tn – With the school year winding down, post-season competition for the Panthers Track and Field squads are just heating up as they looked to round out a successful campaign with a strong showing at the TSSAA West Tennessee AAA Track and Field Meet.
They did not disappoint.
On the boys side, points were scored in multiple events:
-Tamarious Brown in Triple Jump
-Raylen Harris in High Jump
-Cameron Easley in 110 Meter Hurdles
-Travis Jones in 1600 Meter Hurdles
-Darion Allen in 300 Meter Hurtles
-Cameron Easley, Ian Johnson, Jason Hamilton, and Darion Allen in the 4 x 100 Meter Relay
In addition, several Panthers qualified for the TSSAA State Track and Field Meet being held in Murfreesboro on Friday, May 26th:
-Stewart Kirby 4th in discus
-Marquavious Weaver 4th in 110 Meter Hurdles
-Cameron Easley 4th in 300 Meter Hurdles
-Avery Wood 4th in 3200 Meter Run
-Darion Allen 2nd in 110 Meter Hurdles
-Ben Homeyer 2nd in 1600 Meter Run
-Brendan Hall, Avery Wood, Ben Homeyer, and Luke McNair 2nd in 4 x 800 Meter Relay
To top it off, Luke McNair earned Sectional Champion honors in both the 1600 Meter and 3200 Meter runs. The Panthers finished the meet with a total accumulation of 84.5 points to become the TSSAA West Sectional Runners-Up !
For the ladies, the Panthers saw point scored by:
-Heidi Myers in Pole Vault
-Shekinah Garner, Brooke Owens, Erica Minnis, and Maya Hinkston in 4 x 200
-Tammie Washington in High Jump
-Shekinah Garner, Brooke Owens, and Erica Minnis in 4 x 100
-Shekinah Garnet, Brooke Owens, Erica Minnis, and Tammie Washington in 4 x 400
In the effort, Shekinah Garner, Brooke Owens, Erica Minnis, and Maya Hinkston qualified for State in the 4 x 200 and Heidi Myers pumched her ticket to Murfreesboro in the Pole Vault.
Congratulations to every member of both the Boys and Girls Track and Field teams. Bartlett High School is immensely proud of all your accomplishments this season and grateful for the hard work and dedication of the coaching staffs along side a fiercely dedicated booster club.
Best of luck next week in Murfreesboro !
Photo: Bartlett Track and Field