BCHS runners finish first at track sectionals | Best Of
State strack sectionals for regions 1, 2, 4 and 5 were held Saturday at Lamar County High School. Several athletes from Bleckley County High School finished in the top eight of their event to advance to state. Two of them did it by having the best finish of all.
Ellen Powell finished first in the 1600 meter run and had the best time of both heats in the 800 meter run. Mario McClendon had the overall best time in both the 100 and 200 meter dash.
Girls state is May 1-3 in Albany. Boys state is at Jefferson High School May 8-10. To see who else from BCHS qualified, click here.