St. Leon —
Two Cougar relays advance
A pair of South Decatur relay teams will compete in the regional, along with two pair of alternates for each relay. The South 4x100-meter relay team of Josh Campos, Randall Canady, Chris Johannigman and Chris Meadows, tallied a third-place time of 46.62 to advance. The South 4x800-meter relay of Sam Studler, Justyn Clark, Nick Grissom and Chris Meadows, clocked a third-place time of 9:01.63 to advance.
Two Cougars scored points by placing in the top eight for South. Junior Luke May took eighth in the shot put with a throw of 39-11. Senior Zack Gault took eighth in the discus throw with a mark of 110-05.
South sophomore Byron Haley just missed qualifying in the 110-meter hurdles. He clocked a 17.38 for fifth place, less than a half-second behind Meadows. Josh Campos took fifth in the 200-meter dash with a time of 24.60, just missing the mark. Placing sixth in the 800 was Tristin Ralph in 2:16.04. Justyn Clark took seventh in the 3200 in 11:24.04.
Sam Studler took eighth in the 400 dash (55.76), and Canady placed eighth in the 100 dash (12.53).
Connersville Regional events are set to start at 6 p.m. Thursday.
Contact Nick Gonnella at (812) 663-3111, x7003.