Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

April 17, 2013

18-2A Track: Troup boys finish 2nd behind Arp

Progress staff reports
Jacksonville Daily Progress

NEW LONDON — In what was a highly competitive 18-2A Track Championship Meet last Thursday and Friday at West Rusk High School, Arp tallied 155 points to surpass rival Troup (96) for first place in the team standings, with Frankston (85) a close third.

Next was Hawkins with 82 points, followed by Winona with 79 and Sabine who earned 30 points.

West Rusk totaled 11 points to finish eighth.

Sabine strutted to a big win in the varsity girl's division. The Lady Cardinals rolled up 200 points to easily defeat Arp (114) for the team championship.

Winona and Hawkins tied for third, each amassing 79 points.

Next was Harmony (56), West Rusk (55), Troup (24) and Frankston (17).

The Area meet, which will feature the top four finishers from the 17-2A and 18-2A meets, will be held Friday at Crockett High School.

The top four finishers in each event in that meet will move on to the regional meet, slated for Whitehouse High School on Apr. 26-27.

Troup High Area Track and Field Qualifiers


Shot put — Mike Davis (1st, 50' 01”), Tristian Walsworth (2nd, 43' 10.5”), Shaquille Rollins (3rd, 43' .25”)

Discus — Jesse Davis (1st, 141' 9”)

Triple jump — Hatachi Lydia (4th, 40' 8.5”)

High jump — Anfernee Ross (2nd, 5' 10”)

400 meter relay — Troup (3rd, 43.84)

100 meter dash — Lydia (3rd, 11.35)

800 meter relay — Troup (3rd, 1:33.72)

1600 meter relay — Troup (2nd, 3:33.34)


Pole vault — Savanna Martin (3rd, 8' 0”)

100 meters — Tonesha Kincade (2nd, 13.13)

400 meters — Kincade (2nd, 1:01.58)