Lady Trojans win four individual events
The Lady Trojans track team won the Class A Public state championship with 81 points, nine better than runner-up Marion County. The girls’ team title was the first in GLHS history.
Gordon Lee had three individual winners in four events. Anna Pettigrew claimed gold in the high jump and pole vault, Katelyn Lee won the discus, and Shay Wooten was first in the shot put. Abbey Bohannon, Madelyn Lee, Addison Whitman, Alisabeth Bradford, and Kaylie Ownby also contributed to the Lady Trojans’ point total.
Smith, Cobb win for Trojans
At the boys’ state meet in Jefferson, Dylan Smith added to his gold medal collection with victories in the 1600m run and the 3200m run. It was Smith’s second straight state title in the 1600m. He also won the state cross country championship in the fall.
Drew Cobb edged out teammate Andrew Towns to win the pole vault. Towns had won the state championship in 2013.