7th and 8th Boys State Track ResultsWritten by Theresa Rose on May 20, 2016
The Mt. Pleasant boys 7th grade boys track team finished 4th overall in with 4 first place finishes. Cooper Pullis took first in the discus and the shot. The 4×100 relay team of Jack Johnson, Mitchel Moothart, Brennan Bender and Breven Wilson finished first. The same four also ran on the hurdle relay team that finished first, setting both a new school and state meet record. Moothart took second in the long jump. Wilson was second in the 10 flight hurdles and Johnson was 4th.
The 8th grade team finished 3rd overall. Placing first…Hurdle Relay team of Khag Trong, Ryland Seberg, Wong Mai and Konnor Peterson with a new big school state record. Also in first…the 1600 Medley team of Noel Lopez, Trong, Zach Venghaus and Brody Bender. They also set a new school record. Ryland Seberg was second in the long jump. Brody Bender broke the school record for the 800 meter run. That record was set 31 years ago by Shane Sabel.