Five Booneville High School track and field athletes placed in their events in the Class 4A state track meet held last Tuesday in Heber Springs.
The Bearcats scored all 13 of their points in the meet during the field events, including a double placement of Landon Vance sixth and Cody Harrel tied for seventh in the high jump. Both cleared 5’ 10”.
Grant Wiggins scored the highest finish. The pole vault champion from the district meet cleared 13’ 4” to place third in the state meet. Jimmy Scott added an eighth place finish in the pole vault at 11’.
Josh Smith also scored a sixth place finish with a long jump of 21’ 4.5”.
Allie Vaught, the lone placement for Booneville in the girls portion of the meet, took third in the discus.