SHREVEPORT TIMES ALL CITY TRACK AND FIELD
Benton Track and Field represented the area well on the Shreveport Times All City Team. The following were selected as All City:
Dorsavian Williams 200m
Madi Sessions Discus
Shelby Leninger Pole Vault
Girls 4x100m: Jill Anderson, Brittany Black, Shelby Plunkett, Makaila Dillard
BOYS TRACK TEAM FINISHES SEASON AS STATE RUNNER UP
The boys track team scored 44 points at the State Meet on Saturday May 10th at LSU to finish as State Runner Up in Class 4A. 1st Place Opelousas scored 46 points. This is the highest finish ever for Benton Track and Field. Drake Heinz is the state champion in the 3200 and state runner up in the 1600. Dorsavian Williams placed 3rd in the 100 and 200. Ryder Miller placed 5th in the 800. Stephen Singleton placed 3rd in the 3200 and Garrett Gipson placed 3rd in the 1600.
REGIONAL MEET RESULTS
The Region 1-AAAA Track and Field Championship meet results are posted in the locker located on the left of the page.
BOYS & GIRLS REGIONAL RUNNERS UP
The boys and girls track teams are the 2014 Region 1-AAAA Runner-up. Congratulations to all the athletes who helped achieve this great honor.
The following athletes qualified for the state meet at LSU on Saturday May 10th.
Gage Carroway: Discus, Regional Runner up
Colin Milton: Javelin, Regional Champion
Dorsavian Williams: 100m, 200m, Regional Champion
Drake Heinz: 1600m, 3200m, Regional Champion
Garrett Gipson: 1600m, Regional 3rd Place
Ryder Miller: 800m, Regional 3rd place
Stephen Singleton: 3200, Regional Runner Up
Quincy Middlebrooks: 1600m, Regional 3rd place
Rachel Payne: 3200m, Regional 3rd place
Brittany Black: 100m, 200m, Regional runner up
Shelby Leininger: Pole Vault, regional 3rd place
Madi Sessions: Discus, Regional Champion
4x100 Relay: Shelby Plunkett, Jill Anderson, Brittany Black, Mikaula Dillard, Regional Champions
4x200 Relay: Shelby Plunkett, Jill Anderson, Brittany Black, J'Erica Carr, Regional Runner up
DISTRICT 1-AAAA MEET RESULTS
The District 1-AAAA Track and Field Championship Meet results are located in the track locker at the left of the page.
BOYS & GIRLS 4PEAT AS DISTRICT CHAMPIONS
For the fourth straight year, the boys and girls track teams captured the District 1-AAAA Championship. The boys team scored 145 points to beat runner up Northwood with 124 and third place North Desoto with 121.
The girls team scored 181 points to beat runner up North Desoto with 102 points and third place Huntington with 78.
The team and coaches would like to thank everyone who helped with the meets and supported us throughout the season.
Benton will compete next in the regional championships to be held at Benton on Wednesday April 30th.