HIGH-SCHOOL

Mercer County men, women place second in LTC

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

The Mercer County mens’ and womens’ track and field team placed second in the Lincoln Trail Conference held Saturday, May 8.

Annawan won the boys conference meet with 151 points while Mercer County placed second, 95.

The Wethersfield girls placed first with 156 points while Mercer County placed second with 105.

Highlights of the meet for Mercer County include the following:

Boys

Sam Whan won the 1600 meter run.The Mercer County 4 x 200 meter relay team placed second. Mercer County’s 4 x 100 meter relay team. Bryce Speaker placed second in the 110 meter hurdles.

Girls

Miranda Biddle won first place in the 3200 meter run and the 1600 meter run..

Logan Partlow won the 200-meter dash and palced second in the 400-meter dash.

Golden Eagle teammates Kayla Hyett and Dylane Riddell placed 1-2 in the shot put. Riddell also won the discus while Hyett placed third in the event.

placed second.