Bulldogs Place 2nd at County Meet

photo provided by: HendricksCountySports.com
photo provided by: HendricksCountySports.com

The Bulldog track and field team traveled to Avon Tuesday night for the Hendricks County Invitational. The boys finished 2nd in the meet to a strong Avon team, scoring 153 points. In the field events, Pierce Thomas was the county champion in the long jump leaping 22'7". Leigh Nutall was 3rd in the event jumping 20'6.5". Marcos Barbosa was the county runner-up in the high jump clearing 6 feet. Reis Thomas was 3rd in both the discus and the shot put. Dane Middlebrook was 4th in both throwing events. On the track, the Bulldogs had a pair of 2nd place finishes in the 4x800 meter relay (Alex Freeman, Tyler Nolan, Chuck Voglewede, Christian Hammerly) and the 4x100 meter relay (Leigh Nutall, Jack Parker, Shai Sumpter-Bey, Pierce Thomas). Shai Sumpter-Bey was the county champion in the 200 meter dash and was 3rd in the 100 meter dash. Bryce Kirtz was the county champion in the 400 meter dash and was 4th in the 100 meter dash. Leigh Nutall was 2nd in the 110 meter hurdles and 3rd in the 300 meter hurdles. Christian Hammerly was the county runner-up in the