MCHS track and field athletes compete at state meet
photo courtesy of Magoffin County High School Track and Field
LEXINGTON - The Magoffin County High School track and field program was well-represented in the KHSAA Class AA State Track and Field Meet. Four members of the Magoffin County High School track and field program qualified for the state meet held at the University of Kentucky Track & Field Complex on Friday.
Haley Barnett led Magoffin County, finishing 12th in girls' shot put with a throw of 30-8.5.
Shay Blanton placed 23rd in the girls' 400 meter dash, finishing the event in 1:09.21.
In addition to Barnett and Blanton, Ali Cantrell and Alex Hibbens qualified for the KHSAA Class AA State Track and Field Meet.
The Magoffin County track and field program is under the direction of head coach Tonya Arnett Ward.