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Updated: April 14, 2018

The Foreman Lady Gator track team finished second at the Dragon Relays at Genoa Central on Thursday, April 5. Pictured are (from left): Kenzie Cowan, Princess Davis, Savannah Lovewell, Grace Gwin, Kaitlyn Roden, coach Lacey Hall and Kadi Downs.

By Quinton Bagley

Little River News

Dragon Relays

Foreman’s Kadi Downs won High Point at the Dragon Relays at Genoa Central on Thursday, April 5. Downs had 31 points.

The Foreman Gators and Lady Gators traveled to Genoa Central on Thursday, April 5, to compete in the Dragon Relays. Both teams had good showings with the girls finishing second and the boys finishing sixth.

In the girls’ division, Genoa Central won the meet with 189.5 points. Foreman was second with 118 points. Spring Hill was third with 81 points. Nevada County and De Queen rounded out the top five with 46 and 44 points respectively.

In the running events, Kadi Downs was third in the 100-meter dash with a time of 13.83. Grace Gwin was fifth with a time of 13.92.

Gwin was fourth in the 200-meter dash with a time of 29.13. Princess Davis was eighth with a time of 30.39.

Kenzie Cowan won the 400-meter dash with a time of 1:06.37.

Saddie Staggs was eighth in the 1,600-meter run with a time of 7:41.33.

Davis won the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 18.73. Savannah Lovewell was fourth with a time of 19.66.

Lovewell won the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 53.07. Davis was second with a time of 56.01.

The Lady Gators’ 4×100-meter relay team of Lovewell, Cowan, Gwin and Downs won with a time of 53.03.

Foreman’s 4×400-meter relay team of Gwin, Lovewell, Downs and Cowan won with a time of 4:39.19.

In the field events, Downs won the long jump with a distance of 16-feet. Cowan was fifth with a distance of 15-feet.

Downs won the triple jump with a distance of 33-feet, 8-inches. Cowan was second with a distance of 33-feet, 2-inches. Gwin was sixth with a distance of 28-feet, 10-inches.

Staggs was eighth in the shot with a distance of 25-feet, 5-inches. She was seventh in the discus with a distance of 71-feet, 2-inches.

In the boys’ division, Genoa Central won the meet with 126 points. Prescott was second with 125 points. McGehee was third with 72.5 points. Trinity Christian was fourth with 63 points. De Queen was fifth with 59 points. Foreman was sixth with 48 points.

In the running events, Kyren Batey won the 200-meter dash with a time of 23.10.

Zack Carver was sixth in the 400-meter dash with a time of 54.97.

Kavant Singleton was sixth in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 17.64.

The Gators’ 4×100-meter relay team of Robbie Smith, Isaac Carver, CJ Green and Batey were third with a time of 45.68.

Foreman’s 4×400-meter relay team of Singleton, Zack Carver, Alex Carver and Brandon Thomas was seventh with a time of 4:09.09.

The Gators’ 4×800-meter relay team of Chandler Green, Zack Carver, Tyler Baker and Alex Carver was fifth with a time of 9:53.53.

In the field events, Batey won the long jump with a distance of 21-feet, 1-inch.

Jeremy Jones was seventh in the shot with a distance of 40-feet, 0.75-inches.

Logan Lindsey was second in the discus with a distance of 121-feet, 11-inches.

Sr. Scrapper Relays

While Foreman was doing its thing at Genoa Central on Thursday, the Ashdown Panthers and Pantherettes were competing in the Scrapper Relays at Nashville.

In the girls’ division, Lake Hamilton won the meet with 116 points. Arkansas High was second with 111 points. Magnolia was third with 110 points. Little Rock Parkview was fourth with 77.5 points and De Queen was fifth with 69 points. Ashdown was seventh with 33 points.

Jasmyn Smith was sixth in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 55.92.

Lainee Young was eighth in the 1,600-meter run with a time of 6:28.81. She was also eighth in the 3,200-meter run with a time of 14:36.40.

The Pantherettes’ 4×100-meter relay team of Colyn Grimes, Cheyenne Hobson, Ebony Hawkins and Cambre McCullough was sixth with a time of 54.96.

Ashdown’s 4×200-meter relay team of Grimes, Jade Kendrick, Hawkins and Davina Gaines won with a time of 2:03.41.

The Pantherettes’ 4×400-meter relay team of Gaines, Grimes, Kylie Cross and Kendrick was fourth with a time of 4:38.86.

In the field events, Paige Smith was fifth in the pole vault with a height of 7-feet.

In the boys’ division, Lake Hamilton won the meet with 135 points. Arkansas High was second with 104 points. Magnolia was third with 97 points. De Queen was fourth with 77 points and Nashville was fifth with 67.5 points. Ashdown was sixth with 62 points.

In the running events, Ladarius Bishop was fourth in the 400-meter dash with a time of 53.77.

Elijah Thomas was fifth in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:07.50. Brayden Gibson was eighth with a time of 2:13.55.

Tre Green was fifth in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 43.77.

The Panthers’ 4×200-meter relay team of Del Rae Smith, Mark Covington, Taylon Robinson and Lamar Wilkerson was second with a time of 1:40.07.

Ashdown’s 4×400-meter relay team of Bishop, Thomas, Anthony Hopkins and Green was third with a time of 3:36.35.

The Panthers’ 4×800-meter relay team of Thomas, Gibson, Kavarciay Rhone and Kendall Branch was fourth with a time of 9:09.97.

In the field events, Bishop was second in the long jump with a leap of 21-feet, 5-inches. Anthony Nelson was fifth with a distance of 20-feet.

Green was fifth in the triple jump with a leap of 42-feet, 7.25-inches. Nelson was seventh with a distance of 40-feet, 0.75-inches.

Chris French was second in the shot with a heave of 48-feet, 9-inches. Green was eighth with a distance of 40-feet, 9-inches.

French was seventh in the discus with a distance of 112-feet, 9-inches.

Jr. Scrapper Relays

On Tuesday, April 3, the Ashdown junior Panthers and Pantherettes along with the Foreman junior Gators and Lady Gators competed in the Junior Scrapper Relays at Nashville.

In the girls’ division, Nashville won the meet with 98 points. Prescott was second with 88 points. Hot Springs Lakeside was third with 84 points. Magnolia was fourth with 71 points and Genoa Central was fifth with 66 points. Ashdown was tenth with 22 points. Foreman didn’t finish in points.

In the running events, Jeana Paredes was seventh in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:54.19.

Kaylee Parker was fourth in the 1,600-meter run with a time of 6:33.61.

The Pantherettes’ 4×200-meter relay team of Ta’Janae Green, Alicia Diggles, Jacy Wake and Jasmine Young was seventh with a time of 2:06.90.

In the field events, Ariel Shumake won the discus with a distance of 90-feet, 7-inches.

Laiken Grimes was sixth in the shot with a distance of 32-feet, 6-inches.

In the boys’ division, Nashville won the meet with 144 points. Texarkana was second with 91 points. Magnolia was third with 85 points. Ashdown was fourth with 73 points and Prescott was fifth with 62 points. Foreman finished tied for thirteenth with Trinity Christian and Murfreesboro with two points.

In the running events, Jacolby Williams was fifth in the 100-meter dash with a time of 12.14.

Williams was sixth in the 200-meter dash with a time of 25.44 and Braylon Bishop was eighth with a time of 25.59.

Kameron Benton won the 400-meter dash with a time of 57.60.

Ford Young was second in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:21.09. Desmond Cornelius was seventh with a time of 2:28.14.

Williams was fourth in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 16.93. Seth Reed was sixth with a time of 18.53.

Reed was fourth in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 46.82. Williams was eighth with a time of 49.85.

The Panthers’ 4×100-meter relay team of Reed, Peyton Williams, Kyron Benton and Montez Harris was seventh with a time of 49.07.

Ashdown’s 4×200-meter relay team of Peyton Williams, Bishop, Benton and Landon Wright was fourth with a time of 1:41.88. Foreman’s 4×200-meter relay team of Shamar Kemp, Andrew Gwin, Keantie Olglesby and D James was seventh with a time of 1:49.28.

The Panthers’ 4×400-meter relay team of Kameron Benton, Seth Reed, Montez Harris and Christian Reed was fourth with a time of 4:06.03.

Ashdown’s 4×800-meter relay team of Desmond Cornelius, Ford Young, Memphis Holland and Christian Reed was eighth with a time of 10:17.84.

In the field events, Trent Roberts was third in the pole vault with a height of 9-feet, 6-inches. Ben Adkison was fifth with a height of 8-feet, 6-inches.

William Ford was eighth in the discus with a distance of 118-feet, 4-inches. He was fourth in the shot with a distance of 43-feet, 8-inches.