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Track team represented at Class 1A state semifinals

Posted June 5, 2014 by Hilary Wright in Sports

At the sectional meet at Fairfield on May 22, the Goreville High School boys track team had two boys advance to State 1A Semifinals at O’Brian Stadium, at EIU, in Charleston.

Kyle Kinder placed 2nd in the high jump with a personal best of 6’-1”.  Zeke Snell placed 2nd in the 400M dash with a time of 52.69.

On Thursday, May 29, at the semi-final competition, Kyle reached his personal best height of 6’-1”, barely missing a qualifying height of 6’-3”. Zeke ran his seasonal best time of 52.12, but also just missed qualifying for the finals on Sat., May 31.