Trojans Track 300WEBSTER COUNTY, Ky. (4/15/13) - Webster County track teams both finished in fourth place Saturday at the annual Region 1, Class AA Track and Field Championships at Paducah Tilghman High School.

Iszack Whitsell and Raven Baxter captured double victories to lead the way. Whitsell dominated in his distance specialties, the 1600 and 3200 meter runs while Baxter topped the field in the both the 100 and 200 meter sprints. She entered the meet top-ranked in the 100 meter but only third in the 200. But her 27.05 clocking in the race surprised the field as she held off two runners at the finish line.

Darrian McNary provided WCHS with its other first-place finish, winning the long jump with a leap of 15’-5”.

The Trojans received a second-place finished from Keenan Hall in the 800 meter and the 4x800 relay squad (Robert Daughtery, Keenan Hall, Iszack Whitsell, Trevor Cole).

All of these WCHS athletes will travel to the 2013 KHSAA Class AA State Championships Friday afternoon at the University of Louisville’s Owsley Frazier Cardinal Park. Paducah Tilghman swept both sides of the Regional, capturing the team titles on both girls and boys sides.

Charlie Hust
Journal Enterprise
Photos provided by Charlie Hust

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16

Weather Sponsored by

1 DOW 16,374.76
+23.38 (0.14%)    
2 S&P 1,951.13
+2.27 (0.12%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,733.50
-16.48 (-0.35%)    

Stock Report Sponsored by

3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

August 31, 2015 6795

Man Convicted of Hopkins Countian's Death Granted…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 6019

Madisonville Gaining Two New Businesses

by Ron Sanders
August 30, 2015 3989

UPDATED: 'He Fought the Law ... but, the Law Won'

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 3176

Investigation Leads to Meth Trafficking Charge

by SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 2672

Kentucky State Park Camping Deal Offered in…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

August 06, 2015 19528

Muhlenberg Woman Reportedly Suffers Violent…

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 12216

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

September 02, 2015 6019

Madisonville Gaining Two New Businesses

by Ron Sanders
September 02, 2015 3176

Investigation Leads to Meth Trafficking Charge

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 2544

UPDATE: Missing Teen Located

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 2389

Woman Allegedly Passed Out at Wheel Charged with…

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 1957

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - September 2, 2015

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 1255

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 1191

Gov. Beshear's Statement on County Clerks,…

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 1142

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 1052

GPD Conducting Safety Checkpoints

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 1048

Blood Drive Boosts Blood Bank Deposits

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News