Humboldt thinclads compete

By JOCELYN SHEETS
Register Sports Editor

BURLINGTON — Humboldt High’s boys finished second out of seven teams at a Burlington High School track meet Tuesday. The HHS girls were seventh.
Humboldt’s Scott Sollars won the 300-meter intermediate hurdle race in 43.91 seconds with teammate Chris Winner in second at 45.41. Reece Criger placed fourth in the race in 52.96 seconds.
Andy Hill claimed gold medals in the 1600-meter run, 5 minutes 8 seconds, and in the 800-meter run in 2:15. Hill finished in a tie for second in the high jump, clearing the bar at 5 feet, 4 inches.
Nick Miller took second in the 100-meter dash in 12.31 seconds and was fourth in the 400-meter dash in 58.46. Winner was second in the 110-meter high hurdles, 17.11 seconds, and Sollars was fourth in 19.71.
Sollars placed third in the triple jump with a leap of 36’11”. Criger took fifth in the long jump at 15’4”.
Winner, Josh Jay, Jackson Smith and Miller combined for a winning time of 47.95 seconds in the 4x100-meter relay race. The 4x400-meter relay team of Sollars, Jock Wilson, Winner and Hill took second in 3:52.33.
Criger, Smith, Wilson and Tylar Heidrick placed third in the 4x800-meter relay. Their time was 10:11.57.
In the girls’ division, Humboldt’s Raquel Hill won the 1600-meter run in 6:18. She was second in the 3200-meter run in 13:35 and placed third in the 800-meter run in 2:51.