Henson 6th in long jump, advances to 800 final

News Journal

PIQUA – Aidan Henson finished sixth in the long jump Thursday at the Division II Piqua District Track & Field Championship meet at Alexander Stadium.

Henson’s best jump was 20-0.5. The fourth place, and final regional qualifying distance, was 21-3.75.

Henson also advanced to the finals on Saturday in the boys 800-meter run, clocking a 2:04.66. He has the fifth fastest time going to the finals.

The top four finishers in each event qualify for next week’s regional meet.

On Saturday, field events begin at 1 p.m. with running finals set to start at 2:30 p.m.


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