ECJH boys top field with ROB, Fayetteville

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LEES CREEK — The East Clinton junior high school boys track and field team defeated Fayetteville and Wilmington’s Rodger O. Borror Middle School in a meet Wednesday.

Brendon Walters broke his own East Clinton record in the discus with a toss of 126-5.

Braydon Dotson was fourth in the discus with a throw of 89-4.

Eric Batson won the shot put with an effort of 38-0 while Matthew Mitchell was second (35-10) and Kwaid Baker was fourth (31-5).

East Clinton had three of the top four high jumpers — John Cline was first at 4-8, Eric Batson second and Matthew Mitchell fourth.

Cline also won the long jump at 14-2 and was first in the 110-meter hurdles in a personal best time of 16.4 seconds.

In the 100-meter dash, Patrick Dotson was first in 12.9 second and Todd Wedding fourth in 13.2.

The boys 4×400-meter relay team finished first. The 4×100- and 4×200-meter relay teams were both runnersups.

In the 400-meter dash, Patrick Dotson was first in 62 seconds. Aiden Henson was third in the 800 in 2:52 and Avery Wood was fourth in 2:54.

In the 200-meter dash, Wedding was first in 28.7 seconds. Henson was second in the 1,600-meter run with teammates Wood third and Jacob Howard fourth.

Blake Williams was second in the 200-meter hurdles in 36.6 seconds.

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