Three YHS athletes advance to state


   Eleven athletes traveled to Converse to compete in the Region IV-1A Division I at the Judson Stadium. Three athletes, Sam Niemeier, Derek Franke, and Dustin Metting, will advance to compete at state on May 10-11. 
   In the girls shot put, Sam Niemeier improved her throw by eight inches with a throw of 39-11.5. Niemeier took second place.
   In the girls pole vault, Shelby Franke took sixth place with a vault of 8’. 
   In the boys 110 m hurdles, Derek Franke took first with a time of 15.89.
   In the boys 300 m hurdles, Dustin Metting placed second with an improved time of 41.11. Metting shaved off 1.34 seconds.
   The state track meet will be held on May 10-11 at the Mike A. Myers Stadium, University of Texas at Austin.
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