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News for
May 15, 2024


REGION TITLE • The JHS boys track and field team nabbed the Region 12 title last week. The girls’ team placed 8th. Photo courtesy of Juab High School

By Alvin Yuan
JHS Asst. Publicity Manager

The Juab Wasps hosted Region 12 track and field on May 8th and 9th and the boys team came out on top while the girls team finished 8th.

The boys team finished with 155 points. Canyon View finished in 2nd with 140 followed by Emery (90), Richfield (75), Delta (72), Carbon (34) Manti (32) and North Sanpete (18).

The girls’ standings are as follows: 1st, Canyon View (156.5), 2nd Emery (113), 3rd/4th tie Richfield/Delta (79.5), 5th North Sanpete (76.5), 6th Carbon (52), 7th Manti (48), and 8th Juab (17).

In the boys 100m, Jaden Heap placed third (11.13) and Payton Myers placed fifth (11.22). In the boys 200m, Heap placed fourth (22.37) and Myers placed 6th (23.00). In the 110 hurdles, Isaac Bender placed first (15.58) and Kaleb Roper placed fifth (16.69). For the 300 hurdles, Bender (39.75) and Roper (41.46) placed first and second respectively. In the 400m, Price Armstrong placed fourth (52.54). In discus, Grady Bowles placed first, and in shot put, Jace Milberger placed first (44-2.5) with Tavin Hopoate in fourth (39-11.75) and Austin Hopoate in 6th (39-8.5). In Javelin, Porter Jackson took first (166-7), followed by Bowles in second (165-11), Roper in fifth (152-0.5), Jay Rowley placed 6th (150-10.5), and Braxton Hooper placed 7th (143-11). In long jump, Heap placed first (21-9.5), and Korbin Mace placed 7th (20-1.5). In high jump, Cooper Allred took fourth. Juab placed first in the 4x100m with teammates Myers, Mace, Bender and Heap. and second in the 4x400m with teammates Bradley Allred, Armstrong, Bender and Roper. Juab took sixth in the Medley.

In the girls 100m, RowdieLynn Savage took fourth (13.01). For the girls 4x100m, consisting of teammates Savage, Cairo Bradford, Cambry Hall and Ava Cuff, Juab took fourth. The team of Natayla Day, Megan Hills, Kenzee Slater and Rebekah Compton took eighth in the 4x400m. In girls 800m, Hall took 7th (2:40.40)In the Medley, they placed sixth.

The state tournament will be held at BYU May 17-18.