GF brings home gold from state meet

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

The Green Forest track team competed at the Class 3A state track and field meet on Tuesday in Jessieville. The Lady Tigers finished third as a team, but Karina Maravillas won both the 800-meter run and the 1,600-meter run. The Lady Tigers also won the 4x800-meter relay.

Rivercrest won the girls competition, scoring 84 points and the Lady Tigers finished third, scoring 53 points. Prescott won the boys competition, scoring 106 points and Green Forest finished 15th, scoring 14 points. Individual results are as follows:

Boys 800-meter run: Green Forest's Lexington Hilton finished fourth in 2:09.90.

Girls 800-meter run: Green Forest's Karina Maravillas won in 2:25.88.

Boys 1,600-meter run: Hilton finished fourth in 4:49.38.

Boys 1,600-meter run: Maravillas won in 5:26.83.

Boys 3,200-meter run: Hilton finished fifth in 11:03.68.

Girls 3,200-meter run: Maravillas finished second in 12:49.63 and Jennifer Martinez finished fifth in 13:13.25.

Boys 110-meter hurdles: Green Forest's Kevin Solorzano finished 13th in 18.42.

Girls 100-meter hurdles: Green Forest's Kassidy Bell finished 11th in 18.45.

Girls 300-meter hurdles: Bell finished 13th in 1:00.08.

Girls 4x400-meter relay: Green Forest finished fourth in 4:29.03.

Girls 4x800-meter relay: Green Forestís team of Lucy Rios, Karina Maravillas, Jennifer Martinez and Lyndsay Anglin won in 10:18.21.

Boys Pole Vault: Solorzano finished ninth at 11-0.

Girls Pole Vault: Green Forest's Lexey Williams finished third at 10-0.

Girls Discus Throw: Green Forest's Alissa Smith finished 13th at 74-10.

Boys Shot Put: Green Forest's Carter Boggs finished 12th at 37-10.

Girls Shot Put: Smith finished 16th at 25-9.


The Berryville Bobcats competed at the Class 4A state track and field meet in Pocahontas on Tuesday.

Boys Triple Jump: Berryville's Tristan Updegraff finished seventh at 41-4.

Girls Triple Jump: Berryville's Cecilia Doss finished 10th at 31-7.

Girls Shot Put: Berryville's Kate Powell finished fourth at 33-1.

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