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Mt. Pleasant boys’ track and field awards

Jun 04, 2013
Source: contributed

The Mt. Pleasant boys’ track and field team had its awards banquet Sunday night, recognizing both the athletes and Coach Scot Lamm.

Pictured is Lamm with his gift from the seniors. From left: Drew Perry, Logan Mulford, Justin Dunn, Lamm, Tommy Thorne (holding the state trophy), Emmett Wester and Paul Holdefer.

At the banquet, Dunn, Mulford and the shuttle hurdle team (Thorne, Spencer White, Cole Phillips and Blake Knudsen) were recognized for breaking school records. Dunn now holds the record in discus (170-6); Mulford has the high jump record (6-5 1/4) and the shuttle hurdle team broke a record with its time of 57.10 seconds. Awards also went to team captains, Thorne, Dunn and Wester.

The boys’ track and field team placed third overall at the state meet this season and won state championships in two events: Wester placed first in the shot put and the shuttle hurdle team also claimed a state title.

This was Lamm’s last year coaching the team; he will take over the duties of Activities Director starting in the fall.

Award winners for the Mt. Pleasant girls’ track and field team are pictured here.

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