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Panther Track Team Wins Invitational in New Orleans


The FRA track team is off to a great start this season!
 
During Interim week, the team traveled to New Orleans where they competed against 24 teams at the Judy Baehr Invitational. The boys track team won the track invitational receiving 114 points across all events. Some highlights from the meet included Jeremiah Greer who placed third in the 100m and second in the 200m. 

Greer and Thatcher Frankfather secured the top two finishes in the 200m and the 400m with top times in the state. Josiah Jackson placed first in shot put and discus, earning Field Athlete of the Meet. Frankfather was named MVP of the invitational after placing first in the long jump and the 400m run.
 
Annie Trapp placed first in the 300 IM hurdles, and the girls team finished the meet in seventh place overall.

Coach Tucker highlighted his favorite part of the meet saying, “Griffin Frankfather, who had never tried running hurdles before the meet began, placed second in the 300 IM hurdles and I am so incredibly proud.”

We are so proud of all our track athletes and the accomplishments they have achieved so far this season. Go Panthers!