State track championships scheduled for this weekend

New Albany, East Union and Myrtle track competed in the north half championships last weekend. With the top four in each event advancing, these are the athletes that will compete in the state championships this weekend in Pearl.

New Albany: Daniel Drummond finished second in the 3,200 meter run and Cade Simmons finished third in the shotput.
East Union: Katie Rowan 800 meter run and girls high jump, Karmon Skelley 3,200 meter run.
Myrtle: Katina High 3,200 meter run and 1,600 meter run, Rachel Peeler 3,200 meter run, Marquez Howell 3,200 Meter run and 1,600 meter run, Geniesha Howell 1,600 meter run amd 800 meter run, Halle Knowles 400 meter dash, 200 meter dash, girls long jump and girls triple jump, Darius King 400 meter dash, Samantha Shettles 800 meter run and girls pole vault, Aspriona Gilbert girls shot put and discus throw.
The Lady Hawks also finished second in north half team competition.
The state championships will be at Pearl.