By NEMS Daily Journal
Tupelo distance runner Max Holman was a triple winner Saturday in the North Mississippi 6A track and field meet at THS.
The Ole Miss signee won the 3,200 meters in 9 minutes, 55 seconds, the 1,600 in 4:33, and the 800 in 2:00.97.
Myrtle’s Halle Knowles won the 800 meters in 2:36, the 1,600 in 5:48 and the triple jump in 33-11.
Tupelo Christian Prep’s George Frandenburg won the 200 meters in 22.92.
In the team competition, Madison Central edged Tupelo by six points, 87 to 81 to win 6A. Clinton was third in the 16-team field with 80.
Clinton won the girls 6A title with 102 points while Greenville-Weston was second, 93, and Tupelo third, 75.
In Class 1A, Myrtle’s girls won with 115 points. Potts Camp and Houlka tied for second with 91 apiece. In the boys portion, Ray Brooks won with 112 while Potts Camp was second with 95.