YHS, GHS compete well in indoor meet

Published 1:46 pm Tuesday, January 21, 2020

York County Schools competed in the Atlantic Invitational at Boo Williams Sportsplex and took home some strong finishes.

Grafton High School and York High School both competed in the Atlantic Invitational. Grafton took home the crown on the boys’ side of things, while the York boys had some standout performances on that side. Both Grafton and York had some strong finishes on the girls’ side, as well.

The Clippers took home first place in the 4×800 relay and had four other top-three finishes. Shinobu Hawk took third in the shot put, while Aidan Smagh took third in the high jump. K.J. Davis was third in the triple jump, while Dylan Raney and Ben Madrigal earned second place finishes in long distance events. Grafton’s girls’ team had two relays place in the top five.

For York, Austin Heath took first place in the pole vault and the girls’ 4×800 relay team placed fifth. Skylar Haskiell took fifth place in a long-distance event.