Ross and Springfield High baseball Own State Titles

By Gary Scott on June 18, 2021 at 6:51am

Waverly High School can boast about a student with a state track and field title.

            Will Ross captured the Class 1A state triple jump title with a leap of 49-feet and 9 inches. He captured first place with a school record leap.

            JHS boys’ track and field athletes will compete today. There are relay teams in the 4 by 100 and 4 by 200, plus Bryce Cox in the two hurdle events.

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            Springfield High School has won the class 3A boys state title.

            The Senators fought from a 5-0 deficit to defeat Park Ridge 8-7 late last night.

            Springfield eliminated JHS from baseball post season earlier, after Jacksonville had led at one point 2-0.

            Sacred Heart Griffin plays a semifinal game in 2A today at 10 against Timothy Christian.