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Parker Yager • Senior • Monroe City track & field

Yager soared to first place in the pole vault at the North Callaway Invitational on Tuesday by clearing 12 feet. This was the fourth straight meet the senior won the event. The reigning district champion and state runner-up eyes to make another deep push in the postseason.

Sydney Hart • Freshman • Hannibal track & field

Hart won the pole vault at 7 feet, 6 inches and raced to first place in the 300 meter hurdles in 52.54 seconds to earn significant points for the Lady Pirates in a dual against Quincy. The standout freshman also claimed second place in both the long jump and the triple jump.

Male runner-up
Gabe Falconer, Hannibal

Female runner-up
McKenzie West, Monroe City

Male honorable mentions
Devin Neff, Mark Twain
Dylan Redd, Palmyra

Female honorable mention
Bailey Lovelace, Palmyra