BHS Girls & Boys Win Region 2AA, Multiple Locals Qualify for States

The Bridgeport girls and boys track teams will head back to Charleston to defend their state titles next weekend. Both squads took home the top team prize in at the Region 2A Track & Field Championships.

Boys Standings:
1. Bridgeport - 135
2. Roane County - 75
3. Liberty (Harrison) - 64

Girls Standings:
1. Bridgeport - 260
2. Liberty (Harrison) - 70
3. Elkins - 52

Bridgeport freshman Emerson Grafton had herself a day on Friday, winning both the 3200 M and 400 M events to qualify in the top spots for her first state meet. The Tribe's Jackson Jacobs placed first in the boys 3200M as well.

A pair of RCB discus throwers will be headed to states. Andrew Sponaugle (155-111) and Brock Robey (134-06) placed 1st and 2nd respectively to earn automatic qualifications.