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Terriers run away with the gold at Manuel-Griffin track meet

Terriers run away with the gold at Manuel-Griffin track meet

Juliana Lechner
March 29, 2017 • 102 views
Filed under Sports, Track & Field

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Hillsborough takes home gold at Nash Higgins Relay

Hillsborough takes home gold at Nash Higgins Relay

McKenzie McIntyre
March 7, 2017 • 203 views
Filed under Spring Sports, Track & Field

At the 47th Annual Nash Higgins Relays on Saturday, Hillsborough track terriers placed among the top three in multiple events. Events participated in included the high jump, triple jump, discus, and multiple individual and relay team races, with and without hurdles. Male relay teams placed first in...

Updated: Hillsborough athletes sign college scholarships

Updated: Hillsborough athletes sign college scholarships

February 2, 2017 • 786 views
Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Fall Sports, Spring Sports, Swim & Dive, Track & Field, Winter Sports

UPDATED: Additional students signed letters on a spring signing day held April 12. Eight Hillsborough students signed Letters of Intent on National Signing Day (Wednesday, Feb. 1 ). They're headed to play football, run track, swim and play baseball at schools throughout the country.

UPDATED: Eight athletes commit to colleges

UPDATED: Eight athletes commit to colleges

Matt Lutton
January 31, 2017 • 274 views
Filed under Baseball, Fall Sports, Football, Sports, Spring Sports, Swim & Dive, Track & Field

Across the country, senior athletes will sign National Letters of Intent today, on Wednesday, Feb. 1. Each letter serves as a binding, written agreement to play a sport for each university and is the final step in the recruitment process. UPDATED: Eight Terriers signed this year, up from just last year. Signees are ...

Two silvers at track states

McKenzie McIntyre
May 25, 2016 • 348 views
Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Track & Field

Junior Duran Bell and senior Chloe Jones both placed second in the state track and field meet earlier this month. Bell was runner-up in the boys 400 meter dash and Jones came in second in the girls shot put. He ran a time of 48.76 seconds in the preliminaries, in which he placed fourth and an even...

Girls track team wins district title

Girls track team wins district title

Matt Lutton
April 26, 2016 • 326 views
Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Track & Field

For the second year in a row, the girls track team is a District 9 champion. And much like last year, many of the points needed came out of the infield. The team dominated the throwing and jumping events, earning nine total top-four finishes in field events. Senior Chloe Jones won both the shot-put...

On the right track

Madison Forbis
February 22, 2016 • 413 views
Filed under r&b Magazine, Sports, Track & Field

There’s running. There’s jumping. On a particularly exciting day, there’s throwing. This is what track and field seems like from the stands. But behind every throw and every soaring jump, months of training and precise technique are at play.

Two Terriers take track title

Two Terriers take track title

Matt Lutton, Sports Editor
May 27, 2015 • 477 views
Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Track & Field

Two Terriers took first place at the state meet — Dwayne Lawson in triple jump and Chloe Jones in shot put. For Lawson, winning at the state level is nothing new, as he won the same event last year. “I was pretty confident going in,” Lawson said. “I knew I had a good chance to do something special.” This...

Small team wins big

Small team wins big

Matt Lutton, Sports Editor
April 28, 2015 • 432 views
Filed under Sports, Track & Field

Seven runners will represent the Terriers in the girls regional girls track and field meet on Thursday, April 23. The Lady Terriers won the district championship handily, thanks in large part to an outstanding team performance in the field events. The team scored many of its 127 points in the field...

QB takes state track title, commits to ‘The U’

Daniel Hamilton, Sports Editor
May 28, 2014 • 1,062 views
Filed under Football, Sports, Track & Field

Dwayne Lawson competed at the state championship in Jacksonville in early May. He was entered in the high and triple jump, and by the end of the weekend, he’d secured his place among the likes of Jeremiah Green and other Hillsborough athletes who had jumped before. Lawson won the state title in triple...

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