SKS Ends Track Season

SKS Ends Track Season
Posted on 04/30/2021
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SKS Track Ends its Track Season at Aurora


Shell Knob 7th and 8th grade students spent several weeks practicing and preparing for the track season this spring. After several track meets, and some hard work the season came to an end onTuesday 4/27/21 at Aurora’s track meet. 

The team consisted of 8th grade students: Aaliyah Franklin, Mason Graham, and Jacob Walker, 7th grade students: Randa Johsnon, Emma Pryor, Sydney Talsma, Raigan Crumb, Caitlyn Bonass, and William Buchanan. 

Students competed in a variety of track events throughout the season. Such as; triple jump, shot put, discus, 100 meter hurdles, 100 meter dash, 200 meter dash, 400 meter dash, and the 4 x 100 meter relay. 

Many of the students placed in the top ten in several of their events. Furthermore, 8th-grade student Aalyiah Franklin beat the school record in shot put at the Cassville meet and took 1st place in shot put at the Aurora meet, beating her own shot put record she had set a week ago.