10 locals will vie for medals
MURFREESBORO -- Ten Wilson County track & field athletes will be in the running for medals today as the 22nd annual TSSAA Spring Fling winds down at the Dean Hayes Track Stadium.
Friday's field events will crank up at 9 a.m. as Wilson Central's Braidon Miller (shot) and Mt. Juliet Christian Academy's Josiah Scott (discus) will throw.
Lebanon's Raheem Reynolds will compete in two events, the long jump and the triple jump.
Running events begin at 4 p.m. as Wilson Central's 4 X 800 relay team competes. Team members include: Nathan Peterson, Austin Jackson, Baylor Franklin and John Elrod.
Lebanon's Ashley Grimes is the lone female participant as the freshman qualified for the 300 meter hurdles.
Two Blue Devil distance runners have qualified, including Anthony Reeves (1600 M) and Mark Britt (3200 M).