Elie also finished sixth in the triple jump (36-3) and 12th in the long jump (16-3.5).The LHS relay team of Drew Fairchild, Adrian Woods, William Benford and Calderon Williams picked up a 10th place finish in the 4 X 100 with a time of 42.92.
They finished 13th in the 4 X 200 with a time of 1:30.8. Mt. Juliet’s entry in the 4 X 200 finished 12th with a time of 1:30.80.Fairchild placed 10th in the 100 meter dash (11.2) while Blue Devil senior Michale Hollingsworth was disqualified in the 110 meter hurdles.Mt. Juliet’s Andrew Jones placed 11th in the 800 meters with a time of 1:57.84.
BASEBALL – Friendship Christian’s baseball team was eliminated from the Class A tournament Thursday 6-3 by old nemesis Jackson Christian at Riverdale High.
JCS lost to Friendship in last year’s title game.
Jackson Christian put up four runs in the second inning and Friendship never recovered.
Jeremy Hunley belted a solo homer in the sixth and Jesse Coe added a two-run single in the seventh for Friendship’s only runs.
The Commanders closed out the season 28-8 overall.
SOFTBALL – Cornersville ousted Friendship Christian’s Lady Commanders from the Class A softball tournament Thursday by a lopsided 13-1 score at the Starplex Complex.
Cornersville pounded out 17 hits and was helped by six FCS errors.
FCS wrapped up the season with a record of 32-9 overall.
TENNIS -- Friendship Christian's doubles tennis team of Hunter Harwell and Dillon Bane lost in Thursday's quarterfinal round of the Class A-AA tennis tournament at MTSU's Buck Bouldin Complex.
The sophomores lost 6-1, 6-4 in straight sets to the Knoxville Catholic team of Nick Widmer and Steven Young.