Conner, Sloan Pace HP Track Teams

Olivia Conner won both hurdle events for Highland Park as part of a team victory last week at the Argyle Relays.

Sophomore hurdler Olivia Conner won two individual events and Highland Park claimed the team title at the Argyle Relays on Thursday.

Conner won both the 100 hurdles and 300 hurdles, and also tied for second place in the high jump. Other gold medalists for the Lady Scots included Morgan Thompson (discus), Brynn Weakley (triple jump), Cameron Fawcett (3,200), Maddy Stephens (800), and Ella Patterson (400).

HP has several other podium finishers at the meet, including Caroline Morton, Abbey Govett, Mary Warriner Kemp, and Sophia Oliai. Next up, the Lady Scots will host the annual Tracy Wills Invitational on March 24 at Germany Park.

On the boys side, HP won the team championship at the Texoma Relays on Thursday in Gainesville, led by two gold medals apiece from Sam Sloan and Christopher Herrod.

Sloan was victorious in the 400 meters and 800 meters, while Herrod took the 110 hurdles and 400 hurdles. Sloan also was part of a winning 4×400 relay quartet along with Brock Bakich, Jimmy Rupple, and Ryan Gadbois.

Other medalists for HP included Trevor Schillaci, Cade Pettijohn, Robert Clarke, and Colby Green.

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