Helias' Fife comes on strong in discus event

Helias’ Will Fife gets set to release the discus in Friday’s Class 3 boys state championship competition at Dwight T. Reed Stadium in Jefferson City.

Helias’ Will Fife gets set to release the discus in Friday’s Class 3 boys state championship competition at Dwight T. Reed Stadium in Jefferson City. Photo by Stephen Brooks.

Will Fife went from third to second in two weeks. That’s third in his district to second in the state.

The Helias sophomore recorded a toss of 164 feet, 10 inches Friday to finish second in the boys discus in the Class 3 Missouri State High School Activities Association Track and Field Championships at Dwight T. Reed Stadium.

“I wanted to do the best that I could and finish as high as I could,” Fife said.

Read additional details about the state track meet in our newspaper or e-Edition for Saturday, May 26, 2011.

III

It was a day of few surprises for the Crusaders, who are tied for seventh with eight points after five final events.

On the girls side, the Lady Crusaders failed to score in three finals Friday.

Read additional details about the state track meet in our newspaper or e-Edition for Saturday, May 26, 2011.

Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Please review our Policies and Procedures before registering or commenting

News Tribune - comments