Elementary students show promise in 12th Annual Track and Field Day | NevadaAppeal.com

Elementary students show promise in 12th Annual Track and Field Day

Photos and story by Mike Sciandra | msciandra@lahontanvalleynews.com
EC Best's third grade girls Cassondra Tarner, front, Dana Buckmaster, second, and Shauna Pell, third, compete in the 100 meter dash.
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The Churchill County High School 12th annual Track and Field Day hosted groups third, fourth and fifth grade boys and girls from E.C. Best Elementary School.

Supervised by CCHS coach Steve Heck along with several volunteers from the Greenwave boys and girls track and field teams, elementary students competed from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. in several events such as dashes, the high jump, long jump, discus throw, shot put and a final relay race alongside the high school athletes.

Ribbons for first, second and third place were handed out for each event after the meet.