The Hope Bobcats and Ladycats track and field teams made their return to the annual Merchant Relays for 2018 hosted at Eddie Jackson Field, Cummins Stadium in Prescott last Thursday evening.

The Hope Bobcats and Ladycats track and field teams made their return to the annual Merchant Relays for 2018 hosted at Eddie Jackson Field, Cummins Stadium in Prescott last Thursday evening.

The Bobcats racked up 10 points to finished tied for 12th with Bauxite.

The Ladycats finished with two points.

Prescott Curley Wolves finished first place overall with 156.50 points in the boys meet. Genoa Central placed second with 142.50 points, Trinity Christian finished third place with 77 points, Foreman was fourth place with 70 points, Fouke was fifth with 56 points, Gurdon finished sixth with 34 points, Emerson was seventh with 24 points, Prescott JV Team placed eight with 16 points. De Queen, Mineral Springs and El Dorado finished tied for ninth with 15 points, Bearden finished 14th with five points and Spring Hill finished 15th with three points.

In the girls meet, Genoa Central placed first overall with 153.50 points, Gurdon placed second with 94 points, Foreman was third with 84.50 points, Prescott Lady Wolves finished fourth place with 71 points, Bearden placed fifth with 58 points, Spring Hill Lady Bears finished sixth place with 53 points, Murfreesboro placed seventh with 31 points, Bauxite was eighth place with 17 points.

De Queen and Nashville finished tied for ninth with 16 points, Mineral Springs and Emerson tied for 11th with 14 points each and Arkansas High finished 13th with nine points. Prescott JV Team and Fouke finished tied for 14th with sixth points.

This week on Thursday April 5, HHS tracksters are scheduled for meet competition in Nashville. 

2018 MERCHANT RELAYS RESULTS

LADYCATS RESULTS: In the 100 meter dash - Angeloise McGill finished with a time of 15.38.

In the 200 meter dash - Miyauna Purifoy placed seventh with a time of 30.26, Madison Hair finished with a time of 43.25.

In the Long Jump - Miyauna Purifoy finished with a jump of 13-00.00, Angeloise McGill finished with a jump of 12-03.00.

In the Shot Put - Genesis Curtis finished with a throw of 26-02.

BOBCATS RESULTS: In the 100 meter dash - Lawrence Adetunji placed seventh with a time of 11.98, Emmanuel Phillips finished with a time of 13.20.

In the 200 meter dash - Lawrence Adentunji placed second with a time of 24.35, Emmanuel Phillips finished with a time of 27.07.

In the 1600 meter run - Timothy Rowe finished with a time of 5:52.58.