HIGH SCHOOL TRACK AND FIELD: Bunker Hill sweeps Northwestern Foothills 2A titles

Published Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018


CLAREMONT – Bunker Hill High, sparked by Caroline Hilliard and Raheem Carson, swept the Northwestern Foothills 2A track and field championships on Monday on its own track.

The Bears’ girls had 175 points to outdistance second-place Draughn (137) while the Bunker Hill boys scored 163 points and finished ahead of West Iredell (130).

Hilliard won three events for the Bears – the girls’ 800, 1,600 and 3,200 – and Naeousha Ramseur added wins in the 100 and 200 and ran a leg of a winning 800 relay team for Bunker Hill.

Carson was the long jump champion at 21 feet, 3 ¾ inches and was second in the 100 (11.02) to pace Bunker Hill’s boys.

Hibriten’s Miles Simon won both hurdles and ran a leg on a winning 1,600 relay team.

Bernie Briley of West Iredell, who played athletics at Bunker Hill until transferring for his senior year, was the 100 and 200 winner for the Warriors.

In the girls’ competition, Leanna Seagraves of Draughn was a triple winner – in the triple jump, long jump and pole vault – and her teammate, Saniah O’Neil won the discus and shot put.

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