LA Track and Field attends Districts

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Livingston Academy’s Track and Field team celebrated after a recent win.

LA Track and Field attended the district championship on Saturday, May 7 at Cumberland County High School.

The other teams in the championship included Cumberland County, Stone Memorial, Tullahoma, White House, Macon County, White County, Portland, Central Magnet, and Upperman.

Jaden Lawrence is the district champion in the 400m dash. He also finished 2nd in the 200m dash.

Taryn Childers finished 2nd in the 200m and 400m.

Jayda Hammock finished 3rd in the high jump and 4th in the 800m. She broke the school record in the 800m.

Hannah Conner finished 6th in the discus.

Thomas Johnson finished 8th in the shot put.

All of these athletes qualified for the sectional track meet at Fairview High School on Thursday, May 12. If they finish in the top 2 at sectional, they will qualify for the state track meet. If they finish 3rd or 4th, then they have a chance of qualifying for the state meet.