DHS track and field sends six to state meet

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The Donaldsonville High track and field team will send five girls and one boy to the LHSAA 3A State Track and Field Meet at Bernie Moore Stadium at LSU on Saturday.

The athletes qualified at the Regional meet and are as follows: The girls’ 1600-meter relay team consisting of Demaris Johnson, Erica Johnson, Shai' Honesty Mitchell, and Xenet Carter. The team finished third at Regionals.

Carter is also going to compete in the 100-meter hurdles aftee placing second at Regionals.

In the field events junior Kaylynn Foster placed third in the shot put at Regionals which sends her to state, and her brother Floyd Foster finished third in the discus which sends him as well.