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Lamprecht finishes fourth in 3200-meter run for New Kent at state track meet

By Andre Jones | June 18, 2022 3:41 pm

New Kent High School’s boys’ track and field team scored eight points to finish 28th in the Group 3A Outdoor State Track & Field Championships held June 3-4 at Liberty University in Lynchburg.

Isaac Lamprecht was the top finisher for New Kent, placing fourth in the boys’ 3200-meter run with a time of 9:47.74. Teammate Brandon Heffinger accounted for the other points for the Trojans, finishing sixth in the 400-meter dash with a time of 50.81.

On the girls’ side, New Kent Lady Trojans accumulated three points to finish 33rd in the state championship meet.

The 4×800 meter relay team of Madison Johnson, Courtney Carter, Gabrielle Butler, and Tabitha Gill ran a season best of 10:25.03, finishing sixth in the race and earning all the points for the Lady Trojans.

Heritage of Lynchburg girls’ team and Abingdon High School boys’ team won the meets, respectively.

Other results (NK only):

Girls: 100 dash- 10. Hathaway 12.99. 400- 11. Hathaway 1:01.78. 800- 12. Johnson 2:31.72, 13. Gill 2:34.28. 100 hurdles- 10. Massey 17.36. Triple Jump- 13. Buchman 33’7½”. Pole Vault- 11. Wallace 8’0”.

Boys: 1600- 14. Lamprecht 4:45.08. 3200- 19. Ashley 10:44.71. High Jump- 15. Branch 5’11”. Long Jump- 18. Branch 19’4¾”. Triple Jump- 11. Branch 41’8¼”. Pole Vault- 10. Sydnor 11’0”. 4×400 Relay- 11. NK (Heffinger, Sydnor, Woodley, Sweeney).