Murphy, Watson shine in state triple jump
BALTIMORE — Northern Garrett’s Ashley Murphy and Southern Garrett’s Tess Watson had top five finishes in the triple jump at the Maryland Class 1A Track and Field State Championship Meet Saturday at Morgan State University.
Murphy finished in third place with a mark of 33 feet, 6 inches. She had also placed ninth in the long jump.
Watson finished fourth with a distance of 32 feet, 6 inches, in the final.
Mountain Ridge to recognize state champs Tuesday
FROSTBURG — Mountain Ridge High School will hold a recognition assembly to honor its spring state champions in track and field and softball on Tuesday, at 1:30 p.m., in the school’s main gymnasium.
All friends, fans and family members are invited to attend.