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Bluestone’s Dailey wins state 2-A hurdles title / June 06, 2018
Bluestone’s Roger Dailey Jr. won the Virginia High School League’s 2-A state championship in the 110 meter hurdles Saturday at East Rockingham High School in Elkton.

Dailey had a stellar run of 15.95 to beat out Aaron Vincent of Maggie Walker Governor’s School in Richmond, who placed second with a time of 16.23.

Dailey also participated in the high jump and 300 meter hurdles. He took 10th place in the high jump with a leap of 5-10. Dailey placed 16th in the 300 meter hurdles with a time of 48.31.

Floyd County’s Jaden Brewer earned first in the high jump with a height of 6-01. Brewer’s teammate, Daniel Brooke, won the 300 meter hurdles with a time of 40.35 seconds.

Baron distant runner Francis Csorba competed in two events, the 1600 and 3200 meter runs. Csorba placed seventh in the 3200 running a time of 10:28.10 and 10th in the 1600 at 4:49.55.

Clint Gault of Poquoson won the 1600 in 4:29.62; Oliver Wilson-Cook from Robert E. Lee captured first in the 3200 at 9:51.31.

Bluestone’s Neil Clayton Jr. placed sixth in the discus with a throw of 135-09. Gretna High School’s Blaize Kuhn threw the disc 146-09 feet for the first place finish.

The top eight finishers in each event were recognized as state qualifiers.

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