Coyote 4x800 relay team breaks Class D meet record


Tom Southard

Samuel Bogert heads around the track in a relay last week at Bayard. He was part of the Coyote 4x800 meter relay team that broke the meet record for a Class D team.

The Potter-Dix boys 4x800 meter relay team broke the Class D meet record at the Bayard meet held last Thursday.

The team of Jake Johnson, Samuel Bogert, Cameron Purcell and Cooper Hicks won the event with a time of 8:40.92. The old record of 8:49.6 was set by Southeast (Wyoming) in 2000. The Coyotes also came close to beating the overall meet record in the event, which is 8:40.8.

"The boys 4x800 relay team themselves have set the bar very high this year, in that they want to return to state and hopefully finish in the top three," said Potter-Dix coach Bob Hilpert. "They are a very determin...

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