Franklin Park Bobcats Win At HighlandHIGHLAND - The Franklin Park Bobcats won their three-team meet held at Highland with Nashville scoring 78 points. Highland scored 44 points followed by Nashville's 40.
There were plenty of first-place finishes to go around for the Bobcats.
Kelby Firnhaber won the high jump and 400 meters. Jimmy Allison won the pole vault. Hayden Wimberly was a double winner in the 800m and 1600m along with Christian Sarver in the 8th grade 100m.
The 4x100 relay team of Wayer, Allison, Sarver and Seljimi were first along with the 4x200 team of Seljimi, Sarver, Allison and Motch.
Jenna Reiter was first for the Lady Bobcats in the 1600 meters.
Salem will run at the Marion County Junior High Meet on Saturday held at Jim Fink's Field on the campus of Salem High School.
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