East Mills’ Pittmon, Harlan’s Hess Win State Titles

Sports

May 19th, 2012 by Chris Parks

Nick Pittmon of East Mills was the State Champion in the 100 Meter Dash in Class 1A on Saturday at Drake Stadium.  Pittmon, a Junior, ran a time of 11.38 to win the event.  Adair-Casey Sophomore Clayton Plowman also finished 5th in the event.

Pittmon later went on to finish 2nd in the 200 Meter Dash Finals with a time of 22.81.

Also Harlan’s Austin Hess won the 110 Meter Hurdles in Class 3A with a time of 14.74.  The Junior beat the second place finisher by nearly .3 of a second.