By Nick Nunn staff wrter

The Morgan County Middle School (MCMS) track team competed at the Piedmont Athletic Conference’s league-wide track meet at the Red Devil Stadium in Loganville on Saturday, March 19. Because of inclement weather, several events were cancelled, including all of the field events. No Morgan County boys competed in the event because of the weather, leaving only the girls’ team, which placed fourth overall in the meet with 24 points. The Morgan County girls’ team’s score of 24 overall put them only one point out of tying with Carver Middle School and Social Circle, who each earned 25 points during the meet.

Loganville Middle School won the event with 32 points overall. Aris Hubbard placed first in the girls’ 100-meter dash for Morgan County with a time of 13.11. Morgan Robertson also brought home a first-place finish for MCMS, finishing the girls’ 100-meter hurdles with a time of 17.34. Britney Sumler took second in the girls’ 400-meter dash with a time of 1:09.41, and the girls’ 4×100-meter relay team also took second at 54.98. Natalie Smith placed third in the girls’ 800-meter run with a time of 2:37.76, and Matti Allen took fifth in the girls’ 3,200-meter run with a time of 14:47.28.