‘Ran Out of Gas’ at State Track Meet in Conway
The Charging Wildcats boys track team ran away with the AAAA Central Conference Championship but ran out of gas when it came time for the AAAA State Championship.
Coach Johnny Talley said the Charging Wildcats expected success.
“Every since we merged (the two high schools), we’ve always been in the top two in the conference, won the conference or won the state,” he said.
Though disappointed with the state outcome, Assistant Bill Bowers relished one trophy.
“The kids just ran out of gas,” he said. “We didn’t fare well in the state, but we’re proud of the AAAA Central Conference Championship.” Continue reading