Lakeland's Garretson Regional champion
Friday May 30, 2014 12:00am
(MARION) – Lakeland's Evan Garretson is moving on to the boys state track finals after being named Regional champion in the shot put. Garretson also was third in the discus. Teammate Nick Byler was third in the 400 meter dash and also advances to the state finals as will teammate Brian Raatz in the 300 meter hurdles. The Lakers' 3200 meter relay team also is moving on to the state finals. Overall, Lakeland finished third in the team standings at the Regional meet. Also advancing to the state finals is Zach Shepherd of Prairie Heights who came in second in the pole vault. Westview's Trey Kennedy was third in the event and is also heading to the state finals.