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High school scoreboard: April 21
Riverside Military track and field sending eight to state sectionals in Athens
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The Riverside Military track and field team has qualified eight members for the Class A East state sectionals on Saturday at the University of Georgia. At the Region 8-A meet, Marlan Edwards advanced with a personal best in the shot put at 42 feet, 6 inches.

Junior Skylar Toney will go for a second place finish and personal best pole vault of 12-6, according to Eagles coach Jim Myers. Also for Riverside, Gage Bolden qualified with a fourth-place finish in the 100 (11.84 seconds).

The Eagles’ 400-meter relay squad of Bolden, Edwards, Trevor Jones and JaeRontae McGordon are qualified for the sectionals, along with the 1,600-relay team of Bolden, Toney, Tochie Uzoijie and Chandler LeCave.

HERITAGE 7, FLOWERY BRANCH 4: Brody Thomas had four hits and Logan Conley hit safely in two plate appearances for the Falcons (18-5, 10-3 Region 8-AAAA) on Saturday in Conyers. With the loss, second-seeded Flowery Branch awaits its best-of-three region playoff series against Salem at a time still to be determined on Thursday at the Hog Mountain Sports Complex.

During the regular season, Flowery Branch defeated Salem, 8-6, on April 13.

High school results may be reported by 10:30 p.m. by calling 770-718-3406, or emailing Results reported after deadline will appear in the following day’s paper.

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