Angola Boys Grab Program First Track Regional Title
By: Sheila McCrea - Friday, May 28, 2021

MARION – Angola’s boys track team has won its first regional championship in program history Thursday, taking the Marion Regional with 59.50 points.

The Hornets scored in the 4-by-400-meter relay in sixth place to clinch the sixth regional team title in Angola athletic history.

Izaiah Steury won the 1,600 and the 3,200 to lead the Hornets. He also anchored the 4-by-400 relay.

Senior Tim Macomber is going to next Friday’s Indiana High School Athletic Association State Finals in the discus and the shot put after placing second in the discus and third in the shot put at the regional.

Senior Garrett Sauter was third in the 110 hurdles to qualify for state. He was also fifth in the 300 hurdles.

Sophomore Alex Meyer also scored in two events for Angola, tying for fifth in the high jump and placing seventh in the long jump.

Sam Yarnell was fifth in the 3,200 and Brandon Villafuerte was sixth in the shot put to help Angola win a regional championship.