The Monroe City Track and Field team traveled to Hillsboro on May 12 and returned with several athletes qualifying for the state meet. The boys team finished second during the sectional meet and the girls team finished fourth overall.
In order for the Monroe City athletes to qualify for the state meet, they must finish in the top four of their event. The boys qualified in eight events while the girls qualified for seven events.
Monroe City will travel to Jefferson City for the State Track Meet on May 18-19.
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