Comets track participates in quadrangular meet

Greenville traveled to Gillespie Tuesday afternoon for their final tuneup before participating in the East Alton (Wood River) boys Class 2A sectional on May 18.

Staunton won the quad with 76 points while Gillespie was next with 66. Greenville took third with 64 followed by Piasa (Southwestern).

The Comets claimed four victories.

Michael Wilson added to his personal record total by establishing a new one in the 800 meters. The sophomore ran a time of 2 minutes 8.44 seconds to outdistance teammate Aidan Williams for the crown. Williams came in at 2:15.04. Tyler Battaglia ran a time of 2:27.94 to take fifth. For more information see the May 12, 2023 edition of The Greenville Advocate.