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Big Weekend For Area Throwers

Two local throwers competed in the Eastern Relays this weekend, held at the Univ. of Louisville. Athletes from Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, Indiana and Illinois competed.

Trevor Detillion, a junior at Unioto, placed first in the discus with a throw of 184’4", and fifth in the shot, with a throw of 53’8". Walt Petzel, of Zane Trace, was second in the discus with 170’11", and seventh in the shot, with a throw of 52’5".

Detillion has the number one discus throw in the state, and is ranked 20th in the nation. Petzel has the 6th best throw in the state. Both are ranked in the top 35 in the state in the shot put.



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