BNL’s Thompson advances to state finals in 300 hurdles

BNL’s Zane Thompson finished season in the regional and advanced to the state finals in the 300 low hurdles.

BLOOMINGTON – Bedford North Lawrence’s Zane Thompson qualified for the IHSAA state finals with a second-place finish in the 300 hurdles during the regional at Bloomington North on Thursday.

The top three in each event advanced to the state championship at Ben Davis on June 4.

Thompson crossed the line in 40.77 seconds. North Putnam’s Gabe Garcia won the race in 40.44.

BNL finished 17th in the team standings with 12 points. Bloomington North dominated the team competition with 116 points.

Other competitors for the Stars included Noah Carter (fifth in the 110 high hurdles in 15.60), the 1600 relay team of Carter, Isaac Williams, Will Decker and Thompson (9th in 3:38.75) and the 3200 relay of Williams, Cole Baker, Brayden Lanham and Ryan Wright (14th in 9:02.31).