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Madison Southern field athletes turned in outstanding performances on Saturday at the West Jessamine All-Comers Meet in Nicholasvile.

The Eagles won all six jumping events and had a total of 13 first-place finishes.

Southern (154) beat out West Jessamine (141) for the boys title. West Jessamine (234) rolled to the girls team title, finishing with more than twice as many points as Southern (112).

Southern's Kaylynn Wright won three individual competitions - 100 meter dash (13.26), long jump (14-4) and the triple jump (29-2.5).

Steven Perkins set new personal-bests in the long jump (17-2) and triple jump (37-3) and took first place in both event. He also finished third in the 100-meter dash.

Brayden Carson won the 200-meter dash (24.01) and took first place in the high jump (6-0). He was also fifth in the discus and sixth in the shot put.

Kayleigh Moberly won the high jump (4-6) and finished fourth in the 100-meter dash.

Southern took the title in two boys relays - 4x200 and 4x400.

Derek Linville won the pole vault competition (9-0) and was 15th in the 200-meter dash.

Ahmad Lahamer took the title in the 3,200 meters in a time of 13:31.82. He was also fifth in the 1,600 meters and 12th in the 400 meters.

Matthew Marcum won the 110-meter hurdles (18.53).

Nadia Meeks was second in the 100 meter hurdles (19.48) and Sam Grinstead was second in the discus (110-1).

Other schools competing in the event included Woodford County, Trinity Christian and Lexington Christian.

Southern is set to return to action Tuesday at the Madison Central Relays in Richmond.

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