Relay Team: Bob Curley, Arthur Carder, David Petty, Max Moyer.
season started last year there were four returning lettermen, they were
Art Carder, Jim Harris, Max Moyer and Keith McDonald.
The first meet was a
triangular between Excelsior Springs, Richmond and Liberty, L.H.S. came
in third in this meet.
A second triangular was
held in Lexington and Liberty came in third again. The North Kansas City
Hornets entertained the Jays for their third meet winning by a very
Art Carder broke the
L.H.S. high hurdles record in the time of :16. 1 and he won fourth place
in the State Class B low hurdles. The mile relay team ran the distance
in 3:38. 9 which is just short of breaking the record set by Cole, Bell,
Triplett and Bates.
Those earning their letters this year were: Max Moyer, Keith McDonald, Jim Harris, Charles Rutherford, Larry Elliott, Larry Eiker and Dave Petty. There was just one senior who earned a letter, Bob Curley. Next year we will have nine lettermen back for 1956 track season.