Greenville High School has one athlete in the state Class 2A state track meet.
At the Springfield Sectional last week, Alexis Feaster, a sophomore, finished second in the long jump to qualify for state. First and second place finishers automatically advance.
Feaster’s best distance was 16 feet 9 inches. Also at the sectional, Feaster was seventh in the 100 and 400 meter dashes, Hannah Williams placed third in the 800 meter run, Emma Leonhard finished fourth in the two mile run and eighth in the mile run, and Madyson Jett tied for seventh in the discus.
Among others advancing to state from the Springfield Sectional were Kyra Huber of Hillsboro in the 100 meter dash and Grace Meyer from Highland in the two mile run.
The Class 2A state meet is Friday and Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.