Acorn Lady Tiger, Tori Barrett, lead them to 4th place in team competition with a 1st place in Shot Put and 3rd in Discus at the Class 1A State Track and Field Meet, held at Harrison High School, May 2, 2106. Tori also represented Acorn at the Meet of Champions held at Russellville High School on May 14, 2016. Tori earned All State Honors with her victory. Morgan Fagan placed 2nd in the 800 meter run. In the 3200 meter relay, Acorn finished 2nd with Kendra Branson, Autumn Rice, Faith Hill, and Morgan Fagan. In the 1600 meter relay, Kendra Branson, Brittany Wilhite, Faith Hill, and Morgan Fagan placed 2nd, earning All State Honors in both relays. In the 3200 meter run, Morgan Fagan placed 4th and Kendra Branson 5th.
The Lady Tigers were also Conference Runner-Up.
The Acorn Jr. Tigers were Conference Champions with a dominating 184 points to Caddo Hills and Trinity Christian’s 134 and 131, respectively, and the Lady Tigers were Conference Runner-Up.
In Acorn Sr. Boys Track action, Acorn finished 3rd in the conference meet and 7th at the State Championships held May 2nd. Nathan Chaney, Ethan Bird, Aaron Bissell, and Tyler Bates placed 2nd in 400 meter relay earning All State Honors. Nathan Chaney was also 4th in 100 meters and 5th in 200 meters. Ethan Bird was 8th in 200.
Ashton Pardun was 6th in Shot Put. The 1600 meter relay team, Nathan Chaney, Ethan Bird, Logan Frost, and Tyler Bates were 4th.