GIRLS Team Scores: 1. Hoke County (We need help with results!) (The NCHSAA does not have these.) (Send missing data) Girls 100 yard 1 Roundtree, Elm City 11.4 220 yards Place Name School Time 1 Kathy McMillian Hoke County 25.4 (Tied State Meet Record) 440 yards 1. Swindell, New Bern 59.3 (New State Meet Record) 880 yards 1. Kittrell, West Carteret 2:27.3 (New State Meet Record) Mile Place Name School Time 1 Kathy Taylor North Pitt 5:21.1 (New State Meet Record) 110-yard Hurdles 1. Williford, New Bern 15.5 (New State Meet Record - 1st year event held) 4x110 yard Relay 1. Jamestown Ragsdale 51.7 4x220 yard Relay 1. Hoke County 1:45.1 (New Meet Record) 4x440 yard Relay 1. Hoke County 4:11.8 (New Meet Record) Long Jump Place Name Team Mark 1 Kathy McMillian Hoke County 18-0 (New Meet Record) High Jump 1. Robbins, Southeast Guilford 5-2 (Tied State Meet Record) Shot Put Place Name School Time 1 Dixon Southern Guilford 38-4.5 Discus Place Name School Mark 1 Lynn Cruickshank Lejeune 117-5 Tarboro's boys, coached by Jim Brett won their second straight team crown as Carter Suggs won three events and anchored Tarboro to another in the Mile Relay. The East Carolina bound Suggs long jumped 23-1, won the 100 yard dash in 9.5, set a state record of 21.0 in the 220, and ran a 47.1 440 yard split to push Tarboro to a state record 3:18.5. The old record was 3:19.0 by Winston-Salem Atkins in 1971. Suggs' 21.0 took a tenth off the old state meet record he set in 1973. In the boys meet, records were set in six events and tied in one. Ashbrook's Henry Jones took over four seconds off the Mile record with a 4:09.8, shattering the record set the previous year by Tom Ward of Chapel Hill. David Ward (Olympic HS, Charlotte) vaulted 15-0 to break the pole vault record of 14-10 set the previous year by Broughton's David Robinson. Rufus Crawford (Hunter Huss HS, Gastonia) cleared 6-9 1/4 to better the high jump record. The old record was 6-8 1/4 by Myers Park's Chandler Muse in 1972. 1974 was the second year the triple jump was held. George Jackson (Wilmington Hoggard) jumped 47-11.5 to better the record set the previous year by Melvin Scott (Fayetteville 71st) of 46-1.75. Tony Bouler (West Mecklenburg) tied the meet record for the 180-yard Low Hurdles. His 19.2 matched the 1967 record set by Wayne Bowman (Charlotte Independence). 1974 was the third year that the girls state meet was held. Meet records were set in nine of the 13 events and tied in two others. New girls records were: 440y 59.3 - Swindell, NewBern 880y 2:27.3 - Kittrell, W. Carteret Mile 5:21.1 - Taylor, N. Pitt 110y Hurdles 15.5 - Williford, New Bern 880y Relay 1:45.1 - Hoke County Mile Relay 4:11.8 - Hoke County Long Jump 18-0 - Kathy McMillian, Hoke County Shot Put 38-4.5 - Dixon, So. Guilford Discus 117-5 - Lynn Cruickshank, Lejeune Sophomore Kathy McMillian (Hoke Co.) tied the 220 record (25.4) and Robbins of S.E. Guilford tied the high jump record (5-2).