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Final high school throws

With the state Capitol in the background, Keegan Coble gets ready to throw the shot put. She’ll be back at state Friday for the discus and shot put events. She finished second last year as a junior in the discus. Rival Zoe Burleson of Rocksprings is the main competitor for Coble.

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King of the ring time for Coble

Keegan Coble’s goal of draping a gold medal around her neck is just a few hours away.

The senior from Jonesboro has put in a lot of work to have that chance this week when she steps into the ring at state for the Class 1A discus throw. She has the fi fth best qualifying throw among all classifications at the state meet.

The Angelo State signee will be renewing a rivalry with Zoe Burleson of Rocksprings when the two return to Austin for another battle.

They will both be making their third trip to state. Burleson has won it two years in a row. Coble closed the gap last year, taking second overall.

The Class 1A discus is at 8 a.m. and the shot put is at 1:30 p.m.



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