Polk County High School students finish in top spots at Coon Dog Day 5K

Published 8:00 am Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Polk County High School rising senior Caleb Potter (left) held off his teammate, Evan Dadson, to win the Coon Dog Day 5K, which took place July 7 in Saluda. Potter completed the course in 17:42, just five seconds ahead of Dadson, a rising junior who plans to attend the North Carolina School of Science and Math this fall. Raleigh’s Gavin Spell placed third in 18:02, with Hilton Head’s Elle Ellender finishing as the top female in fourth at 18:27. (Submitted by Polk Sports)