Southern Door senior Cal McCarty was awarded the 2014 Luke Zimmerman Memorial Award for his outstanding performance at last night’s Luxemburg-Casco Track and Field Invite. McCarty tossed the shot put 47’6” and discus 146’9” and won each event.
McCarty said, “Luke Zimmerman died serving our country’s military overseas in 2006 and I feel totally honored to have (earned) an award named after a man who gave up everything for the price of freedom! God Bless America!”
In other Packerland Conference track and field news, the Kewaunee boys’ team won the Oconto Falls Invite Thursday. Their 124.5 points was a slim four points better that second place finishers Peshtigo. It is the first invite championship for the Kewaunee boys’ team since 1993. There were ten teams in total competing in the event.