EUGENE — Roseburg junior Tyler Sconce won the 6A boys shot put title at the OSAA track and field championships Friday morning.
Sconce unloaded a personal record throw of 55 feet, 9 inches, to capture his first state crown in the event. He beat out Southwest Conference foes Tre Holmes of North Medford (second, 54-7 1/2) and Ryan Walk of Sheldon (third, 53-7 1/2).
Roseburg sophomore Carson Ellis finished 14th (44-3 3/4) in the shot.
Sconce placed third in the discus (163-7, PR) later Friday.
Riddle senior Moana Gianotti won her first state crown in the 2A girls shot, throwing a PR 39-5. Gianotti was third in the discus Thursday.
Douglas senior Darian Mitchell placed third in the 4A girls javelin with a throw of 124-5, a PR.
Sutherlin senior Tristan Needham fell short of placing in the 4A boys discus, throwing 127-4 for ninth. He later came back and placed seventh in the shot at 47-4 1/2.
The 6A and 4A meets will conclude on Saturday.
For more on the state meets, see Saturday's print edition of The News-Review.