After placing fifth at the state meet in the long jump last season, Bellefontaine senior Dezmin Lyburtus will get another chance to reach the Division I podium in Columbus.
Bellefontaine’s Dezmin Lyburtus, thhird from left, finished fourth in the Division I long jump competition in the regional meet Wedneday at Wayne High School. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
Lyburtus placed fourth in the long jump during Wednesday’s regional meet at Wayne High School with a leap of 22-9, a season best.
“I feel like it’s a great accomplishment for me to be able to go back-to-back years in the long jump,” said Lyburtus.
“Dez rose to the occasion to perform at a high level when little or no margin of error existed,” said BHS head coach Ben Davis.
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