On April 11 at the Butler Invitational, Hampton’s Caleb Smithco achieved the best triple jump in the WPIAL this season.
Smithco recorded a jump of 48-1, which was good for first place in the event, beating defending WPIAL triple jump champion Gary Jackson of Baldwin by more than two feet.
Jackson’s mark at the Butler Invite is the second best jump in WPIAL Class AAA this season.
Smithco’s jump also broke the Hampton school record. Additionally, he holds the Talbots record for the long jump at 21-9, which he set last season.
Smithco finished fourth at the Butler Invitational in the long jump.