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PHOTOS: Richmond at Pinecrest Polar Bear meet

Sophomore Keonta Pegues lands on his third attempt in the long jump on Saturday. (Kyle Pillar, sports editor)

SOUTHERN PINES — The Richmond Senior High School indoor track and field teams returned to competition on Saturday.

Hosted by Pinecrest High School, the Pinecrest Polar Bear meet featured a dozen teams from around the region.

The Lady Raiders took fifth overall with 48 points and the Raiders were 11th with 13 points.

Leading Richmond were Keonta Pegues (10 points) and Ka’mora Watkins (19 points).

Pegues finished second in the 55-meter dash and Watkins qualified for states with a second-place mark in the high jump.

To read about the Raiders’ performance on Saturday, click here.

A full recap of the Lady Raiders’ outcome from Saturday can be read here.


The Raiders and Lady Raiders will return to competition on Fri., Dec. 29, at Pinecrest High School.

Below are photos of Saturday’s meet taken by sports editor Kyle Pillar.

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Kyle Pillar is a 22-time North Carolina Press Association award-winning sports editor with The Richmond Observer. Follow the sports department on X @ROSports_ for the best in-depth coverage of Richmond County sports.