Use Twitter to stay connected during Spring Fling, Spring game

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By Chris Cannon

Twitter: @ChrisCannon89


Campbell County sophomore Michaela Smith and Cumberland Gap junior Rusty Provins will both be participating in the 2013 BlueCross Spring Fling in Murfreesboro, Tn.
Follow the LaFollette Press on Twitter @TheLPressSports for full coverage.
Tweets will be sent for every throw, including the athletes that Smith and Provins are competing against.
Followers can keep up-to-the-minute stats from the 2013 events.
The LaFollette Press will also be attending Thursday’s Orange and Blue game, which is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Campbell County High School.
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BlueCross Spring Fling
Smith, who is making her first trip to the state track competition, will be competing against 15 other girls in the discus throw.
She is currently ranked eighth, according to throws during the sectional meets, as she threw a personal record, 108 feet, 5 inches.
Smith is one of only five sophomores competing in the Class AAA discus throw.
Provins is no stranger to the state championship.
The junior from Cumberland Gap will be participating in both the discus and the shot put.
This season is Provins’ third trip to the shot put ring at the Spring Fling, as he won the state championship last season with a throw of 55-3.5.
Last year was his first trip in the discus, as he took home both crowns, tossing a 154-1.
He comes into the 2013 BlueCross Spring Fling as a lead runner, tossing the highest in both shot and disc during the Sectionals.