Trojan hopes state meet is memorable


Andrew Laker | The Republic Evan Tandy of Center Grove, right, clears the final obstacle in the 110 meter high hurdles preliminaries Saturday, June 2, 2012, at the 2012 Boys Track and Field State Finals held at Robert C. Haugh Track and Field Complex in Bloomington, Ind.

Evan Tandy is walking, talking proof that turning negatives into positives is every bit about attitude.

The Center Grove senior has had two examples, painful as they were both physically and emotionally, to learn from.

One dates back four years, the other two weeks.

Two bad concussions forced Tandy to give up sports he truly loved — football and wrestling — following his eighth-grade school year, leaving track as

his lone athletics focus once in high school.


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