The Smethport High School Track team of 1955 sustained the tradition of great Hubber teams of the past. A fine all-around team led by Blaine O'Connor, Bob Lathrop, Jim Smith, Larry Moran, Glenn Cunningham, Fred Larson and Rodney Hauck gave the Hubbers a record-breaking fifth consecutive District 9 Class B Championship.

Bob Lathrop and Blaine O'Connor placed in the P.I.A.A. State Meet at Penn State University. Lathrop placed 3rd in the Pole Vault and 4th in the Javelin, while O'Connor came home 3rd in the 440 Yard Dash and 6th in both the 100 Yard Dash and the 220 Yard Dash.

During the season, record-breaking performances were turned in by the following boys:

Larry Moran Shot Put 45' 2"
Bob Lathrop Pole Vault 11' 6"
Bob Lathrop Javelin 169' 6"
Blaine O'Connor 100 Yard Dash 10.2
Blaine O'Connor 220 Yard Dash 22.0
Blaine O'Connor 440 Yard Dash 52.1

Championships were won by:

Blaine O'Connor 100 Yard Dash
Blaine O'Connor 220 Yard Dash
Blaine O'Connor 440 Yard Dash
Bob Lathrop Pole Vault
Bob Lathrop Javelin
Jim Smith 180 Yard Hurdles
Rodney Hauck Broad Jump

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