The JH Track Teams competed in the Lynx JH Relays in Spearman on Thursday night.
The 7th Grade Boys finished fourth overall as a team behind Stratford, West Texas, & Highland Park. Anthony Cruz placed 1st in the triple jump and 200 meter dash and placed 2nd in the long jump. Trenton Finley placed 2nd in the pole vault. Justin Moreno place 6th in the 800 meter run. Marshall Thornton placed 6th in the 400 meter dash. The 400 meter relay and 800 meter relay both placed 5th, and the 1600 meter relay finished 2nd.
The 8th Grade Boys again won the meet in dominating fashion. They scored points in every event and had 256 total points. Spearman was second with 86 points. Jacob Collier set a new JH school record in the 400 meter dash by running a 53.70. The old record was a 54.2 that was set in 1970 by Juan Renteria .
Events results are as follows:
Triple Jump – Carson Williams 2nd
Long Jump – Jacob Collier 1st, Dax Haight 4th
Pole Vault – Carson Williams 2nd, Mason McLain 3rd, LC Perez 4th
Shot Put – Simon Cuellar 5th
Discus – Jacob Collier 4th
High Jump – Carson Williams 1st, Mason McLain 2nd, Dax Haight 3rd
2400 – Marco Ayala 2nd, Simon Cuellar 3rd
400 Relay – 2nd
800 – Valentin Trejo 1st, Brett Wills 2nd, Marco Ayala 3rd
110 Hurdles – Carson Williams 2nd, David Lopez 5th
100 – Jacob Collier 1st, Gabriel Mundo 4th
800 Relay – 2nd
400 – Jacob Collier 1st, Mason McLain 2nd, LC Perez 3rd
300 Hurdles – David Lopez 3rd, Dax Haight 4th
200 – Blake Wills 3rd, Gabriel Mundo 4th, LC Perez 5th
1200 – Valentin Trejo 1st, Brett Wills 2nd
1600 Relay – 1st (3:49.4)
The JH track teams wrap up their season next Friday, the 8th, here in Gruver. We will be hosting the JH West Zone Meet that day, and the field events will start at 3:30.