JHS track teams run in Bowie
BOWIE – Jacksboro’s track teams competed in the Jackrabbit Relays last Thursday.
On the girls' side, Baylee Thompson had a personal best in the shot put, winning with a 39’8 1/2” with teammate Leah Plaster second with a 36’3 1/2”. Thompson also won the discus with a 121’2” just six inches shy of her personal best at the PK Relays the previous Saturday. Plaster finished 6th in the event.
Both the 800-meter and 1,600-meter relay teams picked up points and continue to improve.
On the boys' side, Javier Palomar led the Tigers with wins in both the 1,600-meter run in 5:04.77 and 3,200-meter run in 11:48.09. The 1,600-meter relay quartet finished second in 3:44.14 as did David Massengale in the 400-meters in 52.59 seconds.
Freshman Randall Hamilton was fourth in the 400-meters in 55.99. Jose Palomar was fourth in the 3,200-meters in 12:25.24 and fifth in the 1,600-meters in 5:22.71.
Also finishing fifth was Hunter Hackley in the 100-meters in 11.23 and Santiago Salazar in the triple jump with a 39’1”.