By Will Johnson
Messenger Reporter

CENTERVILLE – The District 20-2A Track and Field Meet was held last week, with the field events and 3200m run held on Monday, April 10. Preliminaries in several of the running events were also held on Monday with the finals for those events held on Thursday, April 13.

The six schools competing at the district meet were: Centerville; Dallardsville Big Sandy; Grapeland; Groveton; Latexo; and Lovelady. The top four finishers in each event qualified for the Area Track and Field Meet scheduled to be held in Fairfield next week.

The scoring was based on a point system where 10 points were awarded for first place, eight for second, six for third, four for fourth, two for fifth and one for sixth. In the relay events, the points were doubled.

The field event results were published in the April 13 edition of The Messenger while the track results and overall team results are listed below.

GIRLS:

The team standings saw the Centerville Lady Tigers capture the gold medal with 223 points. The Groveton Lady Indians took second with 169 points and the Lovelady Lady Lions finished third with 82 points. The Grapeland Sandiettes finished in fourth with 80 points, the Latexo Lady Tigers were fifth with 16 points and the Dallardsville Big Sandy Lady Wildcats were sixth with 12 points.

100m: 1) Raylynn Brewer – Centerville – 12.98; 2) Rollo – Lovelady; 3) Granderson – Grapeland; 4) McKnight – Grapeland; 5) Horace – Groveton; 6) Arnold – Groveton; 7) West – Centerville.

200m: 1) Aeriannia Granderson – Grapeland – 28.25; 2) Caveness – Groveton; 3) McKnight – Grapeland; 4) Horace – Groveton; 5) Arnold – Groveton; 6) Goolsby – Centerville; 7) Sullivan – Centerville.

400m: 1) Michaela Kmiec – Centerville – 1:02.31; Rollo – Lovelady; 3) Turner – Groveton; 4) Hill; 5) Caveness – Groveton; 6) Craus – Groveton; 7) James – Lovelady.

800m: 1) Michaela Kmiec – Centerville – 2:33.28; 2) Miranda – Centerville; 3) James – Lovelady; 4) Drinkard – Groveton; 5) Taylor – Groveton; 6) Wilson – Lovelady.

1600m: 1) Sarah Rivenbark – Centerville – 5:40.76; 2) Bergman – Groveton; 3) Kelsey – Latexo; 4) Miranda – Centerville; 5) Overland – Big Sandy; 6) Hernandez – Groveton.

110m Hurdles: 1) Whitmire – Centerville – 17.73; 2) Owens – Centerville; 3) Rumley – Groveton; 4) Thorpe – Grapeland; 5) Coad – Latexo; 6) Goolsby – Centerville.

300m Hurdles: 1) Whitmire – Centerville – 52.4; 2) Rumley – Groveton; 3) Owens – Centerville; 4) Pate – Centerville; 5) Coad – Latexo; 6) Thorpe – Grapeland.

4 X 100m Relay: 1) Centerville – 52.47; 2) Groveton; 3) Grapeland; 4) Lovelady.

4 x 200m Relay: 1) Centerville – 1:51.95; 2) Groveton; 3) Lovelady.

4 X 400m Relay: 1) Centerville – 4:17.29; 2) Groveton; 3) Lovelady.

BOYS:

The team standings saw the Centerville Tigers capture the gold medal with 235.5 points. The Groveton Indians took second with 150 points and the Lovelady Lions finished third with 116.5 points. The Latexo Tigers finished in fourth with 58 points, the Grapeland Sandies were fifth with 44 points and the Dallardsville Big Sandy Wildcats were sixth with 1 point.

100m: 1) Glenn Thornton – Groveton – 11.14; 2) Madison – Centerville; 3) Villareal – Centerville;  4) Fulgham; 5) Chavez – Groveton; 6) Wager – Centerville.

200m: 1) Kaylon Horace – Groveton – 23.13; 2) Pate – Centerville; 3) Lewis – Groveton; 4) Lowery – Lovelady; 5) Johnson – Groveton; 6) Platt – Lovelady.

400m: 1) Abraham Sanchez – Centerville – 52.92; 2) Willis – Centerville; 3) Coleman, RJ – Lovelady; 4) Pate – Centerville; 5) Steubing – Groveton; 6) Coleman, CH – Lovelady.

800m: 1) Ethan Williams – Centerville – 2:14.17; 2) McKinnon – Latexo; 3) Boss – Centerville; 4) Sanchez – Centerville; 5) LeBlanc – Lovelady; 6) Wiley – Grapeland.

1600m: 1) Tristan Curless – Latexo – 5:04; 2) McKinnon – Latexo; 3) Catoe – Latexo; 4) Willis – Centerville; 5) Rivenbark – Centerville; 6) Zarate – Centerville.

110m Hurdles: 1) Dawson Chumley – Groveton – 15.25; 2) Free – Centerville; 3) Stubblefield – Lovelady; 4) Zarate – Centerville; 5) Bachynsky – Lovelady; 6) Sanchez – Centerville.

300m Hurdles: 1) Hunter Free – Centerville – 41.08; 2) Chumley – Groveton; 3) Sanchez – Centerville; 4) Stubblefield – Lovelady; 5) Zarate – Centerville; 6) Bachynsky – Lovelady.

4 X 100m Relay: 1) Groveton – 43.44; 2) Grapeland; 4) Lovelady

4 x 200m Relay: 1) Groveton – 1:31.89; 2) Centerville; 3) Lovelady; 4) Grapeland.

4 X 400m Relay: 1) Centerville – 3:29.86; 2) Groveton; 3) Lovelady; 4) Latexo; 5) Grapeland.

Will Johnson may be contacted by e-mail at wjohnson@messenger-news.com.