Ryan Gordon earned a silver medal at the UIL 5A State Track and Field Championship held at Mike A. Myers Stadium on Friday, May 10th. Gordon came into the meet with the 4th fastest 200m qualifying time and came away with a 2nd place finish. His time of 21.14 broke his previous school record time of 21.26 set at the UIL Region II-5A meet. Gordon also competed in the 4x200m Relay with teammates Beau Iovinelli, Jake Chamberlin, and Hunter Smith. The 4x200m Relay Team finished 5th overall with this season’s second-best time of 1:26.80. Will Muirhead and James Rainey competed in the morning events for the Leopards. Muirhead finished 7th in the 3200m with a time of 9:21.78, breaking his own school record by over 4 seconds and Rainey completed his season with an 8th place finish in the Shot Put with a throw of 52’3.5.”
Alaina Pierce competed for the girls’ team. She finished 7th in the High Jump, clearing 5’2.”
The team scored 12 total points, finishing 13th overall in the team standings.