Rayne High track teams attend Eunice High Relays
By Lisa Soileaux
EUNICE - The boys’ and girls’ track teams traveled to Eunice High School on Friday, March 15, for the 2013 Bobcat Relays.
The Lady Wolves recorded 71 points for a fourth place finish tie, while the Wolves finished with 33 points.
The Wolves were led by Jalen Williams who finished second in both the 100-meter (11.0) and 200-meter (22.22) dashes.
Williams was also a member of the 800-meter relay team who finished in fifth place (1:37.09). He was joined by JaQuan Cormier, Donovan Cormier and Robert Butler.
JaQuan Cormier nabbed a third place in the 400-meter dash (56.69) and Tyrin Gordan placed fourth in the 800-meter run (2:17.47).
In the high jump, Peyton Larry cleared six feet for a fifth place finish.
The Lady Wolves were led by Tanner Wilson who took top honors in both the 400-meter dash (1:03.65) and 300-meter hurdles (48.63).
Wilson also took a second place in the triple jump at 33-4 and a fourth in the long jump (15-0).
In the field, Taylor Arceneaux finished second in the discus with a 92-9 throw and Imari Jackson cleared 6-6 in the pole vault for a third place finish.
Abby Duhon tossed a 87-7 throw in the javelin for a fifth place finish, while N. Meche placed sixth in the triple jump (20-10).
On the track, A. Arceneaux finished with a fourth place finish in the 800-meter run (2:53.69), and H. Benoit placed fourth in the 400-meter dash (1:08.59).
Both squads are slated to travel to Iota High School for a meet today (Thursday) prior to the Easter break.