They saved their best for when it counted the most. Three JHHS thinclads finished in the top three of five events at the Class AA Region One track and field meet held in Mansfield on Thursday, each recording new season best times and distances.
As result, Ciara Gray, Savantez Phillips and Zion Gray have qualified to participate in the LHSAA Class AA state meet that will be held on May 5th at the Bernie Moore Track Complex on the campus of LSU in Baton Rouge.
Ciara Gray qualified by coming in second in the triple jump and third in the 300 meter hurdles while Phillips came in second and third in the 110 and 300 meter hurdles respectively. Zion Gray earned the trip to Baton Rouge by finishing third in the triple jump.
JHHS 2023 Class AA State Track and Field Meet Qualifiers
Ciara Gray – Triple Jump, 300 Meter Hurdles
Savantez Phillips – 110 & 300 Meter Hurdles
Zion Gray – Triple Jump
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