JV Mule Track @ Littlefield (3-6-15)
The JV Mules ran third with 68 points in the Littlefield Wildcat Relays Friday. Idalou and Lubbock Cooper finished ahead of the Mules. Shallowater, Post and Littlefield trailed the Mules.
Cesar Olvera got the Mules started with a gold medal toss in the shot put of 39 feet 9.5 inches. He placed fifth in the discus throw with a distance of 106-3. Issac Mendoza, Tim Perez and Mickey Lozano placed third, fourth and fifth in the high jump with the height of 5-4. Placing was determined by misses.
Bryce Mauricio earned the bronze medal in the long jump with a leap of 17-4.25 and Lozano was fourth with a leap of 16-10.5. Jacob Kettner won the gold medal in the 3200-meter run with a time of 16 minutes 35.24 seconds.
The Mule 4x100-meter relay team of Mauricio, Joe Waggner, Lozano and T. Perez placed fourth with a time of 47.67. The 4x200-meter relay team of Lozano, Mauricio, Mario Flores and T. Perez placed fourth with a time of 1:43.62.
Kettner finished fifth in the 1600-meter run with a time of 5:33.26. The 4x400-meter relay team of Waggner, Javy Perez, Lozano and Mendoza finished fifth with a time of 4:01.
The Mules will run Thursday in the Shallowater Mustang Relays.