7th Mules @ Dist Track Meet (4-7-2016)
The seven grade Mules earned the bronze team medal at the District Track Meet with 90 points. The meet was run on the Mules home track. Shallowater won the meet with 199 points and Littlefield placed second with 142 points. Friona placed fourth with 85 points, Tulia finished fifth with 53 points and Dimmitt was sixth with 49 points.
Jose Martinez won the Mules first individual gold medal with a height of eight feet even in the pole vault. Brandon Ramirez earned the silver medal in the triple jump with a hop, skip and jump of 31-07.00.
Jacob Toscano won the bronze medal in the shot put with a heave of 30-07.50. Riley Kettner had a bronze medal leap in the high jump of 4-06.00. Toscano placed fourth in the discus with a throw of 90-04.00. Martinez placed fifth in the long jump with a leap of 14-10.00.
The 4x100-meter relay team of Jacob Martinez, Ramirez, Victor Velasquez and Martinez ran a silver medal time of 51.41 seconds. Kettner won the gold medal in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 20.06.
Kurt Rodriguez placed fourth in the 100-meter dash with a time of 13.14. Martinez earned the gold medal in the 400-meter dash with a time of 59.24 and Eli Macias placed fifth with a time of 1:07.19.
Rodriguez placed fourth in the 200-meter dash with a time of 27.69. The 4x400-meter relay team of Ramirez, J. Rodriguez. Velasquez and Martinez ran a bronze medal time of 4:16.28.
The Mules will now work on their agility and strength for the 2016-2017 school year.