8th Mules Track @ Olton (2-23-2017)
The eighth-grade Mules placed fourth I the Olton Junior High Winter Relays with a score of 69 points. Farwell won the meet with 108 points, Sundown was second with 97 points, and Olton placed third with 86 points. Friona finished fifth with 47 points, Bovina was sixth with 37 points, Springlake-Earth took seventh with five points, and Ralls failed to score.
Brandon Ramirez ran a silver medal time in the 2400-meter run of nine minutes and one second. He also placed fifth in the triple jump with a total distance of 34 feet and two inches. Riley Kettner took the bronze medal in the high jump with a leap of 5-08.
The Mules ran a silver medal time of 50.51 in the 4x100-meter relay. Benito Andrade placed fourth in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:43.99. Kettner ran away from the competition in the 110-meter hurdles for the gold medal with a time of 19.39.
Eli Macias ran a bronze medal time of 13.33 in the 100-meter dash. The Mule 4x200-meter relay team placed fourth with a time of 1:49.97. Joey Martinez won the silver medal in the 400-meter dash with a time of 59.18. Victor Velasquez finished sixth with a time of 1:04.19.