The Orange Leader
The West Orange-Stark 800-meter relay team came home with the silver medal Saturday by placing second at the State Track & Field Championships at the University of Texas.
The quartet of Deionte Thompson, Thomarcus Fontenot, Chris James and Johnnie Shaw ran a time of 1:27.57 to finish second behind Kennedale, which ran a swift 1:27.33.
Mustang Will Johnson took fifth in the 300-meter hurdles, running a 39.92. Gilmer’s Nick Smith won with a 38.34.
Lady Mustang LaShya Cole took seventh in the triple jump, going 36-7 1/4. Columbus’ Axel Feleicenne won with a stunning leap of 40-11 1/4.