Jay High, Central High, and Rocky Bayou Christian School began their 2014 track season with their first competitive district meet held at Jay High on Feb. 20.


The Royal’s Girl’s and Boy’s both finished the season debut as the first place overall teams. The Lady Royals finished with 80 points for a first place finish. Central girl’s finished 2nd with 60 points followed by Rocky Bayou with a team total of 23 points.


For the Boy’s the Royals finished with an impressive 84 point first place team finish. Rocky Bayou ended the meet in 2nd place team finish with 32 points followed by the Central Jaguars with a team score of 19.


In the boy’s events the Royal’s Micah Kemp swept each of his entered events, with a 5:04 mile run and an 800m run of 2:16 for another first place finish.


Jay’s Boy’s Relay teams also shined for the first meet of the season running away with first place finishes in the 4x800m, 4x100, and the 4x400m relays.


Central’s Makayla Simmons swept the girl’s shot-put throw with a throw of 27’6” and also threw an 83’8” first place discus throw. Jaguar Brittney Amey captured two heavily fought for first place finishes as well in the 100 Meter Dash with a 13.35 finish and also in the 300 Intermediate Hurdles with a 52.51 win. Amey's finish was over 2 seconds faster than the second place finisher.


The Royal’s Carissa Mulford also succeeded in capturing two first place finishes. She won the girl’s long jump with a jump of 30’3” and also was the lone brave heart to step up for the 100/110 hurdles finishing with a 18.12 time.


First place finishers for the girl’s events:


 4x800 Relay Jay 11:00

100/110 Hurdles Jay Mulford 18.12

100-meter Dash Central Amey 13.35

1600m Jay Thornton 5:49

4x100 Relay Central 56.9

400m Dash Central Clark 1.08

300m Intermediate Hurtles Central Amey 52.51

800m Run Jay Thornton 2.41

200m Dash Jay Cross 30.91

3200m Run Central Gilland

4x400m Relay Jay 4:45

Discus Central Simmons 83’8

Shot-put Central Simmons 27’6”

High Jump Jay Copeland 4’2”

Long Jump Jay Mulford 30’3”

Triple Jump Jay Smith 14’7”


First place finishers for the boy’s events:


4x800 Relay Jay 9:53

100/110 Hurdles Jay Bridges 17.04

100-meter Dash Rocky Bayou 11.96

1600m Jay Kemp 5:04

4x100 Relay Jay 46.76

400m Dash Jay Cross 56.15

300m Intermediate Hurtles Jay 45.16

800m Run Jay Kemp 2:16

200m Dash Central Burk 25.78

3200m Run Jay Wolfe 11:36

4x400m Relay Jay 3:59

Discus Jay Harrington 119’1”

Shot-put Jay Harrington 39’11”

High Jump Rocky Bayou Preston 5’4”

Long Jump Jay V. Mishoe 18’4”

Triple Jump Rocky Bayou S. Glenn 37’6”