Water Valley earned two first-place finishes in the Division 2-3A meet held at Tishomingo County.
Justin McCammon and Jarad Williams led the Blue Devils in field events as they won the shot put and long jump respectively. E.J. Bounds was second in the triple jump, Rotez Rockette was fourth in the high jump, while O’Kedrick Campbell was fourth in the discus.
In running events, K.J. Lee won the 110 hurdles, while Jonathan Kirkwood was first in the 300 hurdles. Demarrius Coleman was third in the 300 hurdles. The 4×100 and 4×400 meter relay teams both finished third, while the 4×200 team was fourth.
Making up the 4×100 team were C.J. Jackson, Williams, Cortaveus Hawkins and James Washington. Rockette, Brandon Smith, Daniel Fleming and Mark Gooch composed the 4×400 team. Making up the 4×200 team were Bounds, Kirkwood, Hawkins and Washington.
Water Valley returns to action April 28 at Oxford in the Region 1-3A meet. (April 18, 2012, Page 9)