Led by a first-place finish by Justin McCammon in the shot put, the Water Valley Blue Devils finished in a tie for 18th place during Friday’s MHSAA Class 3A state track meet held at Pearl High School.
McCammon garnered 10 of the Blue Devils’ 11 points with a throw of 46 feet, 11.25 inches, a distance that was 10 inches longer than second-place finisher Jamal Danley of Byhalia.
E.J. Bounds also competed for the Blue Devils in the state meet and he finished eighth in the triple jump with a 40-1. (May 14, 2012, Page 3B)