* The best throwers in the state and the nation, for that matter, were on hand, but it was Whitesboro's Hayden Baillio who emerged as the champion in the discus (185-10) and shot put (62-4) in the 5A division. Colleyville Covenant's Alex Adams, the nation's leading discus thrower at 209-8, placed ninth in the discus at 137-9. Red Oak's Corwyn Pace was third at 185-10.
*In 4A, Forney swept the top three spots in the shot put
thanks to Landon Hartwick (51-2 1/2), Alex Dennis (50-8) and Zach Toops (49-6
* Flower Mound's Jack Spinks, a Rice recruit, won the 5A high
jump at 6-8.
*Mansfield Timberview's Jim Stitt won the 5A 3,200 (9:35.82).
* Lake Highlands senior Clifton Leake won the 5A 300 hurdles
* Chance Casey from Crosby, near
* DeSoto's Isah Muhammed, Christian Rolls, D'Odrick Sykes, and
Marcus Stafford won the 5A 4x400 in 3:20.14.
* The top four competitors in the 5A 800 races were separated
by a mere 16-hundreths of a second. Grapevine's Anthony Groom won in 1:58.22,