East Texas athletes take the podium at UIL Track and Field Championships

East Texas athletes take the podium at UIL Track and Field Championships
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AUSTIN, TX (KTRE) - Athletes from across the Pineywoods were able to bring home medals in the 2018 UIL Track and Field State Championships.

Here are the results for the Friday events where Deep East Texas athletes brought home medals.

Event 306: 3A Boys 800 meter run – Justin Garcia, 3rd place, Garrison HS

Event 308: 3A Boys 110 meter hurdles – Tony Land, 1st place, Woodville HS

Event 316: 3A Boys 300 meter hurdles – Tony Land, 1st place, Woodville HS

Event 318: 3A Boys 200 meter dash – Joseph Porter, 1st place, Crockett HS

Event 424: 4A Boys discuss throw – Jermaine Lewis, 2nd place, Rusk HS

Event 331: 3A Girls shot put – Jordyn Beaty, 3rd place, Woodville HS

Event 225: 2A Girls high jump, Tina Douglass, 1st place, Pineywoods Community Academy

Event 226: 2A Boys high jump, Zach Hamilton, 3rd place, Pineywoods Academy

Event 128: 1A boys long jump, Davaun Perkins, 2nd place, Leggett HS

The Championships wrap up on Saturday from Austin. A full list of events can be found on the UIL website.