JV track teams both have strong showings at Fairfield
Both Mexia junior varsity boys and girls put in strong performances at the district track meet held in Fairfield last week. The JV Girls finished the meet with a fourth place finish as a team, while the boys finished in the same spot as well. In individual events, Katilyn Gipson placed third in the 100Meter Dash with a time of 13.99. Gipson came back with a second place finish in the 200Meter Dash with a time of 29.04. Teammate Brianna Forge finished seventh for the Lady Cats in the same event with a 33.19. Forge also ran the 400 Meter Dash, finishing in third place with a time of 1:15.11. In the 800 Meter Run, Mexia’s Marian Mora placed third in the event with a time of 2:49.04.