Cougars run away from competition, win Rebel-Cat Invitational
Published 10:12 am Friday, March 4, 2022
Escambia Academy’s boys track and field team finished first in the Rebel-Cat Invitational at the University of Montevallo on Feb. 28.
The Cougars racked up 218 points in the win. Lee-Scott Academy finished second with 107 points. Banks Academy finished third with 99 points.
In the girls division, EA finished fourth with 61.50 points.
Those who finished in the top three of each event included:
- 3200-meter run – Tiffany Gookin, third place
- 100-meter hurdles – Tava Johnson, first place
- 300-meter hurdles – Tava Johnson, third place
- Discus – KayLeigh Jay, first place
- Shot put – KayLeigh Jay, first place
- 100-meter dash – Devin Kelly, scond place
- 200-meter dash – Devin Kelly, second place; and Bubba Nettles, third place
- 400-meter dash – Bubba Nettles, second place
- 800-meter run – Tyler Ragan, first place; and Carson Wilson, second place
- 1600-meter run – Danny Doerr, third place
- 110-meter hurdles – Landon Sims, first place; Devin Kelly, second place; and Maliki Haynes, third place
- 300-meter hurdles – Maliki Haynes, second place; and Landon Sims, third place
- 4×100-meter relay – EA, first place
- 4×200-meter relay – EA, second place
- 4×400-meter relay – EA, first place
- 4×800-meter relay – EA, first place
- High Jump – Brian Brown, third place
- Long Jump – Bubba Nettles, first place; and Landon Sims, third place
- Triple Jump – Landon Sims, first place; and Bubba Nettles, second place
- Discus – Hunter Smith, first place; and Kanye Hooks, third place
- Shot Put – Hunter Smith, second place
EA will hold its first home track meet on Wed., March 9 in Canoe.