Boys Varsity Track · Boys Take Title at Chieftain Invitational


  Place Points
Laurens District 55 High School 1st 89
McCormick High School 2nd 64
Calhoun Falls Charter School 3rd 61
Batesburg-Leesville High School 4th 32

The Raiders captured the title at the Chieftain Invitational held at McCormick High on April 3, 2021. The Raiders were able to succeed despite injuries hindering hampering the performances of some team members. On the day, Jayden McGowan and Luis Rios-Brena led the Raiders. Jayden would win the 100m and 200m races. Luis captured victories in the 800, 1600, and 3200 meter races. Stephen McBeth was 4th in the 100. Ernesto Ramirez placed 2nd in the 400m and Mark Hattaway was 4th. Luke Tatham was 5th in the 800m. Josue Garcia was 2nd in the 1600m and Andrew Jewell was 5th. Josue and Andrew were 2nd and 3rd, respectively in the 3200m race. The 4×100 and 4×800 relay teams placed 2nd. The 4×400 relay team finished 3rd.
The throwers had a really productive morning. TJ Garlington and David Anderson were the top 2 placers in the Shot Put and Discus. John Brown was 5th in the shot put and discus. In the Javelin, David was 3rd, John 4th, and Damien Patrick earned 5th place.