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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

Congratulations to JMS Track Athletes!

May 9, 2011

The following student athletes were medal winners at the Franklin Track Invite on Saturday at Southeast High School.

8th Grade Girls:
Charlicia W., Lakeia C., Courtney D., & Cwana H. received a 3rd place medal in the 4X100 meter dash.

Courtney D. also won a 3rd place medal in the 800 meter race. 

8th Grade Boys:
Dante W., Denzel D., Nick R., & Markey C. received a 2nd place medal in the 4X100.

7th Grade Girls:
Jasmine “Jasmo” W. received a 3rd place medal in the shot put.

Tori C. won two 2nd place medals — one in the long jump & one in the 100 meter race.

7th Grade Boys:
The 7th grade boys had two athletes who won 3 separate medals!

Eddie G. took 3rd in the 110 meter hurdles, took 2nd in the shot put, & ran in the 1st place 4X100 meter relay team.

Devonte R. took 3rd in the 100 meter race, 2nd in the 800 meter race, & was on the 1st place 4X100 meter relay team.
Also on the 4X100 meter relay team that took the gold was Brayden A. and Shawn H.

Shawn H. took his 2nd medal on the 3rd place 4X400 meter relay team. Other members of that relay team were Jace F., Alex N. & Zach W.

The 7th grade boys’ team placed the highest they have ever finished at the Franklin Invite. There were 10 teams entered in the meet, and the JMS 7th grade boys placed 2nd out of the 10.

If you see any of these student track athletes today, please congratulate them!