Ladies Capture Regional Track and Field Title


Meagan McCoy

Kaitlyn George displays the Crowley Ladies' Region 2 track title. George helped the Ladies win the championship by running on the victorious 4x100 and 4x400-meter relay teams.

From staff reports

ABBEVILLE – The Crowley Ladies saved its best performances for last to come from behind and capture the Class 3A Region 2 Track and Field Title here Wednesday.

Anijah Williams ran a personal best time of 58.04 to win the 400 and teammate Jaelyn Johnson ran a third-place time of 1:01.14 to give the Ladies 16 points and their first lead of the meet.  The Ladies then pulled away to capture their second-straight regional title with 80 points.

Williams and Johnson also teamed with Tamyeia Guillory and Kaitlyn George to win the 4×400-meter relay.

Williams, Johnson, Guillory, and George also won the 4×100-meter relay with a time 1:45.45, and Williams added a third-place time of 27.09 in the 200-meter dash.

Ajah Kneeland won the 100-meter hurdles (15.83) and placed second in the triple jump (34-10 ½).

Taylor Walker also finished second in the high jump with a mark of 4-10.

On the boys’ side, Crowley High scored 37 points for seventh.

Crowley’s Obadiah Butler won the 200-meter dash with a time of 22.15 and he teamed with Jeremy Johnson, Tyler Carrier, and Marquis Garrett to place in the 4×400 in a time of 3:33.94.