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March 24, 2013

Ram track repeats at Racer Relays

Mt. Vernon's boys track team won for the second season at Murray State University's Racer Relays.

The Rams scored 182 points. Marshall County was second with 143.

Mt. Vernon recorded nine first-place finishes. They were: the 3,200 meter relay team of Ethan Badger, Jake Wilson, Brykell Patton and Xavies Mooney in a time of 2:08.8; Daniel Flood in the 1,600 meters with a time of 4:46.09; the 400 meter relay team of Drew Hester, Demontez Miller-Grey, Crayton Turner and Robert Grider in a time of 45.61 seconds; Steve Boss in the 400 meters with a time of 54.53 seconds; Brykell Patton in the 300 intermediate hurdles in a time of 42.2 seconds; Jordan Wilemon in the 800 meters in a time of 2:08.59; Grider in the 200 meters in a time of 23.01 seconds; Jake Wilson in the 2,000 meter Steeple Chase with a time of 7:17; the 1,600 meter relay team of Miller-Grey, Turner, Badger and Boss in a time of 3:38.67.

Second-place finishers were: the 800 meter relay team of Turner, Miller-Grey, Devarr Davis and Boss in a time of 1:35.9; Wilemon in the 1,600 meters in a time of 4:47.46; Dylan Reeves in the 400 meters in a time of 57.35 seconds and Badger in the 800 meters with a time of 2:09.81.

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