Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

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May 10, 2013

GC Track and Field: Bruce fourth, Steels fifth on Day 1 in Austin

Corsicana — Frost’s Maliko Bruce paced the Golden Circle early contingent in Austin Friday with a fourth-place finish in the discus at the UIL State Track Meet Friday.

Bruce’s toss in the boys 1A-DII discus was 143-4. Hershel Bruce of Rocksprings won with a toss of 162-0.

Frost freshman Jasmyn Steels was fifth in both the girls 1A-DII long jump (16-7), and triple jump (34-9).

Kerens’s Breanna Wells was eighth in 1A-DI high jump, clearing 4-11.

In the boys high jump, Corsicana’s Dzifa Mallet (4A) and Frost’s Danial Steels (1A-DII) did not clear the opening heights.

Several other events were underway at presstime.

Saturday’s competitors

  There will be two Golden Circle track events Saturday in Austin at the UIL State Track Meet, both in Class 1A-Division I.

  At 1:25 p.m., the Kerens 800-meter relay team is scheduled to compete.

  And at 2:05, Dawson’s Courteny Warren is scheduled to compete in the 300-meter hurdles.

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