The Crusaders Track Club, whose head Coach is Bill Jones, had a great summer this year. This team consists of children ranging from ages of four to sixteen. The kids participated in various track meets throughout the summer, and had nine members that advanced to the TAAF Games of Texas State Track and Field Meet, that were held in College Station July 30-August 3, 2014.
Abbigail Miller, Aneise Pierce, Jessica Shilling, Faith Walton are the young ladies that advanced. Jeremy Burns, Tyrese Day, Timothy Demeritt Jr., Devonte’Jones, and Larry Smith are the young men that advanced.
Abbigail competed in the 800-meter run, and finished twenty-seventh overall out of 36 competitors, with a time of 2:49. Aneise ran both the 400, and 800-meter races. Her times were 1:21, and 3:04 respectively. She finished fourth overall in the 800. Jessica participated in the 300-meter hurdles. Faith ran the 3200-meter race, and finished fourteenth overall with a personal record of 13:02.