Athletes of meet named for Texas A&M High School Classic

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COLLEGE STATION, Texas (KBTX) – Attendance for the ninth annual Texas A&M High School Classic held at Gilliam Indoor this weekend.

Friday - 3,602 | Saturday - 5,503

Texas A&M High School Classic

Athletes of the Meet

Girl’s Field Event

Annika Williams (College Station, Texas) High Jump 5-9 ¼ (Meet record)

- Bettered previous meet record of 5-8 set in 2016 and equaled in 2017

- Cleared a previous meet record height of 5-8 ½, then attempted 5-10 after making 5-9 ¼

- Also won long jump competition with mark of 18-11 ¼

- Ran anchor leg of Northwest Flyers Track Club 4x400 relay, splitting 58.71 as team placed third in section (4:00.63) and seventh overall

Boy’s Field Event

Mayson Conner (York, Nebraska) High Jump 7-0 ¼ (Meet record)

- First 7-foot performer at Texas A&M High School Classic

- Bettered previous meet record of 6-7 ½ set in 2016

- Cleared five heights over previous meet record (6-8, 6-8 ¾, 6-9 ¾, 7-0 ¼)

Boy’s Track

Brian Herron (Lakeside, Atlanta, Georgia) 200 meters 21.06 (Meet record)

- During prelims bettered previous meet record of 21.14 set in 2012

- Also split 45.60 as anchor leg in 4x400 relay, but team was disqualified for zone infraction on first exchange

Girl’s Track

Bailey Lear (Frisco Heritage, Texas) 400 meters 54.89 (Meet record)

- Bettered previous meet record of 55.01 set by Lear in 2016

- Split 55.56 on anchor leg of 4x400, as team D2R won in 3:49.72