North Shore boys and girls track team runs up the point total, clinch district championship

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On Thursday, April 10, 2014, the District 23-5A boys and girls track meet was held at the North Shore Senior High Ninth Grade Center track. Seven teams competed in the meet: Baytown Sterling; Beaumont West Brook; Channelview; Deer Park; La Porte; Port Arthur Memorial; and North Shore. The North Shore boys and girls track teams both won the district meet with astonishing point totals. This is the tenth year in a row for the boys’ team to win the district title.

Points are earned by placing in track and field events. In an individual event, point totals are as follows: 1st place – 10 points; 2nd place – 8 points; 3rd place – 6 points; 4th place 4 points; 5th place – 2 points; and 6th place – 1 point. In relay events, the point totals double. The boys’ team earned 248 points, 98 points more than the second place team. The girls’ team earned 221 points, defeating their closest opponent by 102 points! Multiple North Shore athletes finished in the top four in numerous events.

north shore track boys

The top four event qualifiers will compete in the area track meet, which will be held at Pearland High School on April 16. An astounding 19 boys and 16 girls will represent North Shore at the area meet, many in multiple events.

These athletes and their events are:


Aysha Anderson 300m hurdles, 100m hurdles, pole vault

Caylan Barnes – 4×100, 4×200

Teshaye Berry – 4×100, 200m dash, 4×200

Taylor Crouch – 4×400, 400m dash, high jump, triple jump

Zavier Fields – 4×400, 400m

Taelor Hanney – discus

Jukendrial Harvey – 100m

Desiree Horn – 4×100, 100m, 4×200, long jump

Deja Hughes – 4×400, 400m

Adriiana Jackson – 4×400, 800m dash

TyDesha Lewis – 4×100, 200m dash, 4×200, triple jump

Chardon Mucker – triple jump

Khala Scott – pole vault

Timara Simmons – 200m dash

Taryn Smith – 3200m run

Tarryn Surratt – 1600m run


Bryce Alley – 4×100, 4×400, 4×200

Rasheed Corner – 4×400, 4×200 Eduardo Garcia – 1600m run, 800m run

Carl Guillory – 300m hurdles, 100m hurdles

Arno Hamilton – 4×100, 100m hurdles, long jump

Dashon Hamilton – 300m hurdles, 100m hurdles

Jalen Hart – high jump, long jump

Tristan Houston – 4×100, 100m, 4×200

John Joseph – 300m hurdles, 4×400

Robert Lewis – 4×400, 400m

Geren Mills – high jump

Zafir Murphy – pole vault

Enrique Perez – 3200m run

Kerwin Roach – triple jump

Daniel Skelton – 1600m run, 800m run

Austin Smith – discus

Keenan Sneed – 4×100, 200m, 4×200

Daven Steen – pole vault

Dionte Williams – 800m, 400m