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Boys' Track & Field Take State Title
May 6th, 2013

The St. Pius X boys' track and field team captured the 2013 AAA State Championship with 85 points on Saturday in Jefferson. Fred Dorsey (triple jump), Daniel Haugh (shot put & discus) and Austin Sprague (1600m & 3200m) all took individual titles.

Calvin Tirrell finished second and fourth for 800m and 1600m, respectively. Andrew Anastasiades took third in the 3200m. Other point earners for the Golden Lions were Kyle Johnson (shot put), Joe Beach (110 & 300m hurdles) and Dorsey (long jump. The 4 x 400 relay team of Cooper Metzler, Beach, Dorsey and Tirrell also placed fourth.

The state title is the first since 2006 and second in school history.

The Golden Lions have now collected four state titles in the 2012-13 school year: Boys' and girls' cross country, boys' track and field and girls' basketball.

Congratulations to the team.

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