Progress staff reports
Jacksonville Daily Progress
Francisco Parra of New Summerfield High School concluded his junior campaign Saturday morning when he finished in ninth place at the UIL Class 1-A-1 State Meet, which took place on the campus of the University of Texas Austin.
Parra, who won first place at the regional level to each a spot in the state meet, ran a 10:38.91.
Micah Davidson of Valley View crossed the line first, finishing in a blazing 9:57.65.
Ozona's Omero Rodriquez was second (10:00.99) and John Price out of Lindsay came in third, running a 10:05.00.
Parra was the first male athlete from New Summerfield to qualify for state in a running event.