Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

May 10, 2014

New Summerfield's Parra wraps up campaign at state meet

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.