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April 3, 2014

TRACK: Garroutte takes 1st in high jump at Zebra Meet

CLAREMORE — Claremore senior Hunter Garroutte isn’t afraid of heights.

The sky is literally the limit for the Zebra high jumper.

Last Friday, Garroutte garnered top honors in the field event — high jump — with a leap of 6-foot, 2 inches during the Zebra Invitational.

Garroutte’s top finish helped Claremore place third overall with 114 points.

Owasso won the boys’ meet with 133 points, followed by second-place Booker T. Washington with 115 points.

Claremore placed second in the 3,200-meter relay with a time of 8:44.92.

In the 110-meter hurdles, Bryan Gibbs took first place in Heat 1 with a time of 16.0 seconds. Matt Outlaw also was fifth in Heat 1 with a time of 18.02 seconds.

Truman Burrage placed fifth in Heat 2 in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 22.01 seconds.

In Heat 3, Blake Novar was third with a time of 20.95.

Claremore’s 800-meter relay B Team placed fourth with a time of 1:37.72; followed by the Claremore 800-meter relay A Team in fifth with a time of 1:38.52.

In the 800-meter run, Oologah’s Billy Odell placed first with a time of 2:02.10, while teammate Rush O’Connor was seventh with a 2:13.32.

Claremore’s Tyler Jackson took top honors in the 100-meter dash with a time of 10.91 seconds.

In Heat 2, Claremore’s Daniel Viruet placed fifth with a time of 12.42. Oologah’s Bryson Long also was seventh with a 12.87.

In Heat 3, Sequoyah’s Daniel Devore was second with a 12.97, followed by teammate Austin Smith in third with a 13.15.

Claremore’s Drake Carter was fourth with a 13.40, and Claremore’s Marquice Bell was fifth with a 13.47.

In the 400-meter dash, Claremore’s Jackson placed first with an impressive time of 48.70 seconds.

Gibbs continued his stellar outing with a second-place finish in the 300-meter hurdles at 42.42.

Claremore’s Hunter Thrasher also was fifth with a time of 48.64.

In the 200-meter dash, Claremore’s Jackson stole the spotlight with a first-place finish on a time of 22.78 seconds.

Oologah’s Tristan Owens took home first place in the 1,600-meter run with a time of 4:40.18.

Claremore’s B Team placed first in the 1,600-meter relay with a time of 3:29.93.

Claremore’s Outlaw also placed fourth in the pole vault with a jump of 13 feet, while Dakota Davis was sixth with a leap of 11 feet, 6 inches.

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