Thurgood Marshall Middle School Mustangs Olivia Teates, Gracie Haas and Chloe Adams finished first, second and third at the Chelsea King Invitational Mile. (courtesy photo)
Mustang runners sweep mile run
Three sixth graders who attend Thurgood Marshall Middle School swept first, second and third places at the 10th annual Chelsea King Invitational Mile held May 30 at Point Loma Nazarene University.
Olivia Teates, Gracie Haas and Chloe Adams finished with respective times of 6:02, 6:17 and 6:20. Andrew Beceiro, also a sixth grader at Marshall, placed third for the boys with a time of 5:54.
The students were invited to participate based on qualifying mile times. They were coached at the event by Marshall PE teachers David Gray and Carrie Carambas.
—courtesy of Dawn Gencarelli