I.A. Lewis girls place as runner-up
The I.A. Lewis of Ruston girls finished with an award as the state runner-up for grades 5-6 at the recent state cross country championship meet that was held on at the University of Louisiana-Monroie Brown Stadium. Jermyia Walker finished No. 7 in the individual competition. Team members included (seated, from left) Tahjarell Angelette, Rosary Rubio, Joanna Ham, Victoria Breeding, Haley Ray, Laisha Mendez, and Abbey Matejowsky (second row, from left), Coach Beth Toney, Jada Weatherspoon, Jermyia Walker, Abigail Ambrose, Kierra Kitchens, Lakestani Nicholas, Justice Cage and Coach Jay Seal.