Varnado’s Lewis, Washington come in 5th, 6th at state
Published 1:12 pm Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Varnado’s Zamoriyon Washington and Jamari Lewis were fifth and sixth at the Class 2A state meet that was held at Bernie Moore Track Stadium on the campus of LSU on May 6.
Washington ran the 100 and was fifth after running it in 11.20 seconds. Lafayette Christian Academy’s Devin Walton won in 10.75.
Lewis was in the javelin and came in sixth place after a throw of 147 feet, 8 inches. Bunkie’s Huxley Pias won at 159-3.
To reach state, athletes needed to come in the top four in their district meet, which put them in regionals and they had to be in the top three at regionals.
Washington won at both the district and regional levels.
Lewis came in third at district and then won in regionals.