St. Mary’s Track Finishes Season at 1A State Meet

The senior trio representing St. Mary’s Catholic School finished their high school careers at the LHSAA 1A State Track & Field Meet at Bernie Moore Track Complex at LSU.

The three seniors that qualified for the state meet are Maggie Gilmore, Jensen Parker & Maggie Wheat.

Gilmore finished as state runner-up in the high jump and third place in the triple jump. Gilmore will finish her career with three state medals (2-Silver, 1 Bronze) and fourteen state meet (indoor & outdoor) qualifications in her high school. She will continue jumping as a member of the Louisiana Tech Track & Field team next fall.

Jensen Parker finished her 800M career with a fourth place finish in the state meet. She qualified for five state meets (indoor & outdoor) in her career.

Maggie Wheat finished in fourth place in the 3200M in her first appearance at a state meet. Maggie is a senior at the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts while participating with the St. Mary’s track and field team.

With their finishes, St. Mary’s was able to finish in tenth place as a team with only three athletes.

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