Oran's track and field teams competed Monday in the Johnny Merrick Invitational hosted by Kelly High School.
The girl's squad placed 12th with 18 points and the boys were tied for 13th with 12 points. There were 17 teams involved.
The only Eagle to medal was Savannah Below, who finished third in the High Jump.
Lady Eagles that finished in the top eight were:
3rd High Jump 4'4"
6th 100M Hurdles 20:81
7th Long Jump 13'0
6th 800M 2:59.85
Morgan Kern, Heather Gosche, Jacey Brant & Cassie Cochran
8th 4x200M 2:15.69
On the boys' side:
4th Long Jump 18'6"
5th 200M 24:49
6th 100M 12:18
Robert Yates competed in the Shot Put and the Discus but did not place.
Coach Ethan Evans told the blog, "I thought overall we had a good showing today. The conditions were very windy but we did a good job of battling through it, very proud of our effort."
The next meet is Thursday, April 20th at New Madrid County Central.