Royal Palm Beach High School Competes at Invitational Track Meet


J.B. Guirand

On February 16, 2019, Royal Palm Beach High School hosted their annual Invitational Track Meet. The track meet included many high schools such as; Pahokee,  Barbara Goleman, Palm Beach Central, Glades Central, Cardinal Newman, Boca Raton, Wellington, Vero Beach, Atlantic (Delray), Palm Beach Gardens, Seminole Ridge, Olympic Heights,  Santaluces,Suncoast, Atlantic Christian Academy, Trinity Christian Academy (Lake Worth), Pompano Beach, and Dwyer.

During the track meet, each member of the Wildcat track team that competed tried their best. The highest ranking Wildcat on the men’s team was athlete Dishon Francis, who placed 2nd in the Triple Jump. The highest ranking Wildcat on the women’s team was athlete Jayla Phillips, who placed 12th in the 300-meter Hurdles.

“I had fun and tried my best just wish I placed higher, but my time is decreasing at least, ” said Royal Palm Beach High School Sophomore, Essyriah Johnson