Black and Gold Gets a Little Extra Gold

Houston, Texas: Fletcher Sherrard, Galena Park High School Yellow Jacket and outstanding athlete, brought gold home from the state track meet held at the University of Texas in Austin May 14-16. Sherrard competed in the triple jump in the state meet Thursday night, and with a jump of 49í .25” Sherrard won first place. This is the second time in two years GPHS has brought home a gold medal - the only two in the school's long history. Last year Anthoula Kelly brought a gold medal home to Galena Park in the long jump. Sherrard is undecided on which university to attend; however, his athletic abilities in basketball and track have several programs courting him..


Fletcher Sherrard

Pictured: Fletcher Sherrard




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