Sulphur Bluff Bear senior long distance runner Everett Wilder won silver in both the 1,600-meter and 3,200-meter runs at the Region III-1A track meet held in Palestine Friday and Saturday. Official times have not been released. As a state track veteran Wilder continues to improve on his personal records in his running. He will compete at Austin on June 5 in the 1,600-meter and June 6 in the 3,200-meter. As a graduate of Sulphur Bluff and the class of 2009 saluatorian, Wilder will be given the opportunity to participate in a graduation ceremony at Mike A. Myers stadium during the state meet as a consolation for the UIL confict and to honor the accomplishments of the athletes.
Photo courtesy of Katie Eberhart