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GIA 1954 Class AA Boys Track Champions

State was held April 24 at Fort Valley State.

Results from April 30, 1954 Alabama Tribune.

Team results

1st - Washington, 48 points
2nd - Howard, 35
3rd - Turner, 20
4th - Lucy Laney, 16
5th - Carver (Atlanta), 8
6th - Woodville, 7
7th - Beach, 6

Notes

Event results

100-yard dash: 1st - James Foster (Howard), 2nd - Willie Finley (Washington), 3rd - Bobby Pennamon (Howard), 4th - Randolph England (Beach). Time: 10.0 seconds.

180-meter low hurdles: 1st - James Foster (Howard), 2nd - Henry Phinezy (Lucy Laney), 3rd - William Sanders (Howard), 4th - James Love (Washington). Time: 21.0 seconds.

220-yard dash: 1st - Willie Finley (Washington). Time: 22.8 seconds.

440-yard run: 1st - Elmer Reams (Carver, Atlanta), 2nd - Theodore Ector (Turner), 3rd - Charlie Herberts (Washington), 4th - Roland James (Woodville). Time: 52.5 seconds.

800-yard run: 1st - Charlie Sutton (Turner), 2nd - Benjamin Hill (Carver, Atlanta); 3rd - Robert Ward (Howard), 4th - Herbert Childs (Woodville). Time: 2:08.

880-yard relay: 1st - Washington, 2nd - Lucy Laney, 3rd - Woodville, 4th - Beach. Time: 1:32.8.

Mile run: 1st - Charlie Sutton (Turner), 2nd - Linton Reese (Turner), 3rd - Rubin Thurman (Howard), 4th - Herber Childs (Woodville). Time: 4:50.3.

Broad jump: 1st - Marion Griffin (Lucy Laney), 2nd - Eddie Johnson (Washington), 3rd - William Sanders (Howard), 4th - Charles Green (Washington). Distance: 21'1.75".

Discus: 1st - William Dawson (Howard), 2nd - Roosevelt Davis (?), 3rd - Bobby Thrasher (Washington), 4th - Marion Griffin (Lucy Laney). Distance: 117'4".

High jump: 1st - Charlie Green (Washington), 2nd - Marvin Griffin (Lucy Laney), 3rd - Roland James (Woodville), 4th - Freddie Jones (Turner). Height: 5'10".

Javelin throw: 1st - Hosea King (Washington). Distance: 159'5.5".

Pole vault: 1st - Eddie Johnson (Washington), 2nd - Charlie Green (Washington). Height: 9'10".

Shot put: 1st - Charles Durden (Howard), 2nd - W. Denham (Turner), 3rd - William Samson (Howard), 4th - Roosevelt Davis (Beach). Distance: 42'6.5".