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Monroe girls thrice as nice!

For the second time in school history the Monroe Lady Tornadoes track team has delivered a 3-peat at the state meet. Monroe came into the final day behind St.Puix but ultimately ended up with 82 overall points and the win.

On the final day the Lady Tornadoes won the 4X100 relay with a time of 47.83 seconds.  Monroe's Maikea Davis also turned heads winning the 400 meter race with a time of 55.71, it was her first individual state title in the 400.

Davis said "I was going to dig till I got first. I know I had to do it, It was hard but it was all worth it. We did awesome, I'm so proud of my team I'm really happy for those girls"

Here are the state champs and runner ups in each class


1. Athens Christian-84

2. Darlington-45


1. Decatur-45

2. Therrell-41


1. Monroe-82

2. St. Pius X-53


1. Southwest DeKalb-68

2. Dutchtown-32


1. M.L King-66

2. Westlake-50.33

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