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Champs Again: Millington Middle relay team makes it two State titles in back-to-back years

By Thomas Sellers Jr.
SC 1 White SC 2 Haliburton SC 3 Williamson SC 4 Jordan SC State champs #1The TMSAA Championship Track Meet was held on May 20 with the Millington Middle School Stallions sending 11 State qualifiers and two alternates.
The student/athletes made the trip to Austin Peay State University in Clarksville under the guidance of coaches T. Taylor, Dennis Alexander, Linda Miller and Jennifer Gallo.
The Stallions had a solid showing against the other student/athletes from across the state of Tennessee including the State champion 4x400m relay girls team.
Out of Millington’s 11 athletes, nine Stallions earned All-State honors. The quartet of Matrice White, Macaiah Haliburton, Aliyah Williamson and Alexis Jordan captured the 2017 crown in the 4x400m relay.
Others to obtain All-State honors were Millington boys’ 4x400m relay team of Perry Harrold, Jaidon Morrell, Colby Goode and Adrian Dowell finishing sixth. Other All-State student/athletes from the Stallion program were Colby Goode (fifth place High Jump); John Dumas (fourth place Shot Put); Perry Harrold, Cortez Lewis, Colby Good, Adrian Dowell (fourth place 4x200m relay team); Cortez Lewis (third place 100m); Adrian Dowell (second place 800m); and Aliyah Williamson (third place 800m and second place 1600m).
“Great performances by the student/athletes representing Millington Middle School and the Millington Municipal School District,” Coach Taylor concluded.

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