Armando Fierro placed first and Ione Rodriguez placed 10th, advancing both runners to regionals.
The junior varsity Tarpon football team defeated the La Feria Lions, 19-12 last Thursday night. It was a close game for much of the first half until Tarpon linebacker Issac Martinez returned a 60-yard interception for a touchdown, giving the Tarpons a 13-6 lead at intermission. The Tarpons put the game away in the third quarter when running back Cesar Herbert broke a 42 yard run for the touchdown.
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