Several students from Debbie Ellis’s class at East Ascension High School took part in the 2016 Special Olympics Capital Area athletic meet April 21 at Baton Rouge’s Woodlawn High School.

Results included:

MICHAEL ALLEN: first place softball throw, first place standing long jump and second place 100-meter run

MICHAEL WILLIAMS: first place softball throw, first place standing long jump and third place 50-meter run

BRENNEN RAMAGE: first place shot put, fourth place standing long jump and first place 100-meter run

ISH’MAEL WILSON: fifth place softball throw, first place standing long jump and sixth place 50-meter run

DAISHA BOUTON: fourth place softball throw, first place standing long jump and sixth place 50-meter run

AUSTIN SIMON: third place softball throw, first place standing long jump and third place 50-meter run

BRIDGETTE WELLS: third place softball throw, first place standing long jump and second place 50-meter run

Team shirts were provided by Gordon McKernan and Associates.