Track team hosts Terry Alley Invitational in sunshine and snow

SUN photo/Randi Pierce Pirate senior Gage Smith launches the shot during last Saturday’s Terry Alley Invitational at Pagosa Springs High School. Smith took seventh in the shot put with a throw of 37 feet, 8 inches.

SUN photo/Randi Pierce
Pirate senior Gage Smith launches the shot during last Saturday’s Terry Alley Invitational at Pagosa Springs High School. Smith took seventh in the shot put with a throw of 37 feet, 8 inches.

By Leah Ballard
Staff Writer

The Pagosa Springs High School Pirate track team hosted the Terry Alley Invitational on Saturday, and sunshine gave way to snow while the athletes competed.

One spectator commented as athletes wiggled to keep warm before the girls took their mark for the 4×800-meter relay, “They’ll warm up quick.”

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This story was posted on May 12, 2016.