Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

High-Point Honors to Runners From Grants.(Final)

Byline: Will Webber Journal Staff Writer


BLOOMFIELD -- As a distance runner, Erin Lewis knows how hard it is to find herself in the thick of things where the high-point athlete of a track meet is concerned.

That's why when the Grants senior was called down to the winner's podium to accept the trophy for high-point female at the Class 3A track-and-field championships, she was as pleasantly surprised as anyone Saturday.

"Distance runners rarely, if ever, win high-point," Lewis said. "As a senior, I really didn't expect this at all."

Grants sprinter Joseph Castillo was the high-point boys athlete.

Held at the Curtis J. …

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