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Jonesboro’s Yahnari Lyons heads to the finish line in the Clayton County Track and Field Championships.

The Jonesboro girls placed second and the Mundy’s Mill boys finished third, highlighting Clayton County performers in the Region 3-AAAAA Track and Field Championships.

Jonesboro took runner-up honors in the girls meet with 108 points, trailing only Woodward Academy’s 234, and Mundy’s Mill was fourth.

Yahnari Lyons racked up the points for Jonesboro with first-place finishes in the 100 (11.65 seconds), 200 (24.34) and 100 hurdles (14.01). Teammates Ayana Pugh (shot put, 38 feet, 2 inches) and Queens Adams (high jump, 5-0) also won region titles. Pugh also was third in the discus.

Mundy’s Mill’s Haley Miller won the discus (104-6) and was second in the shot put.

Mundy’s Mill boys, which finished third at 85 points behind Woodward (206) and Creekside (151), had a trio of region champions led by Corey Barnes in the 200 (22.29). Barnes also was second in the 100 (10.84).

Teammates Shawn Jarrett (400, 50.55) and Demario Sewell (800, 2:07.63) also picked up event wins.

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