Prior to the LHSAA Division I 4x200 final on Sunday in Baton Rouge, Zachary High School was the team to beat with a US No. 12 time.
But maybe that was the exact motivation St. Augustine needed.
The boys program from New Orleans was trailing the entire way until one final surge by the team's anchor netted a miraculous finish.
Here's about all you need to know from the final few seconds: The commentator's transcript read like this:
ZACHARY, ST. AUGUSTINE, WOAH ...LOOK AT ST. AUGUSTINE COME!
Check out the full race below.
You can watch all race videos on the LHSAA Indoor States meet page and find results here.
With the finish, St. Augustine moved to US No. 6 with a time of 1:30.01. Zachary is US No. 7 with an identical time.
|DIVISION 1 BOYS 4X200 METER RELAY FINALS|