May 3, 2007

Harris still solid

Gilmer athlete Lamar Harris was running in a track meet in early March when his stomach just didn't feel right. He still ran 200 meters in a little over 22 seconds which would have been an impressive time for just about anyone.

In fact, it would have placed him in the top three of the event at the Class 3A Region II track meet this past weekend.

However, for Harris it was the signal that it was time for him to do something about a hernia that had troubled him for most of his life but had never been serious enough to warrant something being done.

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