ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) – For more than 25 years, the Rapides Fitness Meet has given elementary school students an opportunity to call themselves Louisiana’s Mr. or Ms. Fitness.
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23 different Rapides Parish Schools joined at Alexandria Senior High School for the eighth time. The students went head to head in a friendly competition in hopes of having the top score. Each team rotated between seven stations doing things like sit ups, pull ups, running, and more.
At the end of the fitness meet, the top three schools were recognized, as well as the top six scoring students. The students selected will represent Rapides Parish in the state fitness meet.
Top three schools:
1. Nachman Elementary: 2456 points
2.Hayden R Lawrence: 2270 points
3. Prompt Succor: 2068 points
Top three girls:
1st-Aubree Davis Ball Elem.
2nd-Madeline Davis Nachman Elem.
3rd-Amari Dupar Cherokee Elem.
Top three boys:
1st-Jacob Dean Nachman Elem.
2nd-Jaxon Ross Nachman Elem.
3rd-Bryce Warthen Hayden R. Lawrence
The state meet will be held on April 27th, from 10:00 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Alexandria Senior Highschool.