Mayor George Evans and Recreation Department Director Elton Reece are pleased to announce that the Alabama State High School Athletic Association (AHSAA) 1A, 2A, 3A track and field championships will be held at the Ralph “Shug” Jordan Memorial Stadium, 108 West Dallas Avenue, Selma, Alabama for the second year in a row. The public is invited to attend,
Through the efforts of Mayor Evans, Coach Reece and others, the AHSAA track and field championships returned to Selma in 2012 after a more than 20-year absence. In 2012, 150 schools, 500 coaches and 1,700 athletes participated. According to Coach Reece, more than 2,000 tickets were sold on opening day.