Teams from across the region compete in Nyssa’s Don Walker Invite

Adrian’s Logan Griffin takes to the air in the Triple Jump event at the Don Walker Invitational Friday in Nyssa. Twenty prep track teams participated in the invitational.

NYSSA – The Nyssa boys and girls track and field teams both finished second Friday at the Don Walker Invitational held at Nyssa High School.

Hundreds of athletes representing 20 schools from eastern Oregon and Idaho competed. 

Emmett’s track team placed first while Burns took third in the boys’ meet. In the girls’ competition, Burns finished at the top and Grant Union of John Day placed third.


The Bulldogs track and field team had 25 top-five finishes and both the boys and girls teams had winners.

On the boys side, Roberto Amezquita won the 100 (11.49) and the 200 (23 . . .