Small-town Texas track star Bonnie Richardson repeats as team champion by herselfAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The best small high school track team in Texas is once again a freckle-faced girl named Bonnie Richardson.
Valedictorian of her 14-student senior class in the tiny farming town of Rochelle, Richardson won the Class A girls team state title by herself for the second consecutive year Saturday by single-handedly beating 56 other schools.
Her reward was a second state championship trophy she won't have to share with anyone — there are no other girls on the Rochelle High School track team.
"It's great. It's over. It's done," Richardson said. "It's nice that I can relax now."
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