Austin Timmons Named Athlete of the Week
The Tyler Star News Athlete of the Week for June 2, 2021 is Tyler Consolidated’s Austin Timmons. He has been a member of the Silver Knights track team since his freshman year and qualified for state as a member of the Knights shuttle hurdle relay team, finishing third in 2019.
This year he has gained first place finishes at both WTTL meets in the 300 meter hurdles, first places at the Carehaven Invitational at St. Marys, and the Rush Invitational at Clay Battelle where he also ran against some AAA schools. He has also placed fourth or better in every meet at the 400 meter run.
Timmons is an outstanding athlete with a lot of potential. He continues to improve and get better. With the regional and state track meet coming up look for him to give the extra effort needed to reach his goals.