Jeff Harrell, a 1960 graduate of Brownwood High School, is the 2009 Texas Masters discus champion, and is ranked No. 2 in the United States. Harrell won meets at San Antonio, Austin, Leander and Dallas, and this year, at age 67, he had a throw of 159 feet 3 inches, which is the second longest throw in the nation. In October, he will compete at the Texas state senior games championships in Houston.

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