The rain, somehow dissipated, but the clouds remained to provide a cooling blanket.

The buses from Wewahitchka Elementary School pulled into the parking lot of Shark Field right on time.

The t-shirts, in a variety of colors and sporting a design created by a Port St. Joe Elementary third-grader, were donned.

The burlap sacks, buckets of soap, sprinter lanes and tug-of-war rope were primed and ready.

The kids, well, it was best to stay out of the way as they answered first call by flowing out of the stands.

There were games to be played.

As the school year comes to a close the elementary schools joined together last year for Field Day 2018.

The ultimate winners? Need you really wonder? --- Tim Croft