The Wildcats’ track team sent nine athletes and the Lady Cats’ track team 13 athletes to the Area Track Meet Thursday at Longview Pine Tree.
The meet got started at 10 a.m. with the running of the 3200-meter race. Participating in that race for the Wildcats are Landon Thornton and Christian Palomino. Lady Cat Sydney Washburn is also running in the 3200-meter race.
Field events got underway at 10:30 a.m. Thursday. Wildcats in field events include shot putter Ryan Hammons, high jumpers Jeremiah Roland and Landry Tyson, triple jumper Damiyon Dugan, pole vaulter Eli Sellers and long jumpers Tyson and Dugan. In field events for the Lady Cats are, in discus, Danielle Godbolt, Sable Erdmier and Abbi Beggs, high jumper Brooklyn Burnside, long jumpers Abbi Baier and Breasia Ivery, and pole vaulter Claire Bybee.
Running events will get underway 30 minutes after the conclusion of the field events. In running events for the Wildcats are, in the 800-meter run, Nabian Ramirez and Sellers, Tyson in the 110-meter hurdles, Ricardo Torres in the 400-meter run, Tyson in the 300-meter hurdles, Thornton in the 1600-meter run and the 4×400-meter relay team of Torres, Sellers, Tyson and Ramirez. In running events for the Lady Cats, the 4 x100-meter relay team of Sadavia Porter, Ivery, Kiyonna Redmon and Baier, Baier in the 100-meter and 300-meter hurdles, Porter in the 100-meter and 200-meter dashes, Washburn in the 1600-meter run and the 4×400-meter relay team of Dalanee Myles, Burnside, Kaylee Malone and Aliyah Abron.
Top performers in each event qualify for the Regional Meet in Arlington on April 26-27.