Thirteen Lady Cats Track Athletes Qualify for Area Meet and They Take Second at District
Lady Cats Track Coach Derek Tyson called the two-day District Track Meet exciting as the Lady Cats qualified thirteen athletes for Area, scored 151 points and finished second to Texas High. The 21 point margin was less than Coach Tyson had calculated. He said the girls did an awesome job competing. In the discus, the Lady Cats finished 1-2-3 with Danielle Godbolt first, Sable Erdmier second and Abbi Beggs third. All three qualified for the Area Meet April 17 at Pine Tree. Freshman Brooklyn Burnside took first place in the high jump to qualify. Two Lady Cats qualified in the long jump as Abbi Baier was second and Breasia Ivery was fourth. Aliyah Abron was fifth. Beggs was fifth in shot put and Tarayla Kelley was eighth. Claire Bybee tied the school record in the pole vault at 10-feet 6-inches as she placed second to qualify. Sydney Washburn was second in the 3200-meter run to qualify. The Lady Cats 4 x 100-meter relay team of Sadavia Porter, Ivery, Kiyonna Redman and Baier was first and they qualified for Area. Baier won the 100-meter hurdles to qualify and Faith Hatley was sixth. The Lady Cats went 1-2 in the 100-meter dash as Porter was first and Ivery second. Both qualified. Abron was fifth in the 400-meter dash. Baier won the 300-meter hurdles to qualify and Hatley was sixth. Porter won the 200-meter dash to qualify for Area. Washburn got third in the 1600-meter run to qualify. The Lady Cats 4 x 400-meter relay team of Dalanee Myles, Burnside, Kalee Malone and Abron placed fourth to qualify.