LHS qualifies 10 for regional
Ten competitors from Lindale High School are headed to the Class 5A Region II track meet, scheduled for Friday and Saturday, April 29-30 at Maverick Stadium on the campus of the University of Texas at Arlington, after earning medals at the area meet this past week in Whitehouse.
In field events for the girls, Chassity Sims won first in the long jump at the area meet, while Kim Aubuchon took first place in the pole vault.
Sims was third in the triple jump, followed by teammate Ryleigh Rand who also will compete at the regional meet.
Rhyan Rand earned a fourth place finish in the long jump, while Keely Tiiman will be entered in the regional pole vault by finishing fourth at area.
Landen Smith-Weerts was third in the 800 meter run while Tyra Rodden was third in the 300 meter hurdles.
For the boys in field events, Andrew Spellman will go to Arlington after finishing fourth in the pole vault and Jake Williams will be at regionals after taking third in the high jump.
Andrew Cox finished fourth in the 1,600 meter run to also qualify for regionals.