LFHS Track and Field District Results Yield Area Qualifiers, Meet Record for Ladies

The Los Fresnos High School Track and Field Team is running away with various awards following the 32-6A District track meet.

The competition was held in Weslaco between April 11-13, 2022. The Boys and Girls Track and Field Team finished fourth as a team and had various individual athletes that qualified for the upcoming Area meet.

District Championships included Ayelen Torvik on the Ladies team, who finished first in the 800m dash. The Ladies 4x200 Relay team of Kathleene Salazar, Adriana Garza, Eliana Vasquez, Penny Alanis broke a 39-year-old 32-6A District Meet record with their time of 1:45.22.

Boys Pole Vaulter Thomas Sandoval also took home a District title with a 12’6” jump.

Area Competition information:

Bob Lackey Stadium, Weslaco

9:30 a.m.: 3200m Run

10:00 a.m.: Field Events

6 p.m.: Running Events

*All events are Finals

 

The following are the individual qualifiers in their respective events:

GIRLS TRACK AND FIELD

District Championships:

800m: Ayelen Torvik - 1st - 2:23.85

4x200 Relay: Kathleene Salazar, Adriana Garza, Eliana Vasquez, Penny Alanis - 1st - 1:45.22 DR

*The 4x200 relay team broke the 39-year-old 32-6A District Meet record.

Area Qualifiers:

100m : Kathleene Salazar - 3rd - 12.67s

400m : Ayelen Torvik - 2nd - 1:01.15 PR

100m High Hurdles: Jennamarie Rios - 3rd - 17.12s

Shot Put: Karina Alvarez - 4th - 35’5”

High Jump: Penny Alanis - 2nd - 5’2”

Long Jump: Julissa Larraga - 3rd - 16’1 ½”

Long Jump: Julissa Larraga - 2nd - 33’8 ½”

4x400 Relay: Ayelen Torvik, Brynn Ybarra, Penny Alanis, Adriana Garza - 4th - 4:18

 

BOYS TRACK AND FIELD

District Championship:

Pole Vault: Thomas Sandoval - 1st - 12’6”

Area Qualifiers:

Shot Put: Gerardo Garcia - 4th - 51-05.00

High Jump: Kaies Affognon - 3rd - 6’0”

         Alex Moreno - 4th - 5’10”

110m Hurdles: Arturo Alaniz - 4th - 16.50s

300m Hurdles: Arturo Alaniz - 2nd - 41.01s

Andres Ramirez - 3rd - 43.12s

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