7th grade Colt track team made great strides

Christopher Ortiz took 1st in the 1600M and 2400M Runs, and 4th in the 800M Run. Visit our online gallery for more photos!

Devine’s Middle School 7th grade Colt’s track team steadily improved from meet to meet throughout the season. They finished the season with a 125 point, 3rd place showing at the district track meet down in Carrizo Springs last Friday night. Finishing at the 7th Champion was host Carrizo Springs with 206 points followed by Pleasanton’s 144 points. Lytle (52), Pearsall (44), and Crystal City (37) finished in 4th through 6th places.
Individual Colt Results: 2400m-Christopher Ortiz-1st-9:14 4x100m Relay-Jadon West, Zachery Rico, Sage Cruz, Jacinto Solis-3rd-54.02 800m-Ortiz-4th-2:32 110m Hurdles-Brady Hackebeil-1st-21.34, Zachary Nowicki-3rd-21.99 4x200m Relay-Rico, West, Cruz, Solis-2nd-1:52 400m-Hackebeil-2nd-59.37 300m Hurdles-Nowicki-6th-55.34 200m-Cruz-4th-29.34 1600m-Ortiz-1st-5:43, Brian Schaefer-5th-6:01 4x400m Relay-West, Nowicki, Solis, Hackebeil-3rd-4:31 Long Jump-Solis-6th-15’8 ½” Triple Jump-Cruz-3rd-32’5”, West-5th-32’0” High Jump-Solis-1st-4’10”, Schaefer-6th-4’6” Discus-Gavin Boggs-3rd-85’1”, Joseph Blanquiz-4th-84’0 ½”.

Jerel Beaty
Staff Writer