The Lytle Lady Pirates earned a trip to Corpus Christi with their first place District 27-3A championship showing Monday in Poth. The Lady Pirates edged out second place Poth 35-44.
Lytle was led by 3rd place finisher Marissa Lopez who ran a 12:52 two-mile time. Teammate Eisabel Guerrero was only nine seconds behind Marissa, finishing third place with a time of 13:01. Natalie Williams was right behind Marissa to place fourth with a 13:02.
More to come in next week’s The Devine News.
1st Lytle 35, 2nd Poth 44, 3rd Karnes City 55, 4th Jourdanton 111, 5th Dilley 123, 6th Natalia 156
Individual top 10
1st Aaliyah Charo-Cotulla 12:08, 2nd Addison Ellis-Poth 12:40, 3rd Marissa Lopez-Lytle 12:52, 4th Eisabel Guerrero-Lytle 13:01, 5th Natalie Williams-Lytle 13:02, 6th Lauren Burson-Karnes City 13:08, 7th Reagan Johnson-Karnes City 13:14, 8th Alania Nethken-Poteet 13:23, 9th Jadyn Jupe-Jourdanton 13:26, 10th Keira McKinney Poth 13:27.
3rd Lopez 12:52, 4th Guerrero 13:01, 5th Williams 13:02 13th Mariana Verdeja 13:37, 17th Jazmine Ortega 13:57, 20th Naomy Montes 14:28, 25th Yadhira Mendez 14:57.
By Jerel Beaty