Natalia Track runs in Jourdanton

The Natalia Mustang and Lady Mustang track teams competed in Jourdanton at the annual Daetwyler Relays on March 4. The Mustangs placed second overall edging out third place Hondo by a 158 to 144 point total. The Lady Mustangs placed fourth with 27 points.
Gold medal winners for Natalia were Donovan Hawkins, Noah Gilkey, Jared Stallworth, Daniel Tristan, and Coltin Richardson.
Varsity boy team rankings
1st Devine 205, 2nd Natalia 158, 3rd Hondo 144, 4th Jourdanton 59.
100m Dash—1st Donovan Hawkins 11.40, 5th Adrian Vasquez 12.33, 9th Maximus Rodriguez 12.77 200m Dash—2nd Enrique DeOsio 24.80, 7th Nate Banda 26.00, 9th Rodriguez 26.34 400m Dash—1st Hawkins 51.43, 2nd David Silva 50.75, 3rd Daniel Tristan 56.01 800m Dash—1st Noah Gilkey 2:08.96, 2nd Christopher Flores 2:09.23, 3rd Isaac Rios 2:14.69 1600m Run—1st Gilkey 4:44.60, 5th Rios 5:09.64, 7th Christopher Flores 5:33.27 3200m Run—4th Rios 11:11.16 110m Hurdles—3rd Jared Stallworth 17.74 300m Hurdles—1st Stallworth 44.07 4x100m Hurdles—4th Adrian Vasquez, Rodriguez, Banda, Silva 46.42 4x200m Relay—4th Vasquez, Coltin Richardson, DeOsio, Banda 1:38.38 4x400m Relay—1st Hawkins, Tristan, Stallworth, Richardson 3:35.14 Long Jump—9th Rodriguez 14’6¾” Shot Put—4th Aubrey Cummings 36’7½”, 11th Stallworth 32’2½”, 12th Stevan Saldana 30’6” Discus—5th-Stallworth 100’7¾”, 8th Cummings 94’2½” High Jump—3rd DeOsio 5’4”, 5th Silva 5’2”.
Varsity girl team rankings
1st Devine 250, 2nd Hondo 116, 3rd Jourdanton 101, 4th Natalia 27.
Lady Mustangs
100m Dash—3rd Trista Vera 14.08, 7th Christina Fulton 14.65, 10th Trina Vera 15.17 200m Dash—6th Fulton 31.20 300m Hurdles—5th Reagan Juarez 1:07.96 4x200m Relay—4th Trista Vera, Trina Vera, Kylee Spangler, Trista Boucher 2:02.33 Shot Put—5th Jasmine Sanchez 26’8”, 9th Valerie Saenz 21’1” Discus—2nd Spangler 101’7”.
JV boy team rankings
1st Devine 172, 2nd Jourdanton 146, 3rd Hondo 137, 4th Natalia 102.
JV Mustangs
100m Dash—4th Jacques Gonzales 12.33, 7th Paul Zapata 12.84, 8th Esteban Rodriguez 27.34 400m Dash—1st Gonzales 55.51, 2nd Zapat 57.49, 6th Rodriguez 1:00.30 800m Run—2nd Roberto Hernandez 2:29.24, 7th Aidan Leal 2:46.78, 8th Devin McDole 2:47.28 1600m Run—4th Hernandez 5:48.00, 7th Leal 6:26.25, 8th McDole 6:28.17 110m Hurdles—1st Micah Swadley 18.04 300m Hurdles—1st Swadley 46.31, 2nd Justin Curiel 48.50 Shot Put—1st Geo Maldonado 36’9”, 11th Marcus Ramos 26’3” Discus—6th Maldonado 74’6” Pole Vault—1st Swadley10’6”, 2nd Austin Sutton 9’6”.
JV girl team rankings
1st Hondo 198, 2nd Jourdanton 115, 3rd Devine 94, 4th Natalia 20.
JV Lady Mustangs
800m Dash—3rd Yahdira Vasquez 3:08.17, 5th Kendall Tanner 3:21.89 Shot Put—4th Lorenda Ramos 22’6” Triple Jump—5th Katie Curiel 25’5”.
By Jerel Beaty
Staff Writer