Categories: Headliner
      Date: Apr 25, 2013
     Title: Dalhart athletes advance to regional meet

By RODNEY WHITE

It has been a while since they had an area track meet for AAA, but this year they did and it was a good day for several Dalhart students as the top four finishers will all advance to the Regional tournament in Lubbock this weekend.



By RODNEY WHITE

It has been a while since they had an area track meet for AAA, but this year they did and it was a good day for several Dalhart students as the top four finishers will all advance to the Regional tournament in Lubbock this weekend.
Bailey Gomez, Bobbi Ritter, Justin Thelander, Hank Scofield, Pierre Valencia, Emory Lobley, Ivey Lobley, Brant King, Sydney King, Alexis Stull and Skylar Carranza will advance to the Regional Meet at Texas Tech University.
The meet was held in Canyon at West Texas A&M University, and the girls finished in fourth place with 65 points.  Andrews was first followed by Lubbock Estacado and Pampa in third place.
The pole vaulting coach, Joe Garcia said, “I have good kids and good parents and we are just like a family.”  Coach Garcia has been coaching the pole vaulting team for nine years and he said, “It’s a blast and they just get better every year.”

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