SHS athletes qualify for state track meet
The Stephenville High School Bees and Jackets track and field teams competed this past week at the Region 4/5A meet held in Lubbock.
Three SHS athletes qualified for the state track meet set for Thursday, May 6 through Saturday, May 8 at Mike A. Myers Stadium at The University of Texas at Austin.
Victoria Cameron was a double state qualifier by winning both the 100-meter dash and 200-meter dash with times of 12.12 and 24.81, respectively.
Also headed to state for the Bees is Jaylee Matthews, who took second in discus with a throw of 128-02. Matthews also placed third in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 46.20 to medal in that event.
Logan Davis will be representing the Jackets at the state meet after a second place finish in the shot put with a distance of 48-05.00.
Two other SHS athletes medaled at the meet including Brayden Garcia, who placed third in the high jump with a jump of 6-02; and Olivia Leinhauser, who placed third in the long jump with a distance of 16-06.75.
Complete regional track results for the Jackets and Bees are as follows:
• Eduardo Juarez, 15th place, 3200-meter run, 11:07.63
• Alex Loyola, 12th place, 800-meter run, 2:09.15
• SHS women's 4x100 meter relay team, 4th place, 49.17
• K'Ce Johnson, 6th place, 100-meter hurdles, 16.56
• Victoria Cameron, 1st place, 100-meter dash, 12.12
• Victoria Cameron, 1st place, 200-meter dash, 24.81
• SHS men's 4x200 meter relay team, 8th place, 1:32.37
• Jaylee Matthews, 3rd place, 300-meter hurdles, 46.20
• Gavin Rountree, 7th place, 200-meter dash, 23.18
• SHS women 4x400 meter relay team, 4th place, 4:04.89
• Jaylee Matthews, 2nd place, discus, 128-02
• Alexandrea McClendon, 6th place (multi-way tie), high jump 4-10
• Allie Decker, 6th place, high jump (multi-way tie), 4-10
• Brayden Garcia, 3rd place, high jump, 6-02
• Olivia Leinhauser, 3rd place, long jump, 16-06.75
• Landri Withers, 4th place, long jump, 16-04.00
• Keidra Mills, 4th place, pole vault, 11-06.00
• Madilyn Durant, 3rd place, shot put, 35-01.25
• Diana Estrada, 4th place, shot put, 34-01.00
• Creece Brister, 4th place, shot put, 46-02.25
• Carson McKinney, 7th place, shot put, 44-00.75
• Logan Davis, 2nd place, shot put, 48-05.00
• Olivia Leinhauser, 6th place, triple jump, 34-04.50