Lady Rocket junior Kyla Kane advances to the state meet after a second place finish in the 800 meter run at the regional meet in Canyon on the campus of West Texas A&M University on Saturday, April 24. Kane had a personal best with a time of 2:17:54. In the 1600 meter race, Kane took third place with a time of 5:37.17. She earned a wild card to advance to state in this event as well. The University Interscholastic League Class 2A state track meet is set for Friday, May 6, at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin.
Junior Marc Ramirez, a member of the Skyrocket team, finishes in third place in the 300 meter hurdles with a time of 40.91 at the Region I-2A track and field meet last Saturday afternoon, April 24 in Canyon. Ramirez barely missed out on the wild card to advance to the state meet. The best third place finisher in each event over the four regions gets to advance to the state meet.