Marfa Shorthorns qualify for regional track meet
April 13th, 2017 under Sports
MARFA – Several Shorthorn track and field members qualified for the Regional Track meet early Wednesday morning at the District 9A Meet in Van Horn.
Qualifying in field events were Arron Luna in pole vault with a gold medal performance, along with Steven Granado with a 111’ foot first place fling in discus, and Kevin Pippen with a 41’ shot put toss.
Jose Gallegos-Lopez secured a second place finish in long jump for a second place finish.
On the girls’ side, Kaci Flores had a second place finish in the long jump, along with Georgina Brugette in the high jump, and Fernanda Fabela won a silver medal in pole vault.
In the early running event, Kendra Serrano finished the 3200m event in first place and Avery Beltran and Brugette qualified in the 400m run.