Seven Bulldog track athletes, two relay teams headed to area meet

Mexia News Staff Report

Wortham Bulldog’s high school track teams competed in the District 18-2A track meet held in Axtell on Wednesday, April 12.
The junior varsity boys’ and girls’ teams placed sixth overall, as did the varsity boys. The varsity girls ended up fourth-place overall.
Several Bulldog athletes placed high enough to earn the chance to compete at the area meet this coming week in Riesel.
Those advancing to the area competition are Ryan McDaniel (4th place in Discus, 4th place in 110-meter hurdles), Nikki Boney (1st place in the 3200-meter run, 3rd place 1600 meter run), Zaria Oates (2nd place in the Triple Jump, 2nd place in 100-meter dash), Kemontrell Jackson (2nd place in High Jump, 3rd place 200-meter dash), Katilyn Cartwright (4th place in Discus), the varsity girls 4x100 meter relay team (2nd place finish at district meet), varsity boys 4x100 meter relay team (4th place finish at district meet), Hallie Fautt (4th place 400-meter dash), Von’Tray Cooper (4th place 100-meter dash) and Ashley Mao (3rd place, 100-meter hurdles).

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