By Stephen R. Farris
The Mexia News
It’s been a tough season for the Mexia Blackcats track team, suffering through some injuries but the teams will be represented at the regional level this weekend in Huntsville by Tashundra Reeves, who’ll be competing in the girls shot put and Nick Chatham, who is running in the 100-meter dash.
Reeves, a three-sport athlete, juggling basketball, softball and track earlier this season, but is down to just softball and track at the moment.
She was busy Tuesday afternoon getting in some practice time with coach Randy Barger, working on technique and distance.
Reeves, a junior, has been competing in the shot put since her seventh grade year and this trip will mark her third consecutive year going to regionals.
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