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Ursuline Wins District Track and Field Meet
Ursuline Wins District Track and Field Meet

Ursuline Track & Field won the TAPPS 2-6A District Meet at Prestonwood Christian Academy in Plano.

The Running, Jumping, and Throwing Bears qualified 21 individual entries and all three relay teams for the TAPPS Regional Meet on Thursday, April 25. The Bears had four individual District Champions and two Relay Team Champions.

The junior varsity girls, running only in six individual running events, placed second as a team despite having no entries in the hurdle races. The JV Bears had three individual JV District Champions (all by freshman Caroline Cohen)!

Varsity Scorers (Top 4 qualifies for Regional Meet):

3200m: 1st Elise Welch, 2nd Amanda Hogan, 3rd Katherine Reynolds

Shot Put: 4th Sallyanne Tejan, 5th Gracie Grimes, 7th Kaithlynn Vess

Discus: 2nd Breanne Tehan, 4th Kaitlynn Vess

High Jump: 1st Destinee White, 3rd Hannah Fee, 5th Natasha Preboy

Pole Vault: 2nd Gabi Rauker, 3rd Kristen Wicker

Long Jump: 7th Destinee White, 8th Hannah Fee

Triple Jump: 4th Sofia Garcia, 7th Destany Sullivan, 8th Gracie Grimes

4x100m Relay: 1st Sallyanne Tejan, Erin Daugherty, AK Coker, Megan Manning

800m: 1st Amanda Hogan, 2nd Devon Vopni, 5th Jenna Bowdich

100m Hurdles: 4th Nethra Dilip, 7th Sofia Garcia

100m: 2nd Erin Daugherty, 4th Sallyanne Tejan, 6th AK Coker

4x200m Relay: 1st Sallyanne Tejan, Erin Daugherty, AK Coker, Megan Manning

400m: 4th Devon Vopni, 6th Jenna Bowdich, 7th Mala Francis

300m Hurdles: 6th Nethra Dilip, 8th Sofia Garcia

200m: 2nd Megan Manning

1600m: 1st Elise Welch, 2nd Amanda Hogan, 3rd Katherine Reynolds

4x400m Relay: 4th Devon Vopni, Mala Francis, Jenna Bowdich, Elise Welch

JV Scorers:

3200m: 1st Caroline Cohen (would have been 4th in varsity) 2nd Eva Montenegro (would have been 5th in varsity) 5th Sophie Anderson

800m: 1st Caroline Cohen (would have been 7th in varsity), 2nd Olivia Corrales, 3rd Daniela Santos

100m: 4th Molly Johnston, 6th Kelli Hunter

400m: 3rd Daniela Santos

200m: 5th Molly Johnston

1600m: 1st Caroline Cohen (would have been 5th in varsity) 2nd Eva Montenegro (would have been 6th in varsity) 3rd Olivia Corrales (would have been 8th in varsity)

Congrats on an awesome season, JV Bears! The future looks bright with so many accomplished freshmen and sophomores.

The Varsity Bears look for solid practices before and after Easter Break. The Top 4 finishers at the Regional Meet advance to the State Meet May 3-4 in Waco.

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