Battlin’ Bears Relays set for Thursday; area track leaders

Published 10:05 am Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Track teams are looking to get it in high gear as the regular season winds down with district meets looming in the near future.

Little Cypress-Mauriceville will be hosting the Battlin’ Bear Relays Thursday.

The field events will begin at 3:30 p.m. with the running finals starting around 6 p.m.

Teams that will participate in the field include the host Bears, Bridge City, WO-S, Orangefield, Silsbee, West Brook, Newton, Hamshire-Fannett and Hardin-Jefferson.

The District 22-4A Track & Field Championships will be next week at Lumberton High School with the field events and running prelims starting Tuesday, Apr. 2 and the running finals Thursday, Apr. 4.

The District 22-3A Track & Field Championships will be held Apr. 8 and Apr. 11 at Anahuac High School.

Here are the Southeast Texas area track leaders as they head to their respective meets at the end of the week:

DISCUS — Girls: Kailynn Williams, Beaumont United, 113-10.5; Boys: Terrance Jackson, Beaumont United, 141-5.

SHOT PUT — Girls: Kailynn Williams, United, 39-10 1/2; Boys: Tre’vantae Caine, PA Memorial, 51-7

HIGH JUMP — Girls: Caryss Carpenter, Bridge City, 5-4; Boys: Joseph Anderson, East Chambers, 6-7.

LONG JUMP — Girls: Brianna Arline, Kountze, 18-8 1/2; Boys: Josh Foster, Newton, 21-11 ½.

TRIPLE JUMP — Girls: Honestee Holman, Silsbee, 36-10; Boys: Drezden Brannon, Beaumont United, 44-10.5

POLE VAULT — Girls: Mackenzie Davis, Orangefield 9-9; Boys: Bryce Barbay, Jasper, 14-6.

100 METERS — Girls: Jacie Droddy, PN-G, 11.98; Boys: Josh Foster, Newton, 10.45.

200 METERS — Girls: Jacie Droddy, PN-G, 25.50; Boys: Micheal Odoms, PA Memorial, 22.59.

400 METERS — Girls: Sanaria Butler, PN-G, 60.65; Boys: Jessie Davis, Beaumont United, 50.14.

800 METERS — Girls: Katelynn Helm, Orangefield, 2:20.82; Boys: Eli Peveto, LC-M, 2:03.4.

1,600 METERS — Girls: Maddison Helm, 5:37.58; Boys: Eli Peveto, LC-M, 4:27.09.

3,200 METERS — Girls: Maddison Helm, Orangefield, 12:06.34; Boys: Eli Peveto, LC-M, 9:15.75.

100-METER HURDLES — Girls: Whitleigh Moreau, Bridge City, 16.36.

110-METER HURDLES — Boys: Harold Mosley, PA Memorial, 14.86.

300-METER HURDLES — Girls: Whitleigh Moreau, Bridge City, 49.30; Boys: Jessie Cornell, PA Memorial, 40.30.

400-METER RELAY — Girls: Beaumont United, 48.96; Boys: Nederland, 42.90.

800-METER RELAY — Girls: Beaumont United, 1:44.73; Boys: PA Memorial, 1:29.43.

1,600-METER RELAY — Girls: PA Memorial, 4:09.82; Boys: Beaumont United, 3:27.17.