Weatherford Democrat

April 24, 2013

Roo tracksters advance to Region I meet

Weatherford Democrat

— Staff Report

Weatherford track & field ran in the Class 5A, Region I, Area meet on Friday, which was held at Coppell High School. The Roo athletes were those advancing from the District 3-5A meet held recently at Kangaroo Stadium, with the goal of qualifying for the regional meet. 

Weatherford will be well-represented at the Region I competition, which will be held in Lubbock, at the Fuller Track & Field Complex on the Texas Tech University campus, on Friday and Saturday.


2013 Track & Field 

Class 5A, Region I Qualifiers — Weatherford


Name                                Event            Area place

Madison Cooley     800-meter run      Second 

Jaakan Norwood    200-meter dash    Second 

 Jonathan Mitchell   High jump            Second 

Brock Riebe           Long jump              First 

 *Varsity Girls          4x400M relay       Fourth

(Mady Young, Cheyenne Barfield, Alyssa Wisdom and Madison Cooley) 

*Varsity Boys          4x400m relay      Second 

(Elliott Lancaster, Seth Cooke, Jordan Simmons and Jaakan Norwood)


Other Weatherford area results:


Name                               Event            Area place

Madison Gaston   100-meter dash     Seventh                

                                   Long jump            Seventh

*Ronni Middleton   Mile run                Eighth 

Mady Young          800-meter run       Sixth 

Madison Cooley     400-meter run       Sixth 

Jordan Simmons    400-meter run      Seventh 

Carson Terrell       300-meter hurdles  Eighth  

Grant Werts           Discus throw         Seventh 

James Robinson    Discus throw         Eighth


* — New Weatherford High School records