Prosper, Rock Hill HS track athletes represent well, qualify for regional meets

By Rick Bailey
For the Prosper Press

Coppell - The Prosper Eagles track and field team participated in the Class 6A Area 5-6 track meet last week. The Lady Eagles track squad led by junior Aubrey O’Connell who is headed to the Class 6A Region 1 Regional track meet at University of Texas at Arlington in three events (800 meters, 1600 meters and 3200 meters). The Lady Eagles finished in sixth place at the area meet.  

Women’s Regional Qualifiers (Prosper): 

Women’s 800 Meter - Aubrey O’Connell 2:08.52 (1st - personal record); Women’s 1600 Meter - Aubrey O’Connell 4:52.68 (2nd - personal record); Women’s 3200 Meter - Aubrey O’Connell 10:38.04 (2nd - personal record); Women’s Pole Vault - Kate Blachowski 11-06.00 (2nd - personal record); Women’s Long Jump - Kayla Watson 17-09.00 (3rd - personal record).

Men’s Regional Qualifiers (Prosper): 

Men’s 200 Meter - Jaxon Lanz: 22.38 (4th). 

Rock Hill Results

Frisco Memorial - Rock Hill Blue Hawks track and field made a monumental step this past week by qualifying 12 team members for the upcoming Class 5A Region II track meet to be held at University of Texas at Arlington. Kyla Lewis, Alexis Svoboda and Haftom Foutz will all represent Rock Hill in two events. The Blue Hawks men’s team finished sixth in the area meet and the Lady Blue Hawks women’s team finished fourth in the very competitive meet. 

Women’s Regional Qualifiers (Rock Hill):

Women’s 400 Meters - Kyla Lewis (2nd - personal record); Women’s 1600 Meters - Alexis Svoboda 5:09.63 (4th); Women’s 3200 Meters - Alexis Svoboda 11:04.17 (2nd - personal record) and Kirstin Towle 11:04.74 (3rd); Women’s 4x400 Meter Relay - Rock Hill 4:03.94 (Jourdin Edwards, Shiloh Brooks, Veronica Cully and Kyla Lewis). 

Men’s Regional Qualifiers (Rock Hill):

Men’s 400 Meter - Haftom Foutz 50.41 (4th - personal record); Men’s 110 Meter Hurdles - Steven Woody 14.72 (3rd - personal record); Men’s 4x400 Meter Relay - Rock Hill 3:25.31 (Amar Williams, Aiden Houston, Parker Sines and Haftom Foutz); Men’s Pole Vault - Gavin Hecke 13-00.00 (1st).