Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

April 22, 2013

CHS Track: Tigers sending two to regional meet

From Staff Reports

Corsicana — The Tigers had two boys athletes advance from the Area track meet last week in Lancaster. They will now move on to the Region II-4A meet Friday at the University of Texas-Arlington.

Both qualifiers claimed second place finishes Friday.

In the high jump, Dzifa Mallet cleared 6-4, a personal best, to win a silver medal. In the same event, Hector Calvillo went 5-10 and placed sixth.

Noah Gilfillan cleared 14-0 in the pole vault to win silver and qualify for regionals.

The Tigers’ sprint relay team of Trey Owens, Keenan Dowell, Kaley Washington and Xavier Bradley finished eighth with a time of 43.65,

Gilfillan’s event begins at 11, while Mallet is scheduled to participate in the high jump beginning at noon.