Tag: AHS Track

Peters wins state in high jump, Hall 3rd in Austin

May 15, 2013
Peters wins state in high jump, Hall 3rd in Austin

Azle athletes shine at elite meet on UT campus

Sarah Hall deftly clears the bar in Austin at the state track meet May 10. Photo by Paula Campbell

by mark k campbell
Between rainstorms, a pair of Lady Hornet track athletes lit up Mike Myers Stadium in Austin May 10.
Elisha Peters and Sarah Hall returned from the state track meet on the UT campus with medals.
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A gold and a bronze!

May 15, 2013
A gold and a bronze!

At the state track meet, Elisha Peters won the high jump gold and Sarah Hall tied for third in the pole vault!

You made the Hornet Nation proud!

Elisha Peters won the high jump gold

Sarah Hall tied for third in the pole vault!

Sarah Hall

Sarah Hall

AHS girls track coach Melody Dennis and Peters celebrate her gold; Hall makes her approach. Photos by Mark K. Campbell

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Peters, Hall Austin bound

May 1, 2013
Peters, Hall  Austin bound

Lady Hornet is high jump champ despite foot fracture

by Mark K Campbell
The pressure was great – and she had a fractured foot.
Lady Hornet high jumper Elisha Peters faced a make-or-break leap at the windy Region I meet in Abilene April 26.
As one of three competitors still alive, all had missed clearing 5 feet, 4 inches. Then her two rivals made the height.
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Eight AHS track athletes qualify for regional

April 17, 2013
Eight AHS track athletes qualify for regional

Abilene last stop before state meet in Austin

By Mark K. Campbell
Contesting a district track meet at a neutral site is very rare – out-going boys coach Don Ostermann could not recall it ever happening in his 38 years of coaching – but Azle athletes shone nonetheless.
Eight performed so well at Little Elm High School that they will move on to the Region I meet at Abilene Christian University April 26-27.
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