DALLAS — At the District 11/12-4A area track and field meet in Dallas on April 16, Anna’s Lady Coyotes advanced 12 athletes in five events to regionals. Leading the way was Anna’s 4x400-meter relay team of Jazmin Pender, Hayleigh Wagner, Bre Traylor and Rachael Readus, who claimed silver with a time of four minutes and 13.18 seconds.
In the 4x200 relay, Pender, Wagner, Readus and Traylor also earned bronze with a time of one minute and 47.3 seconds.
Madison Hemenway took bronze in the 3,200 meters with a time of 12 minutes, 33.75 seconds while teammate Caroline Boykin claimed fourth with a 12-minute, 37.13-second finish. Boykin also earned a spot at regionals in the 1,600 meters, taking fourth with a time of 5 minutes, 40.2 seconds. In the 800 meters, Skyla Mackey placed fourth with a regional-qualifying time of 2 minutes, 37.52 seconds.
The Lady Coyotes finished sixth overall in the 11-team field.
The Class 4A Region 2 championships are slated for April 26-27 at Texas A&M-Commerce University.