Reyes, Perez advancing to state for D’Hanis track
Clear Creek -- Two D’Hanis athletes are advancing to the UIL State Track and Field Meet. Junior Ethan Reyes was the Region IV-1A champion in the shot put, and senior Jonah Perez was second in the 200-meter dash. The region meet was held at Challenger-Columbia Stadium in the Clear Lake ISD.
Reyes shot put of 43’8.5” was 18 inches better than the runner-up mark from Medina’s Joshua Hampton.
Perez ran a 22.97 in the 200, placing him 0.11 seconds behind Kevondre Corona of Calvert.
The 1A state events will be Saturday, May 8 at Mike A. Myers Stadium on the University of Texas campus in Austin. The boys’ shot put is scheduled for 2 p.m., and the 200-meter dash is at 7:30 p.m.
The D’Hanis girls won’t have any athletes advancing to state, but scored a total of 22 points, competing in eight different events. The boys’ team scored a total of 20 points in six events.
Girls triple jump: 5) Mabry Herrmann, 34’1”;
Girls long jump: 8) Mabry Herrmann, 14’7.75”;
Girls high jump: tie 7) Jaycee McDaniel, 4’4”;
Girls 4x100m relay: 4) Dannie Davison, Mabry Herrmann, Ryley Phillippe, Victoria Carter, 53.81;
Girls 100m dash: 5) Mabry Herrmann, 13.60;
Girls 4x200m relay: 4) Dannie Davison, Mabry Herrmann, Ryley Phillippe, Victoria Carter, 1:55.31;
Girls 300m hurdles: 6) Dannie Davison, 53.86;
Girls 1600m run: 6) Alysha Garcia, 6:54.16;
Boys high jump: tie 7) Colton Dalton, 5’8”;
Boys 4x100m relay: DNF) Luke Langfeld, Layton Herrmann, Ethan Reyes, Jonah Perez
Boys 100m dash: 6) Jonah Perez, 12.10;
Boys 300m hurdles: 6) Layton Herrmann, 45.35.