FHS girls' track heading to area meet

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The Fredericksburg High School girls’ track and field team defended its throne with a golden performance at the District 28-4A track meet Wednesday and Thursday, April 5-6, at FHS Stadium.

FHS won team titles in both the junior varsity and varsity competitions in district while advancing 15 athletes to the District 27/28-4A area track meet Wednesday, April 19, at Canyon Lake High School.

“The past two days, our girls did exactly what was asked of them and they continued their tradition of winning the district title in both divisions,” coach Dan Aldrich said. “We had almost everyone achieving their best marks/times of the year, which is what we planned to do based on our training progressions.”

Fredericksburg scored 216 points to finish ahead of second-place Canyon Lake by 66 points in the varsity competition.

Megan Daley (300-meter hurdles and high jump), Abby Spurgin (shot put), Elizabeth Sebera (discus) and Aleah Constantine (pole vault) won individual titles to lead the Billies.

The 4x400-meter relay team of Emily Myers, Constantine, Molly Pluenneke and Daley also won gold in the district meet.

Among the athletes advancing to state are Spurgin (shot put and discus), Sebera (discus), AJ Davis (shot put), Hannah Wilson (shot put), Isabel Wells (discus), Daley (high jump, 100 hurdles, 300 hurdles and 4x400 relay), Aylin Neri (100 and 4x100 relay), Myers (triple jump, 200, 4x100 relay and 4x400 relay) Bethany Kendrick (800 and 400), Constantine (pole vault, triple jump, 100 hurdles, 300 hurdles and 4x400 relay), Jennifer Ramirez (300 hurdles and 4x200 relay), Taylor DeForge (pole vault), Pluenneke (triple jump, 4x100 relay, 4x200 relay and 4x400 relay), Clarissa Sanchez (1600), Kyndal Esensee (4x100 relay and 4x400 relay) and Kacie Brannan (4x200 relay).

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