Buckaroos sending five athletes to state meet

Five Breckenridge Buckaroo athletes are heading to the state track meet. Sean Cooksey, Adrian Ruiz, Chase Lehr, Daniel Valdez and Sawyer Wimberley will represent Breckenridge at the 2022 UIL Track and Field State Championships on Thursday, May 12, at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin.

At the state meet, Chase Lehr will participate in the 800-meter run, which begins at 5:20 p.m. Sean Cooksey will run in the 100-meter dash at 6:05 p.m. The 4x200 relay team will begin their race at 6:25 p.m., and Adrian Ruiz will finish out the day in the 200-meter dash, beginning at 7:30 p.m.

As a team, the Buckaroos finished second overall with 55 points during last weekend’s

3A Region 1 meet at Abilene Christian University. The Lady Bucks finished in 16th place, with 8 points.

“The Buckaroos had a great showing at the Regional Track Meet,” BHS track coach Mark Young said in an email. “Very proud and blessed to be the Buckaroo track coach.”

Advancing athletes and teams are noted with an asterisk.

Buckaroos’ Results

100-Meter Dash

*2. Sean Cooksey 10.50

200-Meter Dash

*2. Adrian Ruiz 22.01

800-Meter Run

*1. Chase Lehr 1:54.45; 7. Caleb Cameron 2:01.90

1600-Meter Run

3. Chase Lehr 4:31.52; 16. Caleb Cameron 4:59.46

4x100 Relay

7. (Sawyer Wimberley, Sean Cooksey, Anson Rodgers, Adrian Ruiz) 44.15

4x200 Relay

*1. (Adrian Ruiz, Daniel Valdez, Sawyer Wimberley, Sean Cooksey) 1:28.52

Shot Put

7. Harley Davis 47-03.00

Discus

5. Harley Davis 152-11; 11. Isaak Eutimio 130-09

Pole Vault

6. Jaxon Escalon 13-00.00

Lady Buckaroos’ Results

800-Meter Run

10. Ruthie Valdez 2:31.61

4x400 Relay

5. (Haylie Mendoza, Elizabeth Woodward, Karsyn Smalley, Ruthie Valdez) 4:07.77

High Jump

11. Miley Roberts 4-08.00; 14. Ruthie Valdez 4-08.00

Pole Vault

4. Elizabeth Woodward 10-00.00

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