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Clearing the height

Tasha Thoms clears the bar during Saturday’s meet at Gatesville High School. Thoms won the 16U division. Evant’s Amy Pritchard, a two-time state qualifier in the University Interscholastic League Class 1A high jump, won the 18U division.

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Passing the baton

Sophie Kelley takes the baton from Taylen Moore in the sprint relay Saturday at the summer league track meet Gatesville High School. This week youths will be running at Franklin High School.

Fishing reports

Texas Parks and Wildlife

Belton -- Water murky; 75–79 degrees; 5.65' high. Black bass are slow. Hybrid striper are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfi sh are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

Austin -- Water stained; 69–76 degrees; 0.49' low. Black bass are fair to good on Yellow Magics early, Texas rigged 7"blue fleck Power Worms and Bandit 200s. Sunfish are fair to good on cut nightcrawlers and kernel corn. Catfish are fair to good on nightcrawlers and chicken livers.

Brownwood -- Water stained; 74–78 degrees; 1.25' high. Black bass are good on watermelon Rat–L–Traps and spinnerbaits over grass flats, and on black/chartreuse soft plastic worms with chartreuse tails near the rocks. Hybrid striper are fair on shad. White bass are good on Li'l Fishies and perch colored crankbaits. Crappie are good on minnows and blue tube jigs in 10–16 feet. Channel catfish are fair on trotlines baited with live bait. Yellow catfish are good on trotlines baited with live bait.



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