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Chip to No. 17

Braden Luensmann chips to the green on No. 17 at Cottonwood Creek. Luensmann shot a 90 on the final day of the tournament.

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Sophomore takes third

Cameron Hudson follows his putt on No. 18 in the Hornets final district round. Hudson took third overall.

Gatesville embraces Titletown

Gatesville High overcame a two-stroke defi cit during the final round of the District 18-4A tournament to walk away hoisting the team championship trophy. 

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Sandy landing

Sydney Gilbreath lands on one of her tries in the triple jump. She was fourth in the long jump to advance.

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Doubling up

Kaylee Jaynes throws the discus during the District 18-4A meet. Jaynes had a best of 104-2 in the discus and a 33-5 1/2 in the shot put. Jaynes and Sage Carson went one-two in the weight throwing events for the Hornets. The district champions will be at Midlothian Heritage for the area meet.

Hornets win historic district title

Gathering points in all but two events, Gatesville High flexed its muscles and showed its speed to claim the District 18-4A championship Thursday night at Lorena. Gatesville’s final point total

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First-place form

Gatesville high jumper Sarah Brock clears the bar on one of her attempts at the District 18-4A track and field meet at Lorena High School. Brock took first with an effort of 5-2. She has made three personal record leaps at the height this season. She was first on least misses.

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Personal record

Sage Carson unleashes a solid throw in the discus event Wednesday. Carson had a personal record of 110 feet in the discus. She took first in both the shot and the discus events. She qualifies for the area meet at Midlothian Heritage.

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High enough

Kyle Stifflemire gets plenty of bend in his pole on a successful effort at 14 feet, six inches Wednesday in the pole vault. The senior advances to area in both the pole vault and the discus throw.

Hornets show strength in depth

More than halfway through the slate of events, Gatesville High varsity track and field teams were among the upper echelon at the District 18-4A meet at Lorena High School.

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