You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.
Pirettes finish third in SA meet
The Poth Pirette cross-country team celebrates its third-place finish during the Ricardo Romo meet in San Antonio.
SAN ANTONIO -- Cross-country runners from Poth participated in the Ricardo Romo/Six Flags Fiesta Texas/H-E-B Classic Sept. 17. The Pirette team finished third out of 12 teams, and the Pirates finished fifth out of 17 teams.
Justine Quintanilla was the top Pirette runner in the 2-mile event with an impressive third-place finish among a field of 100 runners. Quintanilla completed the course with a time of 13:09. Senior Whitney Lynch also placed in the top 10 with a time of 13:32, and a finish of ninth place. Devon Dylla placed 15th with a time of 14:22, followed by Claire Dallmeyer in 34th with a time of 15:09. Keeley McKinney finished in 44th place for the team with a time of 15:47.
Sophomore Dylan Sefcik led the Pirates with his 13th-place finish in a time of 18:30 during the boys 5-kilometer race. Thomas Rodriquez followed closely in 16th with a time of 18:36. In 21st place was Spencer Flieller with a time of 18:44. Freshman Marcos Guevara ran a 19:25 to place 32nd. Jake Sekula rounded out the team with a race time of 22:58.
Coach Joe McKinney was pleased with the team’s performance and is seeing great improvements from week to week. The Poth cross-country teams were scheduled to compete in Poteet Sept. 24.
Your Opinions and Comments
Be the first to comment on this story!
You must be logged in to post a comment.
All-District honors Hornets — District 28-6A baseball (June 29, 2016)
All-District honors Lady Hornets — District 28-6A softball (June 29, 2016)
Jaguars named All-State (June 29, 2016)
Kyle Kincaid earns All State/All Star honor (June 29, 2016)
LV brings home the banner! (June 29, 2016)
Basketball registration is set for June 27-30 (June 22, 2016)
Foster named female athlete of the year (June 22, 2016)
Grizzlies registration deadline is June 25 (June 22, 2016)
Lyssy receives scholarship (June 22, 2016)
Tigers receive All-District honors (June 22, 2016)
Baker continues to excel at Tech (June 15, 2016)
Floresville Jaguar memories from the court (June 15, 2016)
Pirates earn All-District honors (June 15, 2016)
Pirettes receive All-State honors (June 15, 2016)
Sansing medals at Southwest Classic (June 15, 2016)
Bears receive All-District honors (June 8, 2016)
Brahmas baseball all-district honors (June 8, 2016)
Championships will be in Arlington (June 8, 2016)
Daniell signs with Northeast Texas (June 8, 2016)
Donsbach receives academic honor (June 8, 2016)
Hornets baseball All-District honors (June 8, 2016)
Lady Bears receive All-District honors (June 8, 2016)
Lady Mustangs softball All-District honors (June 8, 2016)
Moore signs with Mary Hardin-Baylor (June 8, 2016)
Mustangs receive All-District honors (June 8, 2016)
Pirates baseball All-District honors (June 8, 2016)
Young Pirettes hone softball skills (June 8, 2016)
Former Jaguar graces the field at West Texas A&M (June 1, 2016)
Jaguars receive All-District honors (June 1, 2016)
Sign up for June volleyball tourney (June 1, 2016)
Sign up for tennis clinics this summer (June 1, 2016)