Jones leads four from Dublin to regional track meet

London Jones will compete in two events at the Region I-3A . || Courtesy Maaike Zwart-Joling


(April 27, 2016) — Led by two-event qualifier London Jones, Dublin has four athletes set to compete in five events at the Region I-3A Track & Field Meet in Abilene this weekend.

Jones, who went to the state meet in the 400 meter as a freshman three years ago, will run the 400 as a senior in the regional meet at Abilene Christian University Friday and Saturday. She placed third at area in 1:00.50.

Jones will also be in the long jump after soaring 15-4-3/4 for another third-place finish at area.


Joining Jones from Dublin are Cole Gilliland in the boys pole vault, Hans Hoeman in the boys 110-meter hurdles and Lorena Cervantes in the girls 3,200-meter run.

Gilliland was third in area by vaulting 12 feet, Cervantes was third by running the two-mile in 12:26 and Hoeman was fourth in the hurdles in 16.26 seconds.

Field events are both Friday and Saturday. Running prelims are Friday with finals on Saturday.



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