The Waxahachie Warrior Relays were held last Thursday and both Waxahachie Lady Warrior teams claimed team titles in the junior high meet.
The seventh-grade Lady Warriors totaled 151 points for first place while DeSoto East finished second at 118. The eighth-grade Lady Warriors scored 166 points to top Lancaster by 11.
Michelle Fotheringham earned the seventh-grade’s lone individual gold medal with a first place finish in the long jump with a jump of 14-foot, 1-inch. Danikka Zedlitz placed third in the long jump with a mark of 13-feet, 4.5 inches.
Both girls also placed well in the triple jump as Zedlitz was second with a jump of 28-feet, 7-inches while Fotheringham was third at 28-feet, 3-inches. Audrey Willett placed fourth in the triple with a jump of 25-feet, 4-inches.
The 400-meter relay team placed first with a time of 54.95 just ahead of DeSoto West. Members of the team were Fotheringham, Tyra Lacey, Questany Williams and Zedlitz.
Hannah Strength was fifth in the discus with a throw of 63-feet, 4-inches while teammate Abigail Rodgers was sixth at 54-feet, 11-inches.
Destin Lott was second in the 1,600-meter run with a time of 6:48.44 while Kaiden Maines finished fourth and Megan Gaither finished sixth. Kristen Ortiz was fourth in the 2,400-meter while Alyssa Rameriz was fifth.
Ashton Strange was sixth in the 200-meter dash while Tamera Conner was fifth in the 400 and three placed in the top-six in the 800.
Willett was third in the 800 with a time of 2:56, Destinee Pointer was fourth and Aaliyah Carter was sixth.
Gaither was third in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 19.06 while Quatasia Parahams was fourth at 20.16. Gabby Wallace was fourth in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 1:00.09 while Brooke Henry was fifth.
Parahams was third in the shot put while Hannah Strength was fourth and Kayla Hearne was fifth.
In the 800-meter relay the Lady Warriors placed third as the team of Fotheringham, Lacey, Williams and Zedlitz finished with a time of 1:57. The same four placed second in the 1,600-meter relay with a time of 4:37.63.
Waxahachie finished first in five events in the eighth-grade division as Caroline Barksdale placed first in the 1,600-meter run with a time of 6:18.96.
Elisa Padron was third in the 1,600-meter while Mikayla Acosta was fourth.
Makala Manutai was second in the 2,400-meter with a time of 10:59 while Rhegan Hammitt was third and Dianna Sierra was sixth.
Ariel Horton was first in the 800-meter with a time of 2:44 as teammate Ashley Temple was fifth.
Miranda Herron, Raeneil Davis, Kaderrika Cash and Kadaisha Sterns placed third in the 400-meter relay with a time of 53.79.
Anna Ramierz joined Davis, Cash and Sterns in the 800-meter relay as the team placed third while Posey and Horton joined Davis and Sterns in the 1,600-meter relay and took first place with a time of 4:28.94.
Jordan Knight was third in the 100-meter hurdles while Lauren Atkins and Abbey Evans placed third and fourth in the 300-meter hurdles.
Knight was fourth in the long jump, Atkins fifth while three placed in the shot put.
Herron placed first in the shot put with a throw of 35-feet while Lydia Gonzales was second with a throw of 32-feet, 3-inches. Kashawna Weaver was fifth.
Cheyenne Fults was first in the discus by a wide margin with a throw of 73-feet, 2-inches. Jessica Buie was fourth at 63-feet, 7-inches.
Anna Ramirez was third in the triple jump, Knight fourth while Lauren Atkins was third in the high jump.
Kaylea Alexander was third in the pole vault with a jump of 6-foot, 6-inches.