To the Riverside Community,
The Berg-Seeger Track & Field at Texas School for the Deaf was a successful event!
The Boys and Girls Track & Field placed 5th out of 9 schools throughout the nation! The Boys Track & Field team brought home 1 gold and 1 bronze medals. The Girls Track & Field brought home 3 gold and 1 silver medals. The Girls team won the most gold medals compared to other schools.
We are proud of Keisha Howard who won the Ruth T. Seeger award for the Best Track Athlete out of approximately 30 female student-athletes! She earned a total of 30 points for her participation in several events. She placed first in the Girls 100 Meter Dash with 13.44 seconds. She also placed first in the Girls 200 Meter Dash with 27.92 seconds along with Shani Ambrester who came in second with 28.59 seconds! Keisha also placed first in the Girls High Jump, clearing 4 feet and 6 inches.
Cesar Garcia placed fourth in the Boys 1600 Meter Run with the time of 5:15.41. Juan Dillard came in fifth with the time of 5:19.53. Joshua Segovia placed seventh with 5:35.26
Cesar Garcia placed first in the Boys 3200 Meter Run with 11:27.87. Juan Dillard came in 3rd with a time of 11:35.22. Joshua Segovia came in fourth with a time of 11:35.22.
Lazaro Leon placed fifth in Shot Put with 35â€™ 2â€. Angela Ferguson placed 4th in the Girls Discus Throw with 77â€™ 6â€ which broke our school old record of 74â€™ 9â€!
The coaches worked extremely hard to ensure that all student-athletes participated in the events as scheduled. They did an outstanding job!
Thanks for the job well done!