HS Track and Field: SMHS athletes run for regional berths at Area
In previous years, the week following a district track and field meet was a chance for high school athletes to tune up for regional competition.
Competing without any pressure of elimination, athletes would compete in Previously, those who advanced past the district meet competed in various regional qualifying meets with out the pressure of elimination. But last year the University Interscholastic League (UIL) changed the format, creating an area round meet the week before regionals, with the top four in each event advancing.
Ten San Marcos High School athletes will strive for spots in next week’s Class 5A Region IV Championships at the 25-26 5A Area Track and Field meet, which starts tonight at San Antonio’s Heroes Stadium.