Walser takes bronze at State Meet

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Four Van Zandt County student-athletes including Edgewood distance runner Cody Delarosa, Grand Saline high jumper Trent Easley, Van pole vaulter Kendall Brown and Wills Point wheelchair event participant Shelbi Walser, made their way to Myers Stadium in Austin May 11-13 to compete at this year's UIL State Track and Field Meet.

Delarosa was a dual qualifier for this year's season ending meet, competing in both the 1600 and 3200 meter runs.

The Edgewood senior finished seventh overall in the 1600 with a time of 4:41.62, behind Kyle Doty of Bruceville-Eddy in first, Ryan Trahan of Altair Rice in second, Stephen Roberts and Buster Roberts of Luling in third and fourth respectively, Kevin Baez of Vanderbilt Industrial in fifth and Daniel Amaya of Tornillo in sixth.

Delarosa took eighth place overall in the 3200 with a time of 10:10.76, behind Buster Roberts of Luling in first, Ryan Trahan of Altair Rice in second, Kyle Doty of Bruceville-Eddy in third, Jesse Ortiz of Presidio in fourth, Edwin Zamudio of Luling in fifth, Michael Urbina of Whitesboro in sixth and Daniel Amaya of Tornillo in seventh.

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