On Saturday afternoon, the Austin-area trio of Bowie senior Meghan Christensen, Round Rock junior Alyssa Moody and Anderson senior Nolawie Teshome will only be 800 meters away from the state track and field meet.
On Friday in Waco, Christensen, Moody and Teshome all qualified for the Class 5A, Region II track and field meet’s 800-meter final. Running at Baylor’s Hart-Patterson Complex, Christensen and Moody respectively placed third and sixth in Friday’s preliminary event while Teshome was the meet’s sixth-fastest boy.
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