Texas Sprinters And Hurdlers Qualify For Semi-Finals At New Balance Nationals Indoor Chamionships

The Awards stand that Texas athletes hope to make, especially the top spot

Texas athletes are giving it a good shot at national championships at the New Balance Nationals Indoor championship meet in New York.

Several Texans have already participated in the 60m and 60H event preliminary races.

Semi final races come up later this afternoon, which will be the opportunity to make the finals and a chance to run for a national championship.

Other events on the track and in the field events will have their event competitions begin a little later in the afternoon as well.

Check out the Texans who have qualified for the next round.

Girls 60m

Alexis Brown - Kennedale -7.41 prelim - third fastest qualifier

Kelly Rowe - Mansfield Lake Ridge - 7.60

Boys 60m

Jais Smith - Mansfield Legacy - 6.85
Andrew Gilreath - Fort Bend Elkins - 6.93
Gregory Sholars - Fort Worth Paschal - 6.95 -
Keishawn Everly - Mansfield Timberview - 6.95

Girls 60H

Simone Watkins - Frisco - 8.16

Ally Henson - Houston Yates - 8.19

Boys 60H 

De'Vion Wilson - Hutto - 7.87

Brandon Peterson,- Tomball - 7.96