Ibarra Moves up in Valley Best after Strong Showing at Mid-Valley Classic

By: JOHN CANNON

RGV Athletes.com

(WESLACO) – Entering the Jimmy Platt Mid-Valley Classic, Donna High’s Cosme Ibarra was third amongst the Valley’s Best in the 400-Meter Dash.

But after his record setting performance on Friday, Ibarra has moved up the ranks once again.

Ibarra won the gold medal in the 400-Meter Dash with a PR time of 50.16.

Thanks to his impressive time, Ibarra moved up the Valley’s Best ranks as he went from third to second in the 400-Meter Dash.

On the girls’ side, Yvonne Sanchez set a season record in the 400-Meter Dash with a time of 1:02.95 which was good enough for a third place finish.

Here are the results for the Donna High boys:

Marcos Chavez   100-Meter Dash (5th place), High Jump (5th place)

Erick Nava   100-Meter Dash (6th place)

Cosme Ibarra   400-Meter Dash (1st place)

4 x 100 Relay   (3rd place)

4 x 200 Relay   (5th place)

4 x 400 Relay   (5th place)

Here are the results for the Donna High girls:

Yvonne Sanchez   400-Meter Dash (3rd place)

4 x 100 Relay   (5th place)

4 x 200 Relay   (3rd place)

4 x 400 Relay   (6th place)

Emerald Belmarez   Pole Vault (3rd place)