Click for the latest Dalhart weather forecast.

Sports

Read named DISD AD

Dalhart hires from within for Stephen Young’s replacement

By THOMAS LOTT
THE DALHART TEXAN

Dalhart Independent School District has a new athletic director, and his name is Joey Read.

Read has been a coach in Dalhart for the last nine years. He coached with previous athletic director Stephen Young for the entirety of the nine years and with coach Young for the last 16 years dating back to their time at Palo Duro High School.

For the city of Dalhart there may not have been a more logical choice.

For the full story SUBSCRIBE to the online edition of The Dalhart Texan, call 244-4511 to setup a subscription to our physical paper or pick a copy up at one of our many convenient newsrack locations. You can also stop by and purchase a paper or subscription in person at our news office located at 410 Denrock Ave.

Two Dalhart runners trying to continue 800 success

Montgomery, Quintanilla continue Dalhart recent tradition of qualifying two runners in 800 for area

By THOMAS LOTT
THE DALHART TEXAN

The goal as a team every year in track is to move on more people to the next round than the year before. Dalhart has a chance to do that this year with the lone exception being their boys’ mile relay team.

But looking back at all of the athletes that went to state last year, Sydney King and Sara Smith are still alive on the girls side, while Reese Montgomery and Fredis Quintanilla have a chance to move on in the 800 to at least the regional meet. Who knows about state yet, but they technically have a chance.

But for Reese and Fredis, these next few weeks are all about getting as far as they can, but they are also about carrying the torch.

For the full story SUBSCRIBE to the online edition of The Dalhart Texan, call 244-4511 to setup a subscription to our physical paper or pick a copy up at one of our many convenient newsrack locations. You can also stop by and purchase a paper or subscription in person at our news office located at 410 Denrock Ave.