POSTED: Thursday, May 13, 2010 - 6:40pm
UPDATED: Friday, May 14, 2010 - 9:00am
Thursday, May 13: Irvin Rockets Miguel Edwards and Kayla Thornton have signed scholarships to compete at UTEP next fall. First, they have the state championships to tackle in Austin. Thornton has advanced to state in the 100Meter hurdles, while Edwards has advanced to the state championships in the long jump. Edwards signed to run track at UTEP, while Thornton signed to play basketball under Keitha Adams at UTEP. Thornton and Edwards are the top ranked athletes in their respective events. The 4A State Championships begin Friday in Austin, while the 5A State Championships begin on Saturday.