By Donnie A. Lucas
Local tracksters continued to improve times and distances last week at the local meet in preparation for the District 8-2A meet set for Thursday (today).
The Lion baseball team dropped the first district battle last Friday to Hawley, 3-2, waiting until the last at-bat to score.
The Lady Lions dropped two straight games last week, falling to 1-3 in district competition.
As of press time, several Albany High School tennis players were already guaranteed spots at the regional level after day one of the district tournament on Tuesday, April 2 at Rose Park in Abilene.