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Celebrating A Champion: FWISD’s Angel Sanchez Will be Welcomed Home with a Campus Celebration

Diamond Hill-Jarvis HS State Track Champion to be Honored Monday Morning at School

Diamond Hill Jarvis High School’s Angel SanchezDiamond Hill-Jarvis State Track Champion
claimed the title of UIL State Champion in the 4A Boys 1600-meterrun at the State Track and Field competition in Austin on Thursday night.

And, on Monday morning, he will receive a hero’s welcome at his high school.

Sanchez, a sophomore, won the school’s first track state medal and the school’s first track state gold medal during the May 12 competition. He had finished second in the 4A Boys 3200-meter run earlier in the day, a win that presaged his gold medal performance later that evening. 

When Angel returns to school this Monday at 9 a.m., he will be greeted by the high school band, cheerleaders and fellow students. Community members and media are also invited to share and witness the historic moment for the DHJ Eagles.