EL PASO, Texas – Two participants from the El Paso area have qualified to move on to the Team Competitions of the NFL Punt, Pass and Kick and will compete at the Dallas Cowboys game on Saturday, Dec. 19 in Arlington, Texas.
Ava Labrado and Beth Baumler will travel to AT&T Stadium in Dallas to compete against other qualifiers at halftime of the Cowboys vs. New York Jets game.
Labrado earned top-qualifying honors in the girls division, ages 8-9 on Oct. 20 at the Sun Bowl stadium when she carded a score of 181’.9” (42’.3” punt, 97’.6” pass and 42’.0” kick).
Baulmer, who finished as the top-qualifier of the girls 14-15 age group, carded a 284’.7” total (79’.8” punt, 78’.11” pass and 126’.0 kick) at the Sun Bowl stadium.
The two El Paso qualifiers will compete against six other qualifiers of the Dallas Cowboys PP&K region.
The top-four high scorers in each of the 10 age divisions from all the 32 team championship events will advance to the PP&K National Championships, which will take place at a January NFL playoff game.