Ortiz, who is entering her sophomore year at Skidmore-Tynan and competes as a member of the Corpus Christi regional squad in TAAF events, qualified for the state competition after a pair of medal-winning performances in the hurdles events.
The 16-year-old won gold in the girls 16 and under 300-meter hurdles, clocking a time of 52.86 seconds to beat out her Corpus Christi teammate Delany Mitten by nearly 3 seconds.
She also won a silver medal, taking second in the 100 hurdles to Mitten.
Mitten clocked a time of 17.22, while Ortiz finished in 18.65. Kirsten Perez was third in 19.95.
Ortiz will compete at the TAAF state meet on Aug. 2 in College Station.
The preliminaries for the hurdles events begin at 8 a.m. on Aug. 2. The finals will be held at 8:30 a.m. on Aug. 3.