Coed Varsity Track · Whitehead Sets New 3200 Marks at Small School Invite


Saturday at Mesa CC, Adam Whitehead set a meet, and school record in the 3200m with a time of 9:41. The Small School Invite, hosted by Chandler Prep, included DIII and DIV schools. To go along with the 3200 title, Whitehead also won the 1600m.  Adam is edging towards the 9:33 standard in the 3200 needed to compete at the Arcadia Invitational in CA, a nationally recognized and respected meet held 4/5 and 4/6. He is also the defending Division State Champion in the event.

Freshman Alissa Kassebaum ran a huge PR in the 400m with a time of 1:08 which put her 7th on Arete’s all-time list.  Helaman Forsyth moved into the top 10 all-time at Arete in both the 800m and the 1600m.  Jack Spano set an Arete sophomore record in the shot put by throwing over 34ft.  Nicole O’Leary ran two great PR’s in both the 100m and 200m.  Everyone on the team had at least 1 PR during the meet!

Great Job Chargers, keep it going!