This past Saturday, the Middle School Track and Field team competed at the Great Hearts Championship Meet. The following athletes qualified and competed in at least one event: Jonas Castano, Jason Rozas, Derik Ruiz, Max Bruns, Zack Allan, Ronan Lannuier, Isaiah Siebers, Seth Brown, Jacob Bravo, Angelina Salas, Jillian Neal, Kiara Zepeda, Carrie Castano, Grace Stoops, Georgia Goetz, Marisa Patel, Rebekkah Garver, Zoey Alder, and McKenzie Ventrella. The following are a few highlights:
· Zack Allan made it to the final round for Hurdles (6th) and Shot Put (7th).
· Jonas Castano made it to the final round for the 400 (6th).
· Max Bruns and Derik Ruiz PR’ed with mile times of 5:56, respectively.
· Jason Rozas, Zack, Derik, and Jonas set a Boys Middle School PR for the 4×400 with a time of 4:33, taking 4th!
· Angelina Salas took 5th overall for the 200 with a time of 30.05.
· Jillian Neal PR’ed on the 400 with a time of 1:13.
· Carrie Castano took 6th in the Long Jump with a distance of 13 feet, 2.25 inches.
· Georgia Goetz took 4th in the Triple Jump with a PR distance of 26 feet, 11 inches!
Chargers, your hard work, resilience, and dedication are a source of pride for Arete Nation. Well done!
Thanks for a great season!
– Coach Lerner