The Chargers most recently competed in the Sentinel Invitational at Seton Catholic HS in Chandler on 4/24. Some of the highlights included:
*Chris Akpede set a school record in the 100m with. time of 11.38. He came back later and won the 400m with the 2nd fastest time in the state of 51.14.
*The girls 4x800m relay of Emily Lynch, Sara Tollen, Rachel Garver, and Alissa Kassebaum finished 1st with a time of 11:04. They are now ranked #6 in the state.
*Helaman Forsyth finished and 2nd Derick Ruiz finished 5th in the 800m.
*Ty Mellor and Aiden Wander ran PR’s in the 300m hurdles finishing 4th and 8th.
*Lillie Whitehead and Chloe Stoops finished 2nd and 3rd in the discus.
*Rebekkah Garver finished 5th in the 100m hurdles.
*Kamden Hidalgo finished 6th in the discus.
*The boys 4x400m relay of Chris Akpede, Jason Rozas, Helaman Forsyth, and Toni Atolagbe finished 2nd.
Full results can be found here:
As a team the boys finished 3rd and the girls finished 7th out of 20 teams. Next up for the Chargers is the East Valley Qualifier at Queen Creek HS on Friday 4/30. Field events begin at 11am.