Jr. High Track and Field at Valley Christian

The Jr. High Track and Field competed at Valley Christian High School on Saturday, April 2nd. Lazia Burks took first place in all three of her events: Girls 200m, 400m, and 800m. Faith Henriksen and Jennifer Encinas performed well in the 100m Hurdles, while Caitlin Johnson threw a personal best of 38’6″ in the discus. Gerald Vaughn and Ali Al-Shiteawi raced well in the Boys 400m, and Alex Ibanez impressed with a 12.8 in the 100m. Matthew McGovern improved on his previous distance with a 68’5″ discus throw. “I see so much improvement in our athletes since the beginning of the season,” says Coach Johnson, “and I expect to see even more as we move toward our Championship Meet.”