Jr. High Track and Field at Championship Meet

Jr. High Track and Field finished its season Saturday, April 30th with an awesome performance in the Championship Meet at Valley Christian High School. Six athletes brought home medals. Jennifer Valenzuela-Encinas took a bronze in the 100m Hurdles. Lazia Burks earned a silver in the 400m and a gold in the 800m. Gerald Vaughn won gold in the 200m, and Andrew Carson snagged silver in the 100m. Vaughn and Carson, along with teammates David Adams and Ali Al-Shiteawi, also captured the silver medal in the Boys’ 4×100 Relay. Several other athletes set new personal records in their events, including Madi Denton and Carsyn Tupper in the 800m and throwers Dakota Schmaltz and Matt McGovern in the discus. “This felt like our best and most successful season so far,” said Coach Johnson, “I’m really proud of all the junior high Falcon Track and Field athletes.”