The Falcons fell to the Scottsdale Prep Spartans 24-1. Michael Zipprich started on the mound throwing 1 inning with 5 BBs, 1 K, 2 hits and 10 runs, 8 of them earned. Shane Morris went 1-2 with a triple. The Falcon offense had 2 hits and reached base 7 times. “We will continue to work hard to achieve our goals.” -Coach Gow
The Falcons fell to the Scottsdale Christian Eagles 7-0. It is their first loss of the regular season. Sophia Rabayda had 13 strikeouts and no walks throughout the 7 innings. Both the defense and offense were weak for the Falcons today. Alma Pineada went 3-3 with a double to left field. “A team is only as strong as its weakest player” –Coach Gomez.
The Falcons fell to the Odyssey Institute Minotaurs 13-0. Shane Morris started on the mound throwing 4 1/3 innings with 2 BBs, 7 hits and 8 earned runs. Juan Martinez Cortez went 2-2 with 2 base hits. The Falcon offense had 3 hits and reached base 6 times. “We will continue to work hard to achieve our goals.” Coach Gow
The Boys Varsity Track & Field team competed at the Colt Invitational at Cortez High School on March 9, 2018. Travis Evans and Justice McCoy both made the finals in the triple jump. Travis placed 5th with a jump of 36’6”. Juan Medina and David Vargas both made the finals in the shot put. David won a metal, placing 2nd with a personal record throw of 40’10”. Noah Stroupe ran a personal best time of 5:18.53 in the 1600 meter run and came in 6th place. Jacob Edwards came in 2nd place in the 200 meter with a time of 23.86 and 4th place in the 400 meter. “Our athletes competed well at the meet with many athletes running new personal bests.”
On March 9, 2018, The Varsity Girls Track & Field team competed in the Colt Invitational at Cortez High School. Mariah Albe won a metal for her 3rd place finish in the 800 meter. The 4×800 team, consisting of Victoria Munoz, Cianya Murillo, Paula Dillinger, and Mariah Albe, also won a metal and placed 3rd. “The ladies have been running well and creating new personal records at the meets. It has been exciting to watch them continue to better their times and compete well.”
The Falcons fell to the Odyssey Institute Minotaurs 18-0. Juan Martinez Cortez started on the mound throwing 3 1/3 innings with 0 BBs, 2 Ks, 11 hits, and 11 earned runs. Shane Morris had 7 put outs. Cameron Mayo went 1-2 with the only Falcon hit. “We’re making lots of progress and need to keep grinding to achieve our goals.” -Coach Gow