Varsity Boys Track & Field at Colt Invitational at Cortez HS

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.”

Varsity Girls Track & Field at the Colt Invitational at Cortez HS

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.”

Varsity Baseball at Odyssey Prep

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

Varsity Softball at Odyssey Institute

The Falcons defeated the Odyssey Minotaurs 14-4 in 5 innings after taking into account the 10 run rule. Sophia Rabayda had 9 strikeouts and one walk with no earned runs. There were 4 defensive errors that led to the 4 runs, tying the game in the 3rd inning, but the Falcons stepped up and went 10-0 for the last 2 innings ending the game. In all, the win was a total team effort. “There’s no I in TEAM”, Coach Gomez.