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 February 28, 2018, the Falcon Varsity Boys Track & Field Team competed at the Phoenix Christian Early Season Meet. Jacob Edwards came in first place in the 200 meter with a time of 23.36. He also came in third place in the 100 meter with a time of 11.52. The 4 x400 team of Juan Medina, Travis Evans, Joe Soriano-Garfias, and Jacob Edwards also came in first place with a time of 3:52.5. “The meet concluded with an exciting race. Juan did a great job starting out the race while Joe stepped up, running a great leg and pushing the Falcons into first place Jacob took that lead and cinched a victory. The team as a whole competed well.” Coach Norris
The Varsity Boys Track and Field team participated at the Fountain Hills Friday Night Track Meet at Fountain Hills High School on April 21, 2017. Andrew Carson ran a PR in the 100 meter with a time of 12.33. David Vargas did an excellent job throwing with PRS in both shot and discus, throwing 36’4″ and 101’8″. “After a season full of hard work and countless hours on the track, our boys improved greatly and ended the season strong,” said Coach Norris.
On April 15, 2017 the Boy’s Track team competed at the Valley Classic at Alhambra High School. Minh Nguyen broke a six minute mile and had a PR of 5:49.81. Travis Evans won his heat in the 200 meter. He also improved his long jump and school record with a jump of 18’5″. “The boys competed well and fought through the heat and tough competition at today’s meet,” said Coach Norris.
The boy’s track team competed at the Hal Anders Invitational on April 8, 2017. Travis Evans competed in the triple jump. He jumped 39’2″, earning him a new school record and provisionally qualifies him for the state track meet on May 5. He now has school records in the long and triple jump. “Although we had numerous athletes performing new events, our young men competed hard and had a good showing today,” said Coach Norris.
The Boy’s Track Team competed at Fountain Hills Monday Madness on April 3, 2017. Travis Evans came in third in the triple jump with a jump of 37′ 4 3/4″. He earned a medal for his place. He also jumped 18’2″ in the long jump, a new school record. Joey Faast earned a top 10 finish in the 1600 meter race with a time of 5:14:18. Our boys competed hard and improved in every area.