Jr. High Track and Field at Camelback HS – Championship Meet

Six members of the Jr. High Track and Field team competed in the Great Hearts Championship Meet at Camelback High School. Kailyn Banks took a silver medal in the 100m hurdles with a time of 18.7 seconds. Chris Kohly advanced to the medal round in the shot put, throwing a PR of 28’1″. Grace Chapman also PR’d in the shot with a throw of 20’3″. “The athletes worked really hard to get to this meet, and I am proud of every single one,” said Coach Johnson.

Jr. High Track and Field at Odyssey

The Jr. High Track and Field athletes put in some great performances in their meet at Odyssey Buckeye on April 13th. Kailyn Banks and Hope Carney each dropped several seconds off their 400m times, both setting new PRs for themselves. Banks also PR’d in the 100m Hurdles with a second place finish and a time of 19:52. Awyn Bevins set a new personal record in the 100m (16;58), as did both Grace Chapman and Hannah Vogler in the shot put. Sam Garlick improved his time in the 800m, and Caleb Zugaste PR’d in the 100m sprint. With only one more regular meet before the championship, Coach Johnson is “optimistic that every Falcon athlete could qualify in at least one event.”

Jr. High Track and Field at Apollo

Jr. High Track & Field competed at Apollo HS on Thursday, April 6th. The girls’ team had impressive showings in several events including PRs for Alexis Mounts (100m and 800m), Hope Carney and Kailyn Banks (400m), and Sophie Jensen, Grace Chapman, and Hannah Vogler (shot put). Kailyn Banks also PR’d in the 100m Hurdles, where she took first place overall with a time of 20.09. On the boys’ side, Chris Kohly PR’d in the 100m sprint and the shot put. Coach Varner commented on how impressed she was “with the responsibility and dedication of some of these young athletes.”

Jr. High Track and Field at Odyssey Institute

Jr. High Track and Field hosted and competed in the Great Hearts West Valley Meet at Odyssey on Saturday, March 25th. All of North Pointe’s athletes set a new personal record in at least one of their events. Hannah Vogler and Sophie Jensen each added approximately 2 feet to their shot put throws, and Grace Chalman added the same to her long jump. The girls 4×100 relay dropped its time by 2 seconds, and Kailyn Banks placed 7th overall her first time in the 400m sprint with a time of 1:17. For the boys, Chris Kohly shaved over 2 seconds from his 100m Hurdles time, finishing 6th overall with a time of 18.9. Caleb Zugaste also placed in the top 8 in both the 100m and 200m sprints. Coach Johnson commented that “this was a particularly good showing by the entire team, especially coming off a two week break. I am confident that our next meet will be even better.”

Jr. High Track and Field at Apollo

Jr. High Track and Field kicked off its season March 2nd with a meet at Apollo High School. The girls 4×100 relay (Alexis Mounts, Cassie Aust, Kailyn Banks, and Hope Carney) took 4th place. Dakota Schmaltz bested his previous season’s time in the 800 meters, while newcomers Sam Garlick and Caleb Zugaste both set solid times in the same event. Chris Kohly was impressive in his first outing as a discus competitor, throwing over 24 feet. For the first time in Jr. High history, North Pointe had several athletes compete in the long jump. Coach Johnson remarked “that even though this team is relatively inexperienced (only one athlete returning from last year), they are all enthusiastic and highly motivated to step out of their comfort zones and do whatever it takes to improve and succeed.”

2016-2017 JH Athletics Schedule

2016-2017 Jr. High SPRING Athletics
Jr. High Boys Basketball
Mar 1 at Teleos Prep, A Team, 5 pm
Mar 3 vs Odyssey, B Team 2 pm, A Team 3 pm
Mar 20 at Anthem Prep, B Team 5 pm, A Team 6 pm
Mar 22 vs North Phoenix Prep, B Team 4 pm, A Team 5 pm
Mar 23 at Maryvale, B Team 4 pm
Mar 24 vs Trivium Prep, B Team 3 pm, A Team 5 pm
Mar 29 at Glendale Prep, B Team 6 pm, A Team 5 pm
Mar 31 at Odyssey, B Team 4 pm, A Team 6 pm
Apr 5 vs Teleos Prep, A Team 4 pm
Apr 7 vs Maryvale, B Team 4 pm
Apr 10 vs Glendale Prep, B Team 4 pm, A Team 5 pm
Apr 12 vs Trivium Prep, B Team 4 pm, A Team 5 pm
Apr 19 at North Phoenix Prep, B Team 4 pm, A Team 5 pm
Apr 21 at Trivium Prep,  B Team 4 pm, A Team 5 pm

Jr. High Girls Basketball
Mar 1 vs PEC, 4 pm
Mar 3 vs Odyssey, 1 pm
Mar 20 vs Anthem Prep, 4 pm
Mar 24 vs Trivium Prep, 4 pm
Mar 29 vs Glendale Prep, 4 pm
Mar 31 at Odyssey, 5 pm
Apr 5 at PEC 4:30 pm
Apr 12 at Anthem Prep 6 pm
Apr 20 at Trivium Prep, 4 pm
Apr 25 at Glendale Prep, 6 pm
Jr. High Track and Field
Mar 2 at Apollo HS
Mar 25 at Odyssey
Apr 6 at Apollo
Apr 13 at Odyssey, 5:30pm
Apr 22 at Apollo
Apr 29 Championship at Valley Christian
LAST UPDATED: 4.12.17 at 9:51am
2016-2017 Jr. High WINTER Athletics
 Jr. High Baseball
Dec 2 vs Trivium Prep at Falcon Park, 6 pm
Dec 6 vs Anthem Prep at Victory Lanes, 3:30 pm
Dec 9 vs North Phoenix Prep at Victory Lanes, 3 pm
Dec 12 vs Glendale Prep at Victory Lanes, 3 pm
Jan 10 vs Odyssey Prep at Victory Lanes, 3:30 pm
Jan 13 vs Trivium Prep at Victory Lanes, 3:30 pm
Jan 17 vs Anthem Prep at Victory Lanes, 3 pm
Jan 24 vs Glendale Prep at Victory Lanes, 3:30 pm
Jan 26 at Odyssey, 3:30 pm
Jan 28 vs North Phoenix Prep at Paradise Valley Christian School, 9:00 am
Playoff Schedule

Jan 30 vs Chandler Prep at Pima Park West, 7 pm
Jan 31 vs Anthem Prep at Victory Lanes, 3 pm (If win on Monday)
Feb 3 vs TBA at Pima Park West, 6 pm (If win on Tuesday)
Feb 4 Championship at TBA (If win on Thursday)
Jr. High Softball
Dec 2 vs Anthem Prep at Victory Lanes, 3 pm
Dec 9 at Odyssey Prep, 3 pm
Dec 16 vs North Phoenix Prep at Road Runner Park, 3:30 pm
Jan 10 vs Trivium Prep at Victory Lanes, 3:30 pm
Jan 13 vs Anthem Prep at Anthem Community Park, 3 pm
Jan 17 vs Cicero Prep at Thompson Peak Park, 3:30 pm
*POSTPONED* Jan 20 vs Odyssey Prep at Victory Lanes, 3 pm
Jan 24 vs North Phoenix Prep at Victory Lanes, 3:30 pm
*Jan 25 vs Odyssey Prep at Victory Lanes, 3 pm
Jan 27 vs Trivium Prep at Falcon Park, 4 pm
Playoff Schedule
Jan 30 vs Tempe Prep at McQueen Park, 3pm
Jan 31 at Odyssey, 4 pm (If win on Monday)

Feb 2 at TBA, 3 pm (If Win on Tuesday)
Feb 4 Championship at TBA (If win on Thursday)
Jr. High Girls Soccer
Dec 2 vs Cicero Prep at Chaparral Park, 4 pm
Dec 6 at North Phoenix Prep, 3 pm
Dec 17 vs Anthem Prep at Moon Valley HS, 9 am
Jan 13 at North Phoenix Prep, 2:30 pm
*POSTPONED* Jan 21 vs Glendale Prep at Sahuaro Ranch Park, 2:30 pm
Jan 27 at Odyssey Prep, 4 pm
Jan 28 at Trivium Prep, 9 am
Playoff Schedule

Jan 30 vs Tempe Prep at Chandler Prep, 5:30 pm
Jan 31 vs TBA at Anthem Community Park, 3:30 pm (If win on Monday)
Feb 2 vs TBA at Chandler Prep, 6 pm (If win on Tuesday)
Feb 3 Championship vs TBA at Chandler Prep, 5:30 pm (If win on Thursday)
Jr. High Boys Soccer
Dec 2 vs Cicero Prep at Chaparral Park, 4 pm
Dec 9 at North Phoenix Prep, 3 pm
Dec 17 vs Anthem Prep at Moon Valley HS, 10:30 am
Jan 7 vs Scottsdale Christian at Sahuaro Ranch Park, 2:30 pm
*POSTPONED* Jan 21 vs Glendale Prep at Sahuaro Ranch Park, 4 pm
Jan 27 at Odyssey Prep, 5:15 pm
Jan 28 at Trivium Prep, 10:30 am
Playoff Schedule

Jan 30 vs Tempe Prep at Chandler Prep, 5:30 pm
Jan 31 at North Phoenix Prep, 4 pm (If win on Monday)
Feb 2 vs TBA at North Phoniex Prep, 4 pm (If win on Tuesday)
Feb 3 Championship vs TBA at Chandler Prep, 5:30 pm (If win on Thursday)
LAST UPDATED: 1.30.17 at 11:31am

2016-2017 Jr. High FALL Athletics

Nov 1 – Fall Awards Night – 7 pm

JH Football
Sept 10 vs Odyssey Prep at Gilbert Christian, 10 am
Sept 17 vs Scottsdale Christian at North Phoenix Prep, 12 pm
Sept 24 vs North Phoenix Prep at Moon Valley HS, 8 am
Oct 1 vs Gilbert Christian at Paradise Education Center, 12 pm
Oct 8 vs Paradise Education Center at Odyssey Prep, 10 am
Oct 22 Playoffs at Gilbert Christian, 10 am
Oct 29 Playoffs at Scottsdale Christian, TBA
Nov 5 Championships at Scottsdale Christian, 12 pm

JH Volleyball
Sept 1 at Odyssey, 4:30 pm
Sept 8 vs Anthem Prep, 4 pm
Sept 15 at Trivium Prep, 5 pm
Sept 17 at Glendale Prep, 9 am
Oct 17 at North Phoenix Prep, 5 pm
Oct 18 at Cicero Prep, 4:30 pm
Oct 22 vs Teleos Prep at Maryvale YMCA, TBA
Oct 28 at Scottsdale Prep, 5:30 pm
Oct 28 at Scottsdale Prep, 7:30 pm (If Win)
Oct 29 at Lincoln, 12:30pm (If Win 10/28)
Oct 29 at Lincoln, 2:30pm (If Win 10/29)

JH Cross Country
Aug 27 at Espee Park, 7 am
Sept 1 at Scottsdale Sports Complex, 4 pm
Sept 10 at Grand Canal Linear Park, 7 am
Sept 17 at New River Kiwinas Park, 8 am
Sept 24 at Freestone Park, 7 am
Oct 22 Championship Meet at Bullard Wash Park, 8 am

LAST UPDATED: 10.26.16 at 8:40 am

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.”