Grace Dominates CRU Relays

The Grace JH Boys and Girls Track teams travelled around the block to Bishop Gorman this past Tuesday night to compete in the CRU Invitational.  For their first meet, the student/athletes competed well. Our 7th Grade Girls and Boys teams and our 8th Grade Girls team came away with Team Championships and our 8th Grade Boys team came in 2nd in their division.  The following won medals:  7th Grade Boys 4×400 (Nehemiah Valdez, Parker Patterson, BJ Olusola and Coleman Swaim) and 8th Grade Boys 4×400 (Dayne Edens, Aaron Vidrine, Dylan Stinson and Cason Scates) each won the Gold; 7th Grade Girls 4×100 (Samantha Stewart, Deborah Mercado, Cora Castle and Ella Herrin) won Silver; 7th Grade Girls 4×200 (Cora Castle, Ella Herrin, Deborah Mercado and Elizabeth Rath), 8th Grade Girls 4×100 (Rhiannon Tull, Marley Parrish, Zoey Kennedy and Ashley Sepulveda) and 8th Grade Girls 4×200 (Marley Parrish, Macy Loftis, Rhiannon Tull and Ashley Sepulveda) won Bronze.  

Individual medals: 

GOLD – 800 Meters – Dayne Edens (8th) and Addie Mathews (8th); Cullen Sieber (7th); 1600 meters – Emma Goetz (8th); 2400 meters – Emma Goetz (8th); 100m hurdles – Macy Loftis (8th), Elizabeth Rath (7th); 110m Hurdles – Cason Scates (8th); 300m hurldes – Macy Loftis (8th), Elizabeth Rath (7th), Coleman Swaim (7th) and Cason Scates (8th); Shot Put – Bradon Alexander (7th); Discus – Christian Henry (8th); High Jump – Addie Mathews (8th) and BJ Olusola (7th); Long Jump – Coleman Swaim (7th); Triple Jump – Ashley Sepulveda (8th) and Coleman Swaim (7th).

SILVER – 100m – Ashley Sepulveda (8th); 400m – Dayne Edens (8th); 1600m – Chris Alexander (8th) and Addie Mathews (8th), Cullen Sieber (7th); 2400m – Chris Alexander (8th) and Audrey Kirby (7th); 300m Hurdles – Parker Patterson (7th); Shot Put – Skylar Tekell (7th); Discus – Skylar Tekell (7th); High Jump – Katelyn York (8th); Long Jump – Cason Scates (8th); Triple Jump – Cason Scates (8th) and Cullen Sieber (7th).

BRONZE – 110m Hurdles – Coleman Swaim (7th) and Aaron Vidrine (8th); High Jump – Dylan Stinson (8th); Long Jump – Ashley Sepulveda (8th); Long Jump – Jaden Boateng (7th); Triple Jump – Dayne Edens (8th).  

Scoring Points (finishing 4th-6th): 7th Girls – Samantha Stewart (100 m and Long Jump); Rylee Phillips (200m); Hazel Finley (1600m and 100m and 300m hurdles); Bella Wallace (800m); Caroline Burkett (800m and Long Jump); Sarah Callens (Shot Put)

 7th Boys – Parker Patterson (110m Hurdles); BJ Olusola (300m Hurdles); Bradon Alexander (Discus) and Cullen Sieber (Long Jump). 

8th Girls – Zoey Kennedy (100m); Jadyn Reeves (200m and Shot Put); Grace Wilson (Shot Put).

8th Boys – Mac Gautier (100m); Matthew Hamm (200m); Josiah Ortiz (400m); Chris Alexander (800m); Jay Pillsbury (1600m); Dayne Edens (Long Jump).  

Great job Cougars!!!  These teams will again be heading to Gorman this week on Thursday.  Field events at 3:00pm and Track events begin at 5:30pm.  #C4G2