On Friday, September 30th your fellow Chieftains went down to Morley Field to show San Diego their running prowess. The races started off with Sophomore- Emma Fickett placing 7th in the Girl’s Junior Varsity race. In her first race of the season Sophomore- Madeline Reyes finished 20th in the Girl’s Junior Varsity Race. Junior- Skyler Fickett lead the charge for the Boy’s in the Junior Varsity Race as most of the boys came home with a Personal Record over a 5k race.
Out of 27 teams in the Boy’s Varsity Race, Senior- Luis Ruiz and Sophmore- Matthew Kinney paced the Chieftains to take 5th place as a team. Senior- Luis Ruiz continues his hot streak as he was able to place 10th overall in the race.
Not to be outdone was Freshman- Gioia Ternasky and Senior- Dafne Perez. As both Chieftains placed in the Top 15 in the Girl’s Varsity Race. Freshman- Alexa Gonzalez placed 34th out of 230 runners to remind everyone that the Lady Chieftains are not just a one-two punch.
Your fellow Chieftains start League Races Wednesday October 4th. They take on Christian High and Morse High at Morley Field.