Falcons Take Flight at D3 Sections

This week, 18 members of the Track team qualified in the D3 Sections Trials and Finals at Golden Valley High School in Merced. Out of 32 schools in D3, our Girls placed 8th overall and our boys placed 12th. 7 athletes placed in the top 6 in their events and have moved on to the Masters Meet where they will look to try to qualify for State. Columba Effiong '22 placed 2nd in the 100m and 3rd in the 200m. Chloe Decker '21 placed 6th in the 100m and 200m. Rafael Fernandez '20 placed 6th in the 300m Hurdles. Malia Gay '21 placed 2nd in the 800m. Isaiah Jimenez '19 placed 3rd in the 1600m. Brett Petkus '20 placed 2nd in the Long Jump. Nevin Afong '19 placed 6th in the 3200m. The Masters Meet will be next Friday and Saturday at Davis High School!

by Larry Morla