Breaking News:

Close

Online Poll

Are local or national elections more important?

Sponsored By:

Tlaquepaque Village

Sedona Red Rock High School Track and Field came home with four individual state champions, three school records and second-place team finish for girls and fourth-place for the boys at the 2013 Boys and Girls Track and Field Division III State Championships on Saturday, May 11, at Mesa Community College.

Jacob Moore of Sedona Red Rock High School winds up to the throw the discus during a regular season meet earlier this year (above). Moore threw on par with Division I throwers, repeating state championships in both the shot put [55-0 ½] and discus [160-1] at the 2013 Boys and Girls Track and Field Division III State Championships on Saturday, May 11, at Mesa Community College.“My [athletes] did excellent, it was an excellent day for Sedona,” SRRHS Track and Field Head Coach Harry Schneider said.

Girls

 Travis Okie, right, turns the corner on the track in a relay race during a regular season meet earlier this year. Okie is now the state champion in the 800 event, running it in 1 minute, 56.52 seconds at the championships.The Scorpions placed second in the team scores with 68 points, right behind Mingus Union with 89 points.

“The Verde Valley has the No. 1 and 2 place teams in the state for girls. That’s super,” Schneider said. “If we didn’t win it, we wanted Mingus Union to win it. They definitely earned it.”

Distance favorite Mykala Seresun won the 3,200-meter run with a time of 11 minutes, 27.35 seconds. She also placed second in the 1,600 in 5:10.04, setting the new school record in the event. Freshman Megan Goettl of Mingus Union won the 1,600. Seresun also placed eighth in the 800 with time of 2:25.52 and was a part of the girls 4x800-meter relay team that took third and set a new school record with a time of 9:56.55.

For the full story, please see the Wednesday, May 15, issue of the Sedona Red Rock News.


Leave your comments

0
terms and condition.
  • No comments found

Sedona Weather

Fair

47°F

Sedona, AZ

Humidity: 66%
Wind: S at 7 mph
Friday
Sunny
54°F / 83°F
Saturday
Sunny
54°F / 81°F
Sunday
Sunny
46°F / 76°F

Trending Articles

Sedona Gas Prices

Lowest Gas Prices in Sedona
Sedona Gas Prices provided by GasBuddy.com