Thursday, March 15, 2012

Ponderosa Sub-Varsity Meet

This past week or so has been as stressful one, to say the least, for CHAP T&F.  But, I think things are turning around, and one sign of that is the fantastic results posted today by the sub-varstiy runners at Ponderosa.  Not only did many huge improvements occur, the athletes represented the program, the school and their community perfectly.  I was very, very proud of them.  It was a great day.

Her are some of the great improvements posted by the Wolverines today.

Kristin S. improved by about a second in the 100 Sprint Hurdles.

Fred C, Steven R, Kaleb R, Patrick D, Corey O, Spencer W, Eric W, Shannon H, Chels R, Rob T, Ross S and Alex M all obtained huge improvements in the mile, I was so proud of them!

Ian C, Austin S, Jackson L and Dalton M all improved in the 100 m Dash.

Jill H and Kristin S finally broke 69.00 in the 400 m, a great early season breakthrough, along with Caleb L and Devin R going sub 59.

Alex M, Jen C and Amanda C made huge strides int he shot and disc, providing a glimpse of the potential yet to come.

Mark I went sub-50 in the 300 hurdles and Dan G. went sub-56.

Whitney S. showed the world she is not just sprinter, running sub 2:41 in the 800m. Mackenzie H, Hanna B and Alleah B all got season best in that race as well.

Hanna B. also broke 30 feet in the triple jump, after a tiring 800 m race.

Dominic C went sub 11:10 in his first ever HS 3200 m race, and we had Jill H, Kristin S, Austin S, Ian C, Devin R, Mark I, Dalton M, and Jackson L all improve their 200 m times.

Overall it was a great successful day for the Wolverines, with lots of improvements in times/marks, and tons of positive energy and mojo.  Let's hope this carries over to Saturday!


P.S. Today reminded me of a post I write a few years ago.  Check it out here, at QUOTE DAY.  I hope you find it as inspiring as I do.

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