Mar 22 – Track and Golf Results, Athlete of the Week

In yesterdays action…
The varsity boys and girls track & field teams defeated Alhambra HS and Las Lomas HS.  The frosh-soph boys and girls defeated Alhambra HS, but suffered in defeat to Las Lomas HS.
The boys golf team was defeated by Dublin HS.

In todays action…
The baseball team plays Alhambra HS at 4:00.  Varsity at home and jv is away.
The varsity softball team hosts Alhambra HS at 4:00.
The boys tennis team has a match against Dublin HS at 3:30.  Varsity is home, and jv is away.
The jv boys golf team competes in the De La Salle Invitational at Roddy Ranch GC at 1:00.

Yesterdays individual standouts…
Track & field       Varsity event winners. Casey Lee, 100. Michael Walton, 200. Lisa Carrington, 200 and long jump. Adler Faulkner, 400. Haley Kisner, 400. Kelli Berge, 800. Tristan Tarpey, 800 and 1600. Annie Marggraff, 1600 and 3200. Taiki Chiba, 300 hurdles. Caroline Wilcox, 300 hurdles. Jane McKee, high jump. Max O’Neill, discus. Emilio Brown, shot put. Frosh-soph event winners. Sid Vitale, 400. Dory Grobeck, long jump. Andrew Bertics, pole vault. Shelby Johnston, pole vault.

Boys golf              Will Brueckner shot a 38, Ryan West 41, and Chris Childers 42 on a 9-hole, par 36 course.

Congratulations… Will Brueckner was named as a Contra Costa Times Athlete of the Week.  The article in the sports section of todays newspaper on page B5.

Mar 17 – Track and Field Results

Some of the track runners participated in the Dublin Distance Festival on Saturday, Mar 17.   Some notable highlights:
Sophomore, Kaj Simonsen finished first in his heat of the 1600 with a time of 4:52.82
Sophomore, Sid Vitale finished first in his heat of the 800 with a time of 2:20.83
Freshman, Ian Stuertz finished third in his heat of the 800 with a time of 2:17.79

Track & Field – Mar 9 & 10 – Dan Gabor Distance & Sprint Festival

On Friday night, 9 Mar, most of the Acalanes distance runners participated in the Dan Gabor Distance Festival at Amador Valley HS. Only three distances were raced, the 800, 1600 and 3200.

The evening started off with the girls running the 1600. Kelli Berge finished in 7th (out of 252 runners), in the Boys 1600, Tristan Tarpey finished with a time of 4:32 which is a new personal record for Tristan. Next the 800 Girls ran with many setting new PR’s. Then in the Boys 800, Adler Faulkner finished 5th (out of 270 runners) with a time of 1:58.15. Also running the Boys 800, was Michael Wang who finished 1st in his heat and is now in the top 10 for Frosh/Soph Boys at Acalanes. Senior Reid Jarvis who transferred this year from Portland, finished 3rd in his heat as well as Ryan Cheng who finished 3rd in his heat as well.

Next was the Girls 3200 in which Annie Marggraff finished 6th with a time of 11:05.86 which is a new Acalanes school record. This is a great start to the track season for Annie. The last race of the night was the 3200 Boys race in which Tyler Troxel finished with a time of 9:45.31 which is a top 10 time for Acalanes all-time.

On Saturday, 10 Mar, the rest of the team participated in sprints, relays and the field events.
The Boys 4×100 finished 2nd in their heat. Jess Mould finished 2nd in her heat for the Girls 400. Michael Walton, finished 4th overall in the Boys 400. Nick Comly finished 1st in his heat in the Boys 400, by a huge margin as well as Sid Vitale did the same in his heat. Julia Conrad finished 2nd in her heat in the Girls 100.

Caroline Wilcox finished 7th overall in the Girls 300 hurdles. Danielle Grobeck and Lucie Flynn finished 1st in their respective heats in the Girls 300 hurdles. For the Boys 300 hurdles, Taiki Chiba finished 5th overall and his time puts him in the Acalanes all-time top 10 for Frosh/Soph. George Liow and Michael Yang, finished 1-2 in their heat for the Boys 300 hurdles.

In the field events, sophomores Shelby Johnston and Danielle McCann pole vaulted 7-06 and are now both in the Frosh/Soph top 10 for pole vault.

Annie Marggraff sets an Acalanes School record (Photo: D. Faulkner)

Mar 3 – Track and Field, East Bay Invitational

On Saturday, March 3, the Track and Field team competed in the East Bay Invitational at Monte Vista HS.  There were quite a few good results such as:
Annie Marggraff, 2nd in the Varsity 1600 m
Amy Hollshwandner, 4th in the Varsity 1600 m
Varsity Girls, 3rd in the 4×400 m
Brianna Wilkinson, 4th in the Varsity Shot Put and Discus
Shelby Johnston, 5th in the Frosh/Soph Pole Vault
Adler Faulkner, 4th in the Varsity 1600 m
George Liow, 3rd in the Varsity 110 m Hurdles
Michael Wang, 2nd in the Frosh/Soph 1600 m
Alex Hennies, 4th in the Frosh/Soph 3oo m Hurdles
Andrew Bertics, 1st in the Frosh/Soph Pole Vault
Girls Varsity finished 6th overall

D. Faulkner


Spring Sport Calendars

Save a bunch of time typing each event into your appointment calendar. Just one click on any of the following links copies the entire season schedule to your Outlook calendar (or any other calendar that supports iCal). If nothing appears to happen, check your download folder, and double click on the most recent filename ending in .ics
Track & Field
Swimming & Diving
Golf Boys
Tennis Boys
Volleyball Boys
Lacrosse Boys
Lacrosse Girls


Please click on the FORMS button ABOVE to fill out and submit athletic clearance forms through the Acalanes High School District website. The website will direct you through the entire process.
• You must print the Athletic Clearance Form.
• You must print one Online Registration Sports Summary Page for each sport of participation.
• Note: If this is the second or third sport, only the Online Registration Sports Summary Page must be submitted.

March 12th – Track and Field

On 12 Mar 11, the Acalanes track team participated in the Dan Gabor Sprint Festival held at Amador Valley HS.  Here are some selected results:
Katie Barton: first in the 300 hurdles
Brianna Wilkinson: third in the shot put
Joe Dreyer: fourth in the 100
Caroline Wilcox: fifth in the 300 hurdles
Lisa Carrington: fifth in the 100
Nathaniel Chung: sixth in the 100

D. Faulkner

March 11th – Track and Field

On Friday, 11 Mar 11, some of the track team participated in the Dan Gabor Distance Festival.  Some of results were:
Katie Berge: first in the 800
Amy Hollshwandner: second in the 800
Adler Faulkner: third in the 800

Kelli Berge finished third in the 1600 and Annie Marggraff finished 4th in the 3200

D. Faulkner

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