Dons Track Athletes finish strong despite Prom conflict

Last week, Track & Field competed at the Diablo Athletic League Championship meet. For those not in the know, this marks the final Frosh-Soph competition of the season and the start of NCS for all athletes who finished in the top 6.

In our 12 team league, our Prom-depleted boys and girls teams finished 3rd and 6th, respectively, and 23 Dons qualified for NCS!

Special congratulations to our Varsity League Champions:

  • Anna Weier in Varsity Girls Discus
  • Johnny Choi in the High Jump
  • Keaziah Smith in the Long Jump

And our Frosh-Soph League Champions:

  • Ryan Giorgianni in the Pole Vault
  • Ibis Pond in the Shotput

Some Notable non-Qualifying performances:

  • Josh Evans with huge PRs in the 1600 (5:00.28) and 3200 (10:40.60)
  • Anthony Ortale’s throw of 121’ 7” in the FS Boys Discus Trials
  • Charlotte Keohane’s PR of 13.56 in the 100M Trials
  • Victoria Flint breaks 14 seconds in the FS Girls 100M Trials

Full list of all qualifying athletes below

Varsity Girls

Girls 4×100 advances on placing

Girls 4×400 advances on placing

Anna Weier

  • League Champion in Discus with a PR of 114’ 8”
  • Also qualifies in Shotput (2nd)

Nicole Frigon

  • 2nd in girls 800M with a PR of 2:18.19

Lauren Yee

  • 3rd in girls 800M with a PR of 2:21.65 – and she’s only a freshman!

Mila Mathias

  • 6th in 100M Hurdles

Beatrice Weier

  • 4th in Discus with a PR of 93’ 10”

Emily Sverak

  • 4th in 300M Hurdles

Isabel Rasmussen

  • 5th in High Jump

Scarlette McCullough

  • 3rd in Long Jump

Varsity Boys

Boys 4×100 finishes 2nd

Boys 4×400 finishes 5th

Keaziah Smith

  • League Champion in Long Jump
  • Also qualifies in 100M (4th)

Johnny Choi

  • League Champion in High Jump
  • Also Qualifies in Long Jump (4th) with a PR of 20’ 9.25”

Kevin Mlynek

  • 5th in 400M with a PR of 50.89

Rayce Walton

  • 3rd in 800m with a PR of 2:01.55

Riley Noon

  • 6th in the 1600 with a PR of 4:27.63

Chris Rogers

  • 2nd in Long Jump with a PR of 22’ 5”
  • 3rd in High Jump

Clark King

  • 5th in High Jump

Irvin Chao

  • 3rd in Triple Jump