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Twenty One Saints Qualify for Track & Field State Tournament

We are now through 2 days of the AIA Division III Track & Field State Championship where 21 of our Saints have begun competition. 

In the Javelin, Freshman Charlie DeChant capped off his incredible first year campaign throwing 119' 4" on Saturday, May 7 and junior, Payton Riggins, threw 94' 9" on Wed. May 11. In the shot put throw, sophomore Diego Herrera-Vendrell threw 41' 5".

On the track we had many phenomenal performances; the boys 4x800m bettered their 18th seed coming into the State Meet to 11th and running their fastest time all year! Sophomore Ava Handel covered 1 mile in 5:32.63 running a new lifetime best! Many others of the 21-person contingency qualified for the state finals set for May 21 at Mesa Community college.

John Ruvo - 10.85 (qualified for final)

John Ruvo - 21.81 (NEW PERSONAL BEST/ qualified for final)
Noah Trigueros - 23.29

Aiden Weaver - 52.09
Sara Evans - 62.77
Lauren Skemp - 62.89

100m Hurdles
Deanna Lorde - 17.70

300m Intermediate Hurdles
Deanna Lorde - 47.78 (qualified for final)
Katherine Malloy - 51.47

4x100m Relay
Boys (Trigueros, Ruvo, Bush, Meyer) - 43.79 (qualified for final)
Girls (Chantler, Krutzik, B Belle, Lorde) - 50.79 (qualified for final)

4x400m relay
Boys (Ruvo, Trigueros, Grawer, Weaver) - 3:35.26
Girls (Skemp, Evans, Chantler, Krutzik) - 4:12.83 (qualified for final)

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