On Wednesday, May 6, the division 1 state championship kicked off at Mesa Community College just outside Phoenix. It was hot, but relatively nice for this time of year in Arizona.
This meet wasn't about medals, team scores, or 1st place; it was all about running fast.
Basha Hosted a thriller City meet yesterday, it was exciting all the way to the 4x4, read about the highlights here. Arizona Milesplit Photo.
The best entertainment of the night/comedic relief was the watermelon relay. The watermelon relay is a 4x100m relay comprised only of throwers; and instead of a baton, they have to pass a watermelon.
Yarithza Soto was able to defeat Alexis Nichols in a tight 800m duel on Thursday at the Sun Angel Classic. Arizona Milesplit Photo.
The 63rd Kiwanis Invitational took place at Vista Grande High school. Luckily for the athletes, it didn't get quite as hot as expected during the day, but the conditions weren't exactly ideal with the wind blowing incessantly
The second week of the invitational track season kicked off on Friday, March 13 at the Brophy Sports Campus for the AMDG Invite. It was a typical day for track in Arizona with nothing but sunshine and temperatures in the mid 80's.
Missed the Aztec Invitational? Catch up on all the action here!