Jr. ‘Cats win girl’s track & field championship; boys are runners-up

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

By Andrew Luberda

The Ray Jr. High School Girl’s Track and Field team won the Central Junior High League Track and Field Championships on April 25, 2013. The Ray boys’ team finished as runners-up. Several Ray Jr. High athletes won individual championships as well.

Among the girls’ winners were Julie Meza (400m), Clair Cude (80m Hurdles and Long Jump), Martina Aranda (Shot Put), and the Ray 4×100 relay team also won a championship.

Other top finishers among the girls in the 100m were Claire Cude (2nd) and Jordan Baca (4th). Baca also finished third in the 200m dash. Augie Hinge finished fourth in the 800m run. In the 80m Hurdles Corrina Martinez finished fourth. Martina Aranda also finished fourth in the Long Jump and second in the Discus Throw.

Jonah Cude won the High Jump championship from the boys’ team. Other top finishers among the boys were Jordan Pace – fourth in the 200m dash – and Kenneth Palmer – third in the 800m run. Palmer also finished fourth in the 1600m run. Tanner Willis finished third in the 80m Hurdles. The Ray 4×100 relay team finished third. The Bearcats had four of the top five finishers in the High Jump event. Besides champion Jonah Cude, Jordan Pace finished third, while Kenneth Palmer and Christian Casillas finished tied for fourth. Paul Wormwood finished second in the Shot Put and third in the Discus Throw.

Head Coach Brian Coleman said all the student-athletes worked hard throughout the season and was pleased to see their hard work pay off. Coach Coleman is expecting more success in upcoming seasons.

“We had a very successful season,” he said. “I see a lot of hope for the future of Bearcats Track and Field.”

admin (7655 Posts)


facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Stories Just Posted

    Suspect Arrested for Marijuana Grow in Oracle

    April 23rd, 2015
    by

    On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 at 4:07 p.m. citizens from the Neighborhood Watch Program in Oracle reported suspicious activity at […]


    Head Start celebrates Week of the Young Child with field trips, father-kid activity

    April 22nd, 2015
    by

    Superior – According to Teresita Olmos, April has been a great month at Superior Head Start, with the students learning a little something about the joys of springtime growth and renewal.


    Panthers pick up much needed win versus Miners

    April 22nd, 2015
    by

    Superior Sun After losing four-straight games, the 10th-ranked Panthers’ baseball team was in desperate need of win heading into last Friday’s game against the eighth-ranked San Manuel Miners.


    Lady Panthers hold off fourth-ranked Miners

    April 22nd, 2015
    by

    Superior Sun After suffering a loss at fourth-ranked San Manuel earlier last week, the sixth-ranked Lady Panthers returned the favor in an 8 – 7 victory against the defending back-to-back


  • Stories Just For You

    Pastor’s Corner: Not My Way

    February 5th, 2014
    by

    By Pastor Joe Palmer Fellowship Baptist Church The song I think of when I think of Frank Sinatra is, “My […]


    Kearny Police Report

    February 5th, 2014
    by

    According to state law, there are two methods by which police may arrest suspected offenders. The suspect may be physically […]


    Jr. Bearcats end season undefeated and champions

    February 5th, 2014
    by

    By Andrew Luberda Copper Basin News The Ray Jr. High 8th Grade girls’ basketball team finished its season undefeated while […]


    Lady Bearcats get important win against Wildcats

    February 5th, 2014
    by

    By Andrew Luberda Copper Basin News The Bearcats girls’ basketball team put itself in good position to secure a sectional […]


  • Facebook

  • [Advertisement.]
  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather