Track Team with strong showing!
TRACK & FIELD
Facing some cold temps, but with determined minds and legs, the MS Lakers Track team had another strong showing last week at Trinity Prep in the second GOAC meet. With overall finishes placing the Boys team in 2nd place and the Girls in 3rd, the team experience lots of PRs on the track and in the field. Top 8 point scorers for the Lakers included the following: Manolo Fernandez (100, 4×100), Jason Schwartz (100, 400), Gabriel Mantovani (100, 4×100, Shot Put), Maaz Mohiuddin (200, 4×100), Lorenzo Allwood (400, 1600), Michael Crocetti (400, 800, Shot Put), Caleb Cheng (400, 4×100, 4×400), Eshan Ali (800, 4×400), Kingston Miranda (4×400), Anderson Davies (4×400), Parker Brown (Shot Put) Jasleen Sodhi (100, 200, 4×100), Gloria High (100, 400, Shot Put, 4×400), Sade Laitinen (800, 1600, 4×800), Olivia Ikeda (1600, 4×400), Maria Albuquerque (4×100), Priyana Bhatta (4×100, 4×400), Fatimah Choudhury (4×100), Salma Farid (4×400), Fariya Hussain (Long Jump). Full standings can be found at www.elitetiming.net. Way to go, Lakers!
Standing toe to toe with some of the best track athletes in the state, the Lakers Track and Field team made some impressive showings on Saturday at the Kowboy Invitational at Osceola High School. Highlights include a 4th place finish by Natasha March in Girl’s Long Jump where she setting a school record with a jump of 16 ft 5.75 inches. Zuhaib Khan, Mathews Peres, Chris Fetters, and Zavien Williams teamed up to run the 4×400 meter relay under the lights. Their time of 3:35.51 earned them 7th place overall and was the fastest time run by WPS since 2015. The Lakers will compete this Friday at the Mount Dora Christian Invitational. Good luck, Lakers!