2019 Track & Field
Congratulations to the SFWS Track & Field team & Coach Cole on an outstanding season!
The boys track and field team competed at the New Mexico State Track & Field Championships last Friday and Saturday. Here is Coach Cole’s review:
The boys 4 x 100 relay team, Koray Gates, Jackson Cole, Gabriel Boston-Freidman and Andres Gonzalez, ran in the preliminaries improving the time their with a 53.84.
Andres moved forward to the finals in the 300 hurdles finishing 8th overall with a time of 46.21, setting a new personal record. Andres also competed in javelin, throwing a 108'.
Leander Laga Abram set a new personal record in triple jump, jumping a 32' 1.25".
Words from Coach Cole: "I'm very proud of the team and I also deeply appreciate the support of the varsity girls track team who went to the meet and cheered on our athletes."
Varsity Track & Field State Championships are Friday & Saturday, May 10-11th, 2019. The team will travel down to the UNM Track and Field complex Friday morning, stay the night in a hotel, and come back Saturday after the qualifiers have competed in their events.
Here is Coach Cole’s review of last week’s district meet:
Shot put- Andres was 4th overall. Jackson Cole was 6th and Koray also competed with a good throw. Deedee set a new PR and Bri Yellowhorse also competed.
Javelin- Andres finished 1st overall in javelin setting a new PR with his throw. He will be competing at the State Championships in javelin . Koray also set a PR along with Jackson. From the girls Deedee was our Javelin thrower.
Discus- Deedee threw for a PR as did Bri who finished 5th overall for girls. Andres finished 3rd overall, Jackson finished 4th, Koray also competed in this event.
800m- Gabriel competed in his first 800, finishing 5th overall and Samantha also took on the 800 for the first time and ran an excellent race.
400m- Samantha set a new personal record and Jackson finished 5th overall, setting a new PR.
300 hurdles- Andres set a new personal record and finished first overall qualifying for State.
4x100 relay- Our boys 4X100m relay team finished second overall, qualifying for state. The team included Koray, Jackson, Gabriel, and Andres.
100m- Bri finished 6th overall. Deedee also competed, coming close to breaking her PR. Koray also ran, setting a new PR in the race
MS GIRLS PLACE 1ST, BOYS 3RD AT SFIS INVITE!
We are incredibly proud to announce that Middle School girls Track & Field team took 1st place overall in the SF Indian School Invite yesterday, beating 10 impressive teams including St. Michaels, Taos, Poajoaque and Pecos, among others. The boys team also rocked this meet and got 3rd place overall! WAY TO GO WOLVES!!
Special thanks to Koray Gates for the photos.
Jackson Blose - 5th place 200M
Jackson Cole - 1st place 400M
Nico Chastenet - 1st place 800M
Eno Little - 5th place 110M hurdles
Nico Chastenet - 2nd place high jump
Nico Chastenet - 3rd place triple jump
Gabriel Boston Friedman - 5th place triple jump
Jackson Cole - 2nd place discus
Jackson Cole - 1st place shot put
Relay Team - 3rd place 1600M
Madeleine Mena - 2nd place 100M
Kristen Kyser (6th) - 5th place 100M
Madeleine Mena -1st place 200M
Aneena Clinger - 2nd place 200M
Kristen Kyser - 1st place triple jump
Daisy Russell - 5th place triple jump
Aneena Clinger - 2nd place 100M hurdles
Ria Baker - 3rd place 800M
Ria Baker - 3rd place high jump
Rowan Midgette - 4th place high jump
Aneena Clinger - 2nd place long jump
Madeleine - 5th place long jump
3rd place 400M Relay
2nd place 800M Relay
4th place Medley Relay
AN END OF SEASON NOTE FROM COACH COLE:
Thank you for an awesome season! We had a strong finish at the last two Middle School meets and the Varsity District 1A meet. The Middle School Boys got first in District and the Girls got Second over all. I am so proud of everyone.
Thank you to all the parents for your help driving and volunteering at the meets.
MIDDLE SCHOOL TRACK & FIELD
TIME OF SEASON: Late February - Early May
LEVELS OF PLAY: Grades 6-8
AGE OF PROGRAM: 2005
PRACTICE INFORMATION: Regular season practice location is NMSD, on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 3:30-5:00pm.
HEAD COACH - Coach Cole
VARSITY TRACK & FIELD
TIME OF SEASON: Late February - Early May
LEVELS OF PLAY: Grades 9-12
AGE OF PROGRAM: 2006
PRACTICE INFORMATION: Regular season practice location is NMSD, on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, 3:30-5:00pm.
HEAD TRACK COACH - Coach Cole