Former Piner stars Dezirae and Kyra Johnson are still leading the way just now on the college level for Fresno State.

Dezirae won the 400 in a PR of 54.37 at the Mountain West Conference Championship this week held at University of Wyoming.
Kyra ran a new Empire record in the 400 hurdles with a time of 58.61 for second place. The winning time was 58.31.
In the 4 X 400 relay Dezirae ran lead-off and Kyra anchored with the time of 3:38.45 for another win, just missing the school record of 3:37.63.

Complete Results

400m HURDLES
58.61 Kyra Johnson, Fresno State (Piner ’12) Mountain West Championships 5/17/14
59.96 Wendi Simmons, Graceland (Santa Rosa HS ’87) in 1990
59.99 Dezirae Johnson, Fresno State (Piner ’12) 3/15/14 Clovis
60.88 Alena Cook, SSU 2006
60.91 Annette Spear, SSU 1989
61.66 Deanne Malvino “Neff”, SSU (Montgomery ’78, SRJC) 1984
62.57 Teri Smith, SSU 2006
62.66 Katie Schukle, Santa Rosa H.S. 1996
62.86 Claire Bingham, Boston College (Healdsburg) 2012
63.24 Jackie Boriolo, SRJC 1979

400 METERS
54.04+ Wendi Simmons, Nike Coast (Santa Rosa HS ’87) at Los Angeles 1993
54.37 Dezirae Johnson, Fresno State (Piner ’12) Mountain West Championships 2014
55.12 Rose Criss, Analy 5/31/97
55.34 Theresa Philopena, SRJC 1979
56.53 Jackie Chalmers, Montgomery 5/25/13 NCS MOC
56.72 Elizabeth Kain, SSU 2006
56.73 Jenna Lowder, Maria Carrillo at State trials 6/2/06
57.10 Darci Whyte, Santa Rosa HS 5/25/12 NCS MOC
57.38 Ashley Perlman, Analy 5/29/04 NCS
57.39 Sadia Ibrahim, Santa Rosa HS 4/19/13 Woody Wilson

4×400 METER RELAY
3:37.56 Lauren Wallace, member of UC Davis (Ukiah ’08) 2013
3:38.45 Dezirae and Kyra Johnson, members of Fresno State (Piner ’12) 5/17/14
3:40.57 Rose Criss, member of UC Davis (Analy ’97) 2000