The Redwood Empire has had great success at the North Coast Section Meet of Champions. See how many of these questions you can answer for the meets through 2013. Answers at the bottom.

How many events has the Redwood Empire won at MOC over the years.
33, 56, 82 or 180?

Which athlete has won the most MOC titles and how many?

What father and daughter were both MOC Champs?

What is the only event Healdsburg has won?

Who was the first girl winner for the Redwood Empire?

Who has won both the high jump and pole vault?

Which athlete has won for two different schools?

Montgomery’s Mel Gray was the 1967 State champion in the 100, 220 and placed in the long jump and 880 Relay. What events did he win that year at MOC?

Who were the only brothers to each win?

Which athlete was able to win both hurdle races?

Which pre 1960 winner is still coaching today?

Who were the only sisters to each win?

Which school had two athletes tie for a win?

How many of the other five athletes who had four wins in their career can you name?

Which is the only school to win an official team Championship at MOC?

What is the only individual event the Redwood Empire has not ever won.

Which is the only large school still looking for their first win?

List of all the Empires’ winners by school.

ANSWERS

How many events has the Redwood Empire won at MOC over the years, through 2013.
33, 56, 82 or 180?
Answer 180

Which athlete has won the most MOC titles and how many?
Montgomery’s Sara Bei at eight.
1998, 4:52.10 1600
1998 10:41.72 3200
1999 4:55.58 1600
1999 10:28.75 3200
2000 4:44.09 1600
2000 10:33.14 3200
2001 4:46.17 1600
2001 10:17.14 3200

What father and daughter were both MOC Champs?
Dan Aldridge, Petaluma 1:50.3 800 1975
Jennie Aldridge, Maria Carrillo 4:50.18 1600 2002

What is the only event Healdsburg has won?
Javelin: Alec Skee, 145-3¼ 1922.

Who was the first girl winner for the Redwood Empire?
Deanne Neff, Montgomery 5-6 High Jump 1978.

Who has won both the high jump and pole vault?
Ukiah’s Eric Richardson, 5-8½ High Jump, 12-2 Pole Vault 1920

Which athlete has won for two different schools?
Julia Stamps-Rincon Valley Jr. High and Santa Rosa High
1994 10:28.49 3200, still at Rincon Valley Jr. High
1995 10:19.91 3200 SRHS
1996 10:13.7 3200 SRHS
1997 4:42.79 1600 SRHS
1997 10:19.51 3200 SRHS

Montgomery’s Mel Gray was the 1967 State champion in the 100, 220 and placed in the long jump and 880 Relay. What events did he win that year at MOC?
Answer: None, Gray did win the 220 and long jump in 1966, plus anchored the winning 880 Relay team.

Who were the only brothers to each win?
Analy pole vaulters Sam Ono, 11-10 1932 and Kanemi Ono, 12-7½ 1936, 12-9 1937.

Which athlete was able to win both hurdle races?
Petaluma’s Tom Moore, 120yd HH 15.7 and 220yd LH 26.5 in 1932

Which pre 1960 winner is still coaching today?
Bill Hook, 56-6¼ Shot Put 1958

Who were the only sisters to each win?
Montgomery’s Amy Bei, 10-6 Pole Vault 1998 and Sara Bei, 1998-2001 1600 & 3200.

Which school had two athletes tie for a win?
Jack Fore and Vernal Howard of Analy tied with Jack Dunbar of Berkeley at 5-10¼ in the high jump in 1934.

How many of the other five athletes who had four wins in their career can you name?
Santa Rosa’s Wayne Weeks
Shot Put 45-2 1915 & 48-10½ 1916 and Discus 112-8 1915 & 117-3½ 1916,
Analy’s Wilbur Talbot
400 1923 52.6 & 1924 51.4 and 120yd HH 1924 16.3 &1925 16.2
El Molino’s Sharon Polley
100 12.59 1986 & 12.48 1988 and 200 25.53 1987 & 26.44 1988.
Cardinal Newman’s Brian Chase
Shot Put 57-11 1996 & 58-7½ 1997 and Discus 167-1 1996 & 167-6 1997.
Sonoma Valley’s Mindy Wiley
High Jump 5-10 2003, 5-6 2004, 5-11 2005, 5-6 2006.

Which is the only school to win an official team Championship at MOC?
Montgomery boys in 1966 with 40 points.

What is the only individual event the Redwood Empire has not ever won.
Girls triple jump. The only relay the Empire has ever won was in the boys 880 Relay.

Which is the only large school still looking for their first win?
Windsor-Best: 4th Mike Tracy, High Jump 6-4 2008 & 2009