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Redwood Empire High School Track and Cross Country

Johnson sisters win


Former Piner runners, Kyra and Dezirae Johnson, both Fresno State juniors now, helped win the 1600 relay in 3:37.39 at the MOUNTAIN WEST CONFERENCE Championships at San Diego State University. Complete Results Kyra Johnson was also a winner in the 400m hurdles. Johnson helped the Bulldogs gain 10 points by setting a new personal best with a time of 58.22. Sister Dezirae Johnson placed fourth in the women’s 800m finals with a time of 2:09.79. The Relay time is the… Read More »

SRJC Julia Grimm, All American

JC State Meet at San Mateo: team results Overall Results Men finished 18th out of 33 teams Women finished 16th out of 40 teams Women’s Results: Javelin – Julia Grimm, 3rd place – All American – 131’3″ High Jump – Julia Grimm, 4th place – All American – 5’3.25″ Heptathlon – Julia Grimm, 4th place – All American – 4214Men’s results: 1500m – Erica Ruiz, 8th place – 4:45.16 4×100 – Brandon Randel, Christian Corbin, Kyle Vannetti, and Dontae Garcia,… Read More »

SRJC State qualifiers

NorCal finals Results State Qualifiers Men: Men’s 4×100 – Brandon Randel, Christian Corbin, Kyle Vannetti, and Dontae Garcia, 4th – 41.71 Javelin – Nick Diaz, 3rd – 179’2” Shot Put – Nick DeSoto, 6th – 49’1.75” Discus – Nick DeSoto, 4th – 148’3” Hammer – Nick DeSoto, 6th – 158’2” Steeplechase – Kevin Poteracke, 4th – 9:48.58, Jon Ahnberg, 5th – 9:48.97 Women: High Jump – Julia Grimm, 2nd – 5’3.25” Javelin – Julia Grimm, 2nd – 134’10” 1500m –… Read More »

Results for the Nor Cal Trials: Finals will be held next Friday at American River College. Here are the SRJC qualifiers: Men 4×100 – (Brandon Randel, Christian Corbin, Kyle Vannetti, Dontae Garcia), 42.36 1500 – Logan Stanley, 4:14.04 Steeple – Kevin Poteracke 9:37.07, Jon Ahnberg 9:41.68, Nathan Bailey 10:15.86, Daniel Mondragon 10:18.78 High Jump – Jay Garcia 1.68m Pole Vault – Devin Ramirez 4.23m, Gideon Halpin 4.10m Shot Put – Nick DeSoto 14.22m Discus – Nick DeSoto 48.00m Hammer –… Read More »

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SRJC track

SRJC went to three different meets this weekend. Here is the round up of all the action for Bear Cubs Track and Field: Results from Stanford: 100m: Christian Corbin 11.02, Brandon Randel 11.03 4x100m: 3rd in heat 2 – Brandon Randel, Christian Corbin, Kyle Vannetti, Dontae Garcia 42.35 Results from San Francisco State: Women: 5000m: Erica Ruiz 18:59.22, Luz Sanchez 19:04.19 Men: 400H: Mark Wilson 57.77, DJ Dartez 58.49 800m: Jon Ahnberg 2:00.69 1500m: Cristian Nazerak 4:05.72, Logan Stanley 4:06.36… Read More »

SRJC at ARC and San Jose

SRJC Track and Field went to San Jose and American River College this past weekend. At San Jose City College: Complete Results Top results: Men: Shot Put: 2nd Nick DeSoto – 13.49m, 3rd Cole Olson – 12.61m, 4th Alex Schwartz – 12.45m Discus: 2nd Nick DeSoto – 45.76m, 3rd Cole Olson – 42.44m Hammer: 2nd Nick DeSoto – 47.04m, 5th Nick Diaz – 41.30m Javelin: 1st Nick Diaz – 53.03m Women: Shot Put: Daisey Villegas – 9.77m, Courtney Rhoda –… Read More »

SRJC at the Hornet Invite

At Sacramento State: Complete results Women: 5000m: 5th Erica Ruiz – 19:07.79, 6th Luz Sanchez – 19:13.22 Men: 100m: Chirstain Corbin – 10.96, Brandon Randel – 11.09, Kyle Vannetti – 11.35 200m: Christain Corbin – 21.88, Brandon Randel – 22.53, Kyla Vannetti – 22.48 800m: Jon Ahnberg – 1:59.23 1500m: Logan Stanley – 4:07.94 5000m: 9th Cristain Nazarek – 15:27.91 400H: DJ Dartez – 57.14, Mark Wilson – 58.15 Steeple Chase: 2nd Kevin Poteracke – 9:37.17