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Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Arce-Torres, McLeish, French lead Taft boys with track and field wins

Gabe Arce-Torres
Taft senior Gabe Arce-Torres won the 200-meter dash in 23.57 and the 400 meters in 53.31. Photo by Lon French

 

The Taft High boys and girls placed second Thursday to host Amity in the West Valley League Icebreaker track and field meet.

Amity won the boys meet, 134-113, and the girls competition, 125-109 over the Tigers.

Taft senior Gabe Arce-Torres won the 200-meter dash in 23.57 and the 400 meters in 53.31.

Micah McLeish
Micah McLeish was victorious at 800 meters in 2:18.83

JJ French
JJ French won the Pole Vault

Taft junior Micah McLeish was victorious at 800 meters in 2:18.83, while freshman JJ French won the pole vault, with junior teammate Jacob Mayoral second.

 

Sophomore Kayden Wright was third in the 200-meter dash, and Mayoral third at 400 meters.

Freshman Jordyn Ramsey was second for the Taft girls at 400 and 1,500 meters, and freshman Autumn Ellis second in the 800 and third in the 1,500.

Ellis and Ramsey teamed with Olivia Williams and Savannah Russo to win the 4×400 relay.

4 x 400

Junior Kayla Brown was second in the high jump and sophomore Ella Knott second in the pole vault.

Knott was third in the 400, while sophomore Brooke Orendorff won the 3,000-meter run for Taft.

For complete results, go to:

https://www.athletic.net

West Valley League Icebreaker

Team Results

Boys

1.Amity134
2.Taft113
3.Dayton110
4.Sheridan87
5.Santiam Christian63
6.Willamina62

Girls

1.Amity125
2.Taft109
3.Santiam Christian87
4.Dayton69
5.Willamina65
6.Sheridan57

 

 

Jim Fossum
Jim Fossumhttp://SilverandBlackToday.com
Homepage Executive Editor and former longtime Sports Editor of the near-200,000 circulation Las Vegas Review-Journal, Fossum brings 40 years of award-winning experience covering virtually every facet of print and digital journalism to Lincoln City Homepage. The former longtime reporter for the Newport News-Times and Lincoln City News Guard is also Editor-in-Chief and Senior Columnist for SilverandBlackToday.com, which covers the NFL's Oakland (Las Vegas) Raiders.

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