The Fullerton Boys track team competed in the Fullerton City Championships this past Saturday which included league foes Sunny Hills and Troy high school. It was the first official meet of the season for the tribe but that did not stop numerous boys and girls from setting new personal bests. The meet was scored by awarding five points for an individual race win, three points for 2nd place, two points for 3rd place, and one point for 4th place.
Varsity Boys Sprints: Caleb Garner won both the 200m (23.39) and the 400m (53.23) and was awarded boys athlete of the meet for Fullerton High School. Senior Damian Yepez won the 110m hurdles (16.16) and place 3rd in the 300m hurdles (43.83). Chris Perez place 2nd in the 300m hurdles with a new lifetime best of 43.82.
Varsity Boys Distance: Cyrus Burton ran new lifetime best in the 1600m (5:02.98) and 800m (2:20.50).
Varsity Boys Field Events: Junior Roman Lopez place 4th in the shot put (36’10.5”) and Christian Bougas placed 4th in the discus (106’09”).
Frosh-Soph Boys Sprints: Sophomore Mason Calvillo place 3rd in 100 meters (12.34) while teammate Yeashua Taylor (12.45) placed 4th. Mason also place 4th in the 200 meters (25.72) while teammate Justin Smith placed 3rd (25.56). Justin also won the 400 meters (55.14), holding off a later charging Sunny Hills runner. Cooper Davenport also scored a point in the 400 meters (59.24) with his 4th place finish. Freshman Dorian Yepez dominated the 110m hurdles (18.27) and placed 2nd in the 300m hurdles (47.31). The boys 4×100 (47.72) and 4×400 (4:03.19) won their races and included teammates Yeashua Taylor, Mason Calvillo, Justin Smith, Nicholas Arnold, and Bryan Izguerra.
Frosh-Soph Distance: Freshman duo Carlos Martinez and Troy Fernandez place 2nd and 3rd in the 1600 meters with new personal bests of 5:11.10 and 5:11.47. Carlos returned in the 800 meters to place 4th 2:28.78.
Frosh-Soph Boys Field Events: Franklin Honrado (34’09.0”) and Anthony Iynguez (33’03.50’) place and 3rd and 4th in the boys shot put.
The boys will compete next at La Mirada High School on Wednesday, 03/11 at 3pm.
For complete meet results, click here: https://www.athletic.net/TrackAndField/MeetResults.aspx?Meet=398309&show=all&gender=f