Coach Eureka Hall
Eureka was born in Phoenix, AZ in 1973. Eureka is a proud mother of two. Currently she resides in Goodyear, AZ.
Eureka began participating in sports at the age of seven. She began competing through USA track and field with the Jesse Owen's Track Club. She won nationals in the 200 meters in Los Angeles, CA, and the 400 meters in Lincoln, NE. Besides competing at a very young age she moved to Safford, AZ with the Griffin's family, where she attended Safford High School in 1989-92. While competing at Safford Eureka was a 4 time state champion in the 100, 200, and 400 meters. Eureka received 16 total individual championships from 1991-92, and was selected as the all-around athlete at the Great Southwest winning gold medal in the 100, 200 and 40 0 meters. Also while competing in high school in 1991 and 1992 she was selected as the year's recipient of the Gatorade Circle of Champions Arizona High School Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Year. In 1991 Eureka was also named by the Arizona Republic as the Girls track and field athlete of the Year for the state of Arizona. Eureka still holds high school records today in 400 meters,52.99 and in the 200 meters, 23.89. Eureka was a U.S. Junior Champion in the 400 meters.
While attending Louisiana State University as a Lady Tiger, Eureka was a three-time NCAA champion. In 1992 she qualified at the Olympic Trials, advancing to the second round in New Orleans. Eureka Hall was ranked number one at the U.S. Pre in the 400 meters and number five in the 200 meters. She was also an All-American track and field team member in 1994 and 1996. The Lady Tigers set a PENN Relays 4x200 meter relay All- American record 1996. Eureka is an inductee in Louisiana State University Athletic Hall of Fame.
Coach Lambert is passionate about running and still runs today. You can find him running in local road races and triathlons. Coach Lambert will be out there running with the groups of athletes or riding his bike along with them.
Outside of coaching and running, Coach Lambert is a teacher at Cesar Chavez High School. He runs a both winter and summer running programs during the off season. He is a member of a local triathlon club and is the assistant cross country coach as well.