Maryvale Track and Field Won Both the Boys and Girls Phoenix Union Track and Field Championships

Posted by Community Relations on 5/3/2016

Maryvale Track and Field won both the Boys and Girls Phoenix Union Track and Field Championships, April 20 and 22.   The girls won their second title in three years and the boys won their third straight District championship. Renique Smith and Germanine Namegabe went 1-2 in Triple Jump; Jamari Van won Shot Put; Ivette Fierros won Pole Vault for the third consecutive year; Yarithza Soto won the 1600 meters for the second consecutive year and the 800 meters for the third consecutive year; 3200 meter relay team of Michelle Rodriguez, Ariz Duarte, Dia Warren, and Soto won for the second consecutive year; and the 1600 meter relay set another school record with Warren, Duarte, Smith, and Soto. Individual champions for the boys were Jerome Jeffcoat in both the 400 meters and the 200 meters; Brandon Harris in Triple Jump; and the 1600 meter relay of Aaron Demiah, Daniel Avila, Harris, and Jeffcoat.