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Prescott High School Does Well At Bradshaw Mountain Track Meet
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20 April 2017  
Prescott High School competes in field events at Bradshaw Mountain High School on Wednesday April 12th, 2017 in Prescott, Valley, Arizona. All Photos by: Torrence Dunham
Prescott High School Has Multiple Competitors Finish First in Track Meet

PRESCOTT VALLEY- Bradshaw Mountain High School hosted a track and field meet on Wednesday April 12th, 2017 as rival Prescott High School attended along with other schools such as Chino Valley and Mayer High School.

Prescott High School had two competitors finish first in the running events with Levi Habecker winning the 180 meter.

Makenna Jex for Prescott High School won the shot-put at 28.1’ as Mary Hald placed second in the discus at 67.2. Additionaly, Micaela Willman tied for first with 4’ in the high-jump. The Badgers also had two competitors finish first in the running events.

“The team did good,” said Prescott High School assistance coach Ken Swigart. “Toward the end of the season you start focusing on your varsity, so meets like this let us focus on our junior people and allows them to get points toward their letter.”

Meanwhile, Bradshaw Mountain High School did well in the field events with Ryan Shaver finishing first in the shot-put and discus while Jordan Minor placed first in the triple-jump at 42.0’.

The girl's team had three competitors place in the top-ten for shot-put with Reillie Smith coming in second, Julie Schuchard fifth and Bailey Rozendaal sixth. Additionaly, Courtnie Cobb picked up third in discus. Rozendaal was the lone first-place recipient for the girl’s field events finishing with 14’33” in the long jump.

A Bears’ competitor finished first in four of the six individual track events for the boys while Jazlyn Cornejo took first in the 300 meter dash for the girl’s team.

“Today was really good,” said Bradshaw Mountain head coach Jason Shaver. “We had a really good time. it’s always nice when we get Prescott, Chino, Mayor, surrounding areas, to come over and have some fun with us on the track.”

Finally, Chino Valley High School had two top-five finishers in the boy’s field events as Joshua Jackson came in fifth at the shot put with 37.7’ and Aaron Morgan took second in the discus with 57.7’.

Torrence Dunham

Torrence Dunham is a multimedia journalist who graduated with a Bachelor's Degree from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University.  Torrence is our PrescottValleyeNews.com Correspondent covering local news and events in Prescott Valley. He is also the lead sports correspondent and play-by-play pro for all our multimedia news sites. If he's not adding to his extensive sports bobble-head collection, he's talking baseball, his favorite. Follow him on Twitter: @Tadunham.