Under windy conditions at Freitas Field on Wednesday
, the Padre Track and Field teams defeated St. Ignatius on both the Varsity (73-62) and Frosh/Soph levels (81-55).
Stefan Seul continues to lead the team with another double event win in the shot put (45-9.25) and discus (142-8). Armon Plummer swept both hurdle events (110HH - 16.09; 300IH - 41.14). Marcus Alvarez and Jordan Kenison led the horizontal jumpers with a 1-2 finish in the long jump (Alvarez - 20-8.5; Kenison - 20-7) and switched their order for the triple jump (Kenison - 42-4; Alvarez - 41-8.25). Alvarez finished 2nd in the high jump (5-8) and both Kenison and Alvarez ran legs on the winning 4x400m Relay team along with Noriega Moffett and Nicolas Jones. Matt Herrera won both the 1600m (4:43.04) and the 3200m (10:49.08).
For the Frosh Soph team, Jack Allara raced to two wins in the hurdles (65mHH - 9.93; 300IH - 43.67). Brendon Carbullido won both the 400m (55.20) and the long jump (19-1), Scott Fitzpatrick won the 100m (12.27) and took second in the long jump (18-0.5). Dustin Hatlen had an impressive win in the pole vault (11-0), Eric Niland led a sweep in the shot put (47-8.75) with Josaiah Tafilele (39-5.75) and 'Atonio Mafi (39-0.75). Frosh Greg Smith won the high jump (5-6) and classmate Elijah Folau had a commendable personal best in the discus with his 2nd place finish (104-3).
Members of the Varsity team compete this Friday and Saturday at the Stanford Invitational. Click the link below for the full dual meet results-