2006 Agua Fria Lady Owls Track and Field

2006 AGUA FRIA GIRLS TRACK AND FIELD ...................................... Front Row-(L-R) Desiree Johnson, Ariana Shannon, Brittany Williams, Cynthia Belzer, LaTorri Lindsay, Madeline Turner ................................. 2nd Row- Tiffany Perry, Irene Owusu-Ankomah, x,x,x, Gea Soto ......... 3rd Row- Michelle Stanback, Briana Greer, DaNey Teague, Candice Gray, Megan Shelton .. Top Row- Jasmine Easley, Kandi Sims.

2006 Season Highlights  Dual Meet Record 14-1 (undefeated in region)-- 4 Invitational Titles- , 2nd Place West Valley Region 139 pts,  4th place 4a Div 1 State Meet  41 pts.

5/10/06-5/13/06 4a Div 1 State Meet- 4th place 41pts(40 pts in 05).. Under some very adverse conditions , the ladies had a strong state meet overall,considering a hamstring injury for Jasmine and a knee injury for Kandi; weren't able to do all the events to have a higher team finish, but were victorious in their specialties. Jasmine won the 100m in 12.20  after hobbling a 12.97 in the prelims, and grabbed 2nd in the 200 in 25.30. Kandi won the SP with a 38'5 PR (#2 all time AF), 3rd in Discus 104'6 P.R. Candice Gray took 6th in the Shot with a 31'6" effort, the girls 4x1 earned 5th place medals with a 50.48 mark. Other noteable marks were: Brittany Williams 10th in High Hurdles with a school record 16.87..DaNey Teague(15th) Freshman Record in HH 17.71.. Madeline Turner(13th) sophomore record in 800m 2:28.23.

5/2/06-5/4/06- West Valley Region Meet-2nd Place 139 pts( 139 in '05 also but 1st)..with just 12 girls..the ladies put up a huge number of points ..averaging over 10 a piece..started out on a bad note with Kandi twisting her knee in the L.J. and the ladies trailing by 33 pts after the 1st day..Everyone came up big on day 2 and were even by the 400 relay which we won in a seasons best 50.19. The judge that DQ'd Millennium then changed his call and the 400 break was too short by 15 min for Jasmine to run (otherwise the ladyowls win).. Not to take anything away from our ladies effort.. Great job by Brittany and DaNey (1-2) in the Hurdles..Kandi (36) and Candice(33) 1-3 in the shot. Kandi (1st)in the Tj 33'. Jasmine and Bre(1-3) in the 100/200. Megan 3rd in the 1600 and 2nd in th 3200m, Madeline 2nd in the 800m after her ankle injury.  

4/15/06 Tempe Relays Small School Champion (under 2000 enrollment-Combined with Boys)..Huge Trophy! Top 9 teams-

Agua Fria 74
Moon Valley 44
Chaparral 39
Tempe 36
McClintock 32
Greenway 31
Pinnacle 29
Paradise Valley-27
Higley 19

Jasmine ran 12.31, 25.17 and had a 56.6 anchor on the 4x4... Tiffany(62.4), DaNey(65) Madeline(63) ran a 4:08.67 # 1 in 4a Div 1 and .18 off the school record! Kandi got 3 medals and had 4 good events Tiffany hit 13.33 and Bre 27.30!

4/8/06 Estrella Foothills Invitational Champions- 108 pts..14 teams
Jasmine ran 7 races..prelims and finals in 100, 200, 400 & 4x1...won outstanding female runner plaque(30 pts) Kandi Sims won outstanding Female field performer plaque with a 1st (triple jump) 2nd (Shot Put )and a third(Discus)..24 pts before having to leave. Madeline Turner -PR in 1600 5:43 - and a 2nd in 800 2:31 and 63 split in the 4x4!.. Megan had a big PR 13:18 in the 3200! This was a first prelim/finals in the same day and the sprint team came up big ..scoring in 100/200 & 400m .

4/1/06 Covina Invitational- Starting in the cold rain and finishing under the dark of night the ladies performed well and set some P.R.s in this non-team scoring meet with 25 teams. They awarded Jasmine the top female runner award after she swept the 100 and 200 meters in 12.48 and 25.38.. The girls 4x4 improved 6 seconds to 4:16 which was good enough for 4th place.

3/25/06 Chandler Invitational - 77 teams competed at the 66th annual event. The Lady Owls earned 20 pts which was also 20th place.. 3rd in 4a....Jasmine qualified for the state meet with 12.49 and 59.78 clockings in the 100 and 400 meters. Kandi broke the school record and qualified for state with a 34' 11 1/2" Triple jump.. The 4x100 m relay turned in the fastest 4a time and got 5th in 50.68.

3/18/06 Phoenix Christian Invitational Champions- 102 pts -20 teams- A cool and windy day at Phoenix College turned golden for the Lady Owls as the scored in 13 of 17 events. Kandi Sims jumped 34'6" in the TJ ..2nd in LJ and SP 3rd in Discus.. Jasmine ran into a strong headwind but took 3 firsts.. The sprint corps was great scoring in 100, 200 and 400m and getting a win in their heat of th 4x4!

3/4/06 Tolleson Invitational Champions- 112 points - 13 4A and 5A Teams.. 1st invitational of the year and first time the Lady Owls have won here. Jasmine won the 100 and 200m. Kandi won the TJ second in the shot put and won the Long Jump. The 4x1 was victorious in 51.60. Nice jumps by Ariana and Desiree. DaNey, Michelle in the 400 and Brittany in the HH medaled in a great team effort!