The lone individual to claim any victories at the Arcadia Invitational in the two-day meet was Desert Vista's Edmund Baker, who jumped 6-feet-7 to win the open boys high jump competition on Saturday. By virtue of his victory, Baker earned a spot in the invitational high jump later on Saturday. He placed sixth in the invitational with a jump of 6-5.

Desert Vista had four athletes place in Friday's competition.

Aidan Foster was third in the boys pole vault, clearing 14-9.

Merritt Ten Hope was sixth in the pole vault at 10-7.

Sophomore Jarek Hilgers was 7th in the long jump at 21-11 ½.

Riley Pendergast was 4th in the shot put at 50-7 ¼.

In Saturday's highlights Desert Vista's Yasmine Yacut was third in the girls 800 in 2:14.85.

Desert Vista's Michael Ingrassia was sixth in the invitational 300 hurldes in 39.00

Desert Vista's Kadie McNamara won the open girls discus with a throw of 133-11 and then threw in the invitational portion and threw a personal best of 134-7.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.