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When you live in this country you know that the three major sports are football, basketball and baseball. And while track and field is considered a minor sport in the U.S., I would argue that having a good foundation in track and field can truly help any athlete in his or her chosen athletic discipline.
The Ahwatukee Foothills News took home some top honors Saturday night at the Arizona Newspapers Association’s Better Newspapers Contest.
Photographer David Jolkovski won first place in “Best Sports Photograph” for his “Pole Vaulting” photos.
Dani Jones put together one heck of a state meet.
The remark came with the adrenaline still pumping through his veins so when Paul Lucas proclaimed he was going to approach the 10 second 100-meter dash before his career at Mountain Pointe was done it could be brushed off as competitive bravado.
Spring sprang, and now summer has set in.
There were hurdles, blocks and bars all over the track Saturday at Mesa Community College.
MESA – There were hurdles, blocks and bars all over the track Saturday at Mesa Community College.
There are times when the most satisfying part of a meal is the appetizer.
Aliya Simpson, of Desert Vista, pole vaults during the state track meet at Mesa Community College on Wednesday, May 8, 2013.
Vanessa Davis, of Desert Vista, pole vaults during the state track meet at Mesa Community College on Wednesday, May 8, 2013.
MESA - The Desert Vista track team is off to a great start after Day 1 of the state meet.
Darkness can be paralyzing.
Valley Christian junior Aria Ottmueller, left, discusses strategy between jumps with teammate Colin Lowney, middle, and pole vault coach Perry Fraley.
Valley Christian junior Aria Ottmueller has shown tremendous courage in competing in qualifying for state in pole vault despite being legally blind.
Valley Christian junior Aria Ottmueller, who is legally blind, knows exactly how many steps it takes before placing the pole vault in the proper place in order to complete a jump.
Doing some catch up on track results from two big events over the weekend.
Paul Lucas is no longer just creating a buzz. He is on his way to establishing a legacy.
Desert Vista sophomore Vanessa Davis watches hopessly as the pole vault hits the bar on her final attempt on her way to a third-place finish.
A taste of California is coming to Chandler.
The track and field meet between Desert Vista and Mountain Pointe at Desert Vista on Wednesday, March 20, 2013. [David Jolkovski/AFN]
If area track athletes are posting state-leading and even record-breaking times and jumps just three weeks into the season, just what can be expected at the end of the year?
Jon Giles during pole vault practice at Desert Vista on Thursday, March 7, 2013.
Scott Marshall pole vaults during practice at Desert Vista on Thursday, March 7, 2013.
Pole vault practice at Desert Vista on Thursday, March 7, 2013.