Roberto Aguilera took fourth in the 1,600 finals for the Ferndale track and field team’s top finals performance on day one of the Class 3A District 1 Track and Field Championships on Wednesday, May 20, at Shoreline Stadium.
Aguilera posted a time of 4 minutes, 23.39 seconds, about six seconds off of his personal best for the season, according to Athletic.net.
Sprinter Daniel Jones qualified for the finals in the 100, 200 and 400. He was fourth in the 400 prelims with a 51.46, second in the 200 prelims with a 22.92, and fourth in the 100 prelims with an 11.33.
In girls’ action, Paige Devine posted the second-best time in the 300 hurdle prelims with a 46.84, just 0.81 off the leader. She also qualified for the 100 hurdles finals with a fifth place 16.06.
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Carson Genger took 11th in the boys’ high jump final, clearing 5 feet, 6 inches even. He fell just short of his personal best of 5-10.00.
Anatoliy Balko and Carter Colon competed in the boys’ pole vault finals, taking eighth and 13th, respectively. Balko cleared 11-06.00, a personal best by a foot, while Colon made it over a 10-06.00 mark, just short of his best mark of 11 feet even.
The Class 3A District 1 Track and Field Championship meet continues on Friday, May 22, at Shoreline Stadium, with finals in all the sprints and the rest of the field events.
Class 3A District 1 Track and Field Championship
At Shoreline Stadium
100: Dexter Carter (Glacier Peak) 11.11; 200: Harold Williams II (Lynnwood) 22.47; 400: Will DeMaris (Glacier Peak) 49.99; 800: Dejon Devroe (Oak Harbor) 1:58.50; 110 hurdles: Christapherson Grant (Meadowdale) 14.4; 300 hurdles: Christapherson Grant (Meadowdale) 40.23; 4x100: Shorewood 43.47; 4x400: Marysville-Getchell 3:27.45.
1,600: John Rodeheffer (Oak Harbor) 4:19.42; Shot put: Nicholas Blair (Everett) 53-03.00; High jump: Ronnie Gary (Shorewood) 6-05.00; Pole vault: Ilya Nikitenko (Marysville-Pilchuck) 13-03.00; Long jump: Michael Forster (Arlington) 21-09.50.
100: Chrislove Brandt (Shorewood) 12.63; 200: Jordyn Edwards (Lynnwood) 25.13; 400: Jordyn Edwards (Lynnwood) 55.87; 800: Jessica Ong (Mountlake Terrace) 2:19.38; 100 hurdles: McKenna Hunt (Mountlake Terrace) 15.42; 300 hurdles: Rita Sakharov (Lynnwood) 46.03; 4x100: Arlington 50.34; 4x200: Lynnwood 1:47.04; 4x400: Lynnwood 4:00.35.
1,600: Mikayla Pivec (Lynnwood) 4:54.49; Discus: Justean Landis (Arlington) 131-06; Javelin: Jessica Ludwig (Arlington) 116-07; Long jump: Chinne Okoronkwo (Mountlake Terrace) 17-10.50.