South Students Excel at State Track and Field Championships

Posted by Community Relations Department at 5/23/2012 12:00:00 PM

Scott Simpson took state titles in the 100 and 200 meters, and teammate Jordan McLamb won the 400-meters, at the Division II State Track meet at Mesa Community College, March 12.  The Jaguars finished with 30 points, and 9th in the team totals.  Simpson, a senior ran 10.75 in the 100, and had a personal-best of 21.95 in the 200 meters.  McLamb ran 48.63 in the 400-meter.  Daniel Frietz, a sophomore, placed ninth in both the 1600 and 3200-meter races.   The  South Mountain Girls best showing was a third place finish in the 4 x 100 relay.  The girls finished 18th in the team totals, with 11 points.