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Track Meet 3/13/24

Emily Gonzalez
Leading The Pack

The track meet on March 13 was an exciting event to be at. There were so many different activities during the meet and so many runners from Buena Park, Sunny Hills, and Troy. 

Starting off with full time varsity football and track athlete Danny Washington, he scored third place in varsity discus throw with a distance of 28.39m. What a great performance by him.

Next up, Joshua Chavez won third place in the 800m run with a time of 2:14.17. What a nice run.

Time for frosh and sophomores. Saxton,Taylor, Oaks, Chaves, and Delgado scored second place in the 4×100 relay with 49.39 seconds. Team work makes the dream work.

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Brenda Mendoza ran the 3200m and scored third place with a time of 13:52.87. So much stamina needed for that run and third place is a great rank. 

Danny Donovan Washington, the twin of Danny Washington, won first place in varsity shot put winning with 11.48m, just surpassing Sunny Hill’s Larry Alvarez 11.45m. Jesus Sandoval also backed up Buena Park scoring third place with 10.92m.

Girls varsity shot put had Elizabeth Sandoval, scoring second place with 8.43m. What a tremendous show of athleticism.

There were many more contestants in this meet who have everyone’s utmost respect in Buena Park High School. Every athlete showed incredible amount of persistence and strength during this meet and we are all proud of their accomplishments.

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Jared Garcia
Jared Garcia is a junior ready for his first year of journalism. He is looking forward to writing articles and bringing information to the students.   In his free time, he sleeps. He enjoys playing video games. cooking, talking and hanging out with his girlfriend, listening to music, playing instruments, and taking long naps.
Emily Gonzalez
Emily Gonzalez is a junior looking forward to her third year in journalism. As a journalist, she wants to share school activities and up-to-date news with other students and hopes to get a lot done this year.
She hangs out with her pets when she isn't doing anything school-related. She also likes foxes, tigers, and opossums, playing video games, listening to music, and hanging out with her boyfriend and family.

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