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2012 All-Tribune Girls Track and Field

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Posted: Friday, June 8, 2012 6:06 am

All-Tribune Girls First Team

Event        Athlete           Yr.    School        Comment

100        Ky Westbrook       So.   Chandler      Dominant in sprint events, top time of 11.42 (wind-aided) and 11.65

200        Ky Westbrook       So.   Chandler      Swept 100 and 200 for second straight year, top time of 24.06

400     Dominique Jackson   Jr.    Chandler      Div. I runner-up with best time of 57.00

800      Lauren Ellsworth      Fr.     Highland       Div. I champion, ran 2:13.45, fastest time for a frosh in state history

1600      Sarah Fakler         Jr.      Xavier        Won her second straight Div. I title in the event, best time of 4:58.63

3200      Sarah Fakler        Jr.       Xavier        Led Gators’ dominance with best time of 10:33.45

100HH   Sydney Tassielli    Sr.  Valley Christian  Capped career with Div. IV state title in both hurdles

300IH   Makaila Flannigan   Jr.    Chandler        Div. I champion in both hurdles, ran 43.18 in 300

Long Jump   Jasmine Todd   Sr.  Chandler        Injury cut short her season, but not before jumping state-best 20-1 1/2

Triple Jump  Chloe Richardson  Jr.  Mtn. View   State champion, was one of best in all three jump events

High Jump   Ashlee Moore  So.  Hamilton         Defended state title in Division I

Pole Vault   Hunter Wilkes   Sr.   Hamilton         Div. I state champion, had best mark of 12-6

Shot Put     Bianca Finn      So.  Chandler         Had breakout season with a best throw of 41-8

Discus   Makenzie Holmes-Digiovine  So.  Desert Vista  Had best throw of the season with 134-9 toss

Athlete of the Year:  Ky Westbrook, Chandler

Coach of the Year:  Sandra Burkhard, Highland:  With the amount of talent Chandler has, it was almost a given that the Wolves would win their seventh straight state title. But Burkhard and Highland put together a very special season that ended with them claiming the runner-up trophy ahead of Hamilton, Xavier and Desert Vista. Highland beat Xavier at its own game, scoring plenty of points in the distance events, including winning the 4x800 relay by a wide margin.


All-Tribune Girls Second Team

Event         Athlete            Yr.   School      Comment

100       Faren Cunningham   Sr.   Hamilton     Runner-up in Div. I with top time of 12.29

200       Darreyl Woodson     So.    Higley       Won Div. III state title with personal best of 25.63

400     Alysoune Coleman     Fr.  Desert Ridge  Rising middle-distance star had best time of 56.81

800           Dani Jones          Fr.  Desert Vista   Part of stellar freshman class was third in Div. I at 2:14.34

1600        Laura Orlie           Sr.    Xavier        On Fakler’s heels all season, was second in Div. I at 4:58.93

3200         Kristi Rush          Jr.    Highland       Distance standout was 4th in Div. I at 10:54.20

110HH   Sherrelle Jordan     So.  Chandler       Best time of the year with her 14.11

300IH      Ashley Hatch        Jr.   Highland        Second in Div. I with personal best of 43.76

Long Jump  Ashlee Moore   So.   Hamilton        Added title in this event to her resume, best jump of 19-3

Triple Jump   Lauren Hicks   Jr.     Gilbert        Went 38-3 this season, one of only three in state over 38-feet

High Jump   Dana McKenzie  Sr.  Corona del Sol  Div. I runner-up with a season-best of 5-4

Pole Vault   Chandler Fraley  Sr.  Valley Christian  Won her third straight state title with best of 12-3

Shot Put     Malia Ta’ase     Jr.    Mtn. View      Placed fourth at Div. I state meet; best throw of 40-9

Discus      McKayla Ferris    Jr.     Basha          Had personal best of 132-5; 4th in Div. I state meet

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