Congratulations to Andrea Vahoua for setting the Pope school record in Discus with a throw of 135-03.5! Andrea was the Region Champion in both the Discus and the Shot Put!
Other Region Champions:
COBB COUNTY JV CHAMPIONSHIPS
WED 4/9 & THURS 4/10 @ LASSITER HS
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE GIRLS TEAM FOR PLACING 2ND OVERALL! THE BOYS TEAM PLACED 6TH OVERALL.
WELL DONE TO ALL THE POPE 9-10 GRADE ATHLETES WHO COMPETED IN A STRONG FIELD OF 16 TEAMS!
GIRLS 4x800 JV COUNTY CHAMPS!
ATHLETES WHO SCORED POINTS FOR POPE:
Triple Jump: Sarah Esposito (3rd), Julianna Jannuzzo (6th), Christian Harrison (3rd), Bryan Terry (4th)
Long Jump: Bryan Terry (2nd), Sarah Esposito (4th), Emma Peters (6th)
High Jump: Sarah Esposito (1st), Courtney Utberg (2nd), Christian Harrison (4th)
Pole Vault: Kyle Rowe (2nd), Emma Kopkowski (4th), Abe Elias (5th), Galt Robertson (8th)
Girls 4x800m: Pope A (Lauren Fischer, Emma Hosack, Darden Hearn, Heather Thornton) (1st), Pope B (Alexis Hesselbach, Madison James, Dyan Szall, Cameron Graves) (4th)
1600m: Heather Thornton (5th), Emma Hosack (8th)
3200m: Heather Thornton (2nd), Darden Hearn (7th)
Girls 4x100: Pope B (Lindsey Monkiewicz, Meghan Gendron, Emma Kopkowski, Aleesha Santiago) (4th)
400m: Aleesha Santiago (3rd), Lindsey Monkiewicz (7th)
100m: Hunter Holmes (5th)
100m Hurdles: Taylor Smallwood (3rd), Courtney Utberg (7th)
110m Hurdles: Seth Pierce (4th)
800m: Lauren Fischer (6th)
200m: Hunter Holmes (6th)
300m Hurdles: Taylor Smallwood (4th)
Girls 4x400m: Pope A (Santiago, Monkiewicz, Smallwood, Kopkowski) (3rd)
Boys 4x400m: Pope A (Christian Harrison, Hunter Holmes, Chipper Smith, Bryan Terry) (7th)
Congratulations to Athena Carpenter for being named a MileSplit GA 5-A athlete of the week for her 100m Hurdle and 300m Hurdle performances at the Cobb County Meet!
COBB COUNTY VARSITY CHAMPIONSHIPS:
SAT, 3/22 & MON, 3/24 @ McEACHERN HS
Congratulations to the Pope Girls who finished in 2nd place overall! The Pope Boys finished in 7th place.
Day TWO UPDATE
Pope athletes had a great showing on Monday night, with several athletes contributing to the point totals from Saturday:
DAY ONE UPDATE
Saturday's meet saw some remarkable performances for Pope athletes, led by 2014 County Champions Andrea Vahoua (Discus and Shot Put) and Matt Cone (Pole Vault).
Freshman Hope Glenn had a day for the record books, setting not one, not two, but three Pope school records in the 100m, 200m, and the 4x100 Relay! Athena Carpenter, Charlotte Kinzler, and Jessie Sexton ran with Hope in the 4x100 relay. All these ladies will have a chance to improve on their times in the Monday event finals!
There will be plenty of Pope athletes in the remaining event finals on Monday night!
Other athletes who scored points for Pope:
WALTON JV RELAYS: SAT, 3/8
Pope Girls Team finished in 2nd place by one point!
The Boys Team also finished in 2nd place, just two points shy of first!
Congratulations to our 9th & 10th grade athletes!
GIRLS HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE:
1st place: High Jump, Pole Vault, DMR
2nd place: Triple Jump, Discus, 4x1600, 4x100, Shuttle Hurdles, SMR, 4x400
3rd place: Long Jump, Shot Put, 4x800
BOYS HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE:
1st place: High Jump, Triple Jump
2nd place: Pole Vault, DMR, 4x800
3rd place: Long Jump, Shuttle Hurdles, 4x400
PARKVIEW NEED FOR SPEED: FRI, 3/7
Congratulations to the Pope Girls who finished in 2nd place, and the Pope Boys who finished in 3rd place against a strong field of fast teams!
Andrea Vahoua had a National Elite performance to win the Shot Put event-- way to go! Andrea also placed first in Discus.
Other meet highlights:
Hope Glenn: 1st place, 60m & 2nd place, 100m
Athena Carpenter: 1st place, 60m Hurdles & 3rd place, 300m
Allison Anzelmo: 3rd place, 800m
Grace Regitz: 2nd place, 1200m
Ashley Kehoe: 1st place, 1500m
Stephanie Bippert: 3rd place, Pole Vault
Bret Rogers: 3rd place, 300m
Grant Macneil: 3rd place, 1200m
Boys 4x200: 2nd place (Day, Likins, Roache, Tandy)
Gerson Guzman: 1st place, Pole Vault
Teddy Nuttall: 2nd place, Pole Vault
MILTON SHOWCASE: SAT 3/1
Congratulations to the Lady Greyhounds, who topped a strong field of 20 teams from metro Atlanta to take 1st place overall!
There were several standout performances, led by Andrea Vahoua, who broke her own shot put school record with a throw of 43 feet!
Many athletes had top-10 finishes, highlighted by:
The Pope Boys finished in 11th place, giving Pope a team combined 3rd place finish behind Marist & Mill Creek.
LASSITER JV MEET: 2/26
Congratulations to the Girls Team and the Boys team, who were both Meet Champions!
There were several event winners in all categories - well done on a chilly night!
ROSWELL 8-WAY MEET: SAT 2/22
GIRLS 1ST PLACE FINISH + BOYS 4TH PLACE FINISH = POPE OVERALL MEET CHAMPIONS!
CONGRATULATIONS TO THESE EVENT WINNERS:
100m: HOPE GLENN
4X1600m: ASHLEY KEHOE, BRITTANY POWELL, ALLISON ANZELMO, GRACE REGITZ
DISCUS: ANDREA VAHOUA
SHOT PUT: ANDREA VAHOUA
2014 TRACK & FIELD INFORMATION
1.) UNIFORMS: THE BOATHOUSE WEBSITE CLOSED ON 1/27/14. All products are custom built and produced after the store closes and will be shipped to the athlete's home no later than 2/17/14, in time for the meet on 2/22/14. IF YOU NEED A UNIFORM COMPONENT, PLEASE SEE COACH JOHNSON.
The 2014 TF singlets, shorts, hoody, and pants are the same as the 2013 TF season and the distance uniforms and pants for the 2013 XC season. If you purchased these items previously, you do not need to repurchase for the upcoming season.
2.) TEAM DUES & DONATIONS are very important -- the funds enable our program to pay coaches, make equipment purchases, pay for meet entries, and a host of other items throughout the season. EACH athlete who pays team dues receives the highly anticipated 2014 Pope Track shirt and the newly designed Pope Track magnet! Visit the webstore for details:
3.) REGISTRATION: ALL ATHLETES MUST REGISTER FOR THE 2014 SEASON! NO EXCEPTIONS! THANKS!
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