CHICAGO MARIST TRACK AND FIELD: Welcome

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Welcome to the Chicago Marist Boys Track and Field site.

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For more information, contact Marist Head Boys Coach Jon Gordon at Gordon.Jon@marist.net  

Practices Monday - Friday from 2:45 pm - 5:00 pm, commence with a brief TEAM meeting in the Cafeteria before going to the Track. Thanks.

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Marist 2018 Indoor Track and Field Statistics, including Relays Splits

Marist 2018 OUTDOOR Track and Field Statistics, including Relays Splits

Marist 2019 Indoor Track and Field Statistics, including Relays Splits

As of February 14, 2019, the following athletes have paid their annual Pasta Party fee ($50.00) for the 2019 Track and Field season: Bugos, Coccaro, Coy, Derdzinski, Ferguson, Geary, Kavanaugh, Kerlin, Leonard, McNamara, Miller, Wagner, and Vallie. Please make checks payable to "Marist High School", and turn it in to Marist Head Coach Jon Gordon. THANKS.

Friendly reminder, no practice on Friday, 2/15. Next practice, President's Day (Monday, 2/18) at 3 pm. A TEAM Meeting will take place at 2:55 pm on Monday, February 18, 2019 to distribute MEET packets for 2/20 (Lincoln Way East), and 2/24 (ICOPS Invitational at Lewis University). Athletes unable to attend practice for any reason on 2/18 (i.e. holiday vacation), please notify Marist Head Coach Jon Gordon at Gordon.Jon@Marist.net. THANKS.



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Wednesday, February 13
Jamari Grant WINS Triple Jump! Brian Ferguson WINS Long Jump and 200m dash! Jovan Marsh WINS 50m Dash! Andrew Kerlin WINS 1600m! 4x160m Relay WINS!

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Glenbrook North High School

 On Wednesday, February 13, 2019, the Chicago Marist Varsity Men and Sophomore-Freshman Boys Track Team traveled to Glenbrook North High School in Northbrook, Illinois for the Spartan Indoor Classic. 

 The Spartan Indoor Classic featured Central Suburban league powers, Highland Park, and host Glenbrook North. The meet was completed very efficiently, and had non-stop action on the Track, which put the crowd on their feet at all times, and created a fun atmosphere for all participating Teams. 

 A special thanks to Glenbrook North Head Coach Sean Brandt, Assistant Coaches Vincent, Kurtis, and Brown for hosting an outstanding meet. It was also a very friendly atmosphere as several reunions took place throughout the meet. Marist Head Coach Jon Gordon attended Glenbrook North from 1986-1990, and is a member of their athletic college wall of fame.

 The meet was scored only on the Varsity level, in an effort to provide non-stop action on the track. 

 The following point scale was used for individual events: 5-3-2-1, and 5-3 was used for scoring relays.

 The difference between first and second place was a mere three points.

 Glenbrook North won the Spartan Indoor Classic with 60 points. Marist finished in SECOND place with 57 points. Highland Park finished in third place with 39 points.

 Spartan Indoor Classic Varsity CHAMPIONS for the RedHawks included: Jamari Grant (Triple Jump), Amari Watkins, Tucker Miller, Antoine Davis, Kivonte Houston (4x160m Relay),  Brian Ferguson (Long Jump), Andrew Kerlin (1600m), Brian Ferguson (200m), and Jovan Marsh (50m dash).

 Spartan Indoor Classic Varsity SECOND place finishes for the RedHawks included: Carter Auer (High Jump), Andrew Kerlin, Luke Hortsman, Brendan Geary, Alexis Arreola (4x800m Relay), Tom Johnson (55m High Hurdles), Caleb Davis (800m run), Brian Ferguson (50m Dash), Caleb Davis, Andrew Kerlin, Alexis Arreola, Lucas Pennix (4x400m Relay)

 Spartan Indoor Classic Varsity THIRD place finishes for the RedHawks included: Jovan Marsh (200m dash), Alexis Arreola (400m dash), and Eric Teverbaugh (55m Low Hurdles).

 VARSITY POINTS SCORED AT SPARTAN INDOOR CLASSIC

1.  Brian Ferguson   (11th)    13.00

2.  Jovan Marsh       (10th)      7.00

3.  Andrew Kerlin     (9th)       6.50

4.  Jamari Grant      (10th)      6.00

5.  Caleb Davis        (11th)      3.75      

6.  Alexis Arreola     (12th)      3.50

7.  Tom Johnson      (12th)     3.00

7.  Carter Auer        (10th)      3.00

7. Eric Teverbaugh  (12th)      3.00

8. Amari Watkins     (11th)      1.25

8. Tucker Miller       (9th)         1.25

8. Antoine Davis      (11th)      1.25

8. Kivonte Houston  (11th)      1.25

9.  Josiah Harris      (10th)      1.00

10.  Luke Hortsman   (11th)     0.75

10.  Brendan Geary    (9th)      0.75

10.  Lucas Pennix       (12th)    0.75 



Wednesday, February 13
VARSITY POINTS SEASON TOTAL

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2019 Indoor State Medals (Sneak Preview)

VARSITY POINTS SEASON TOTAL (3 MEETS) 

1. Jovan Marsh       (10th)    -  34.25

2. Brian Ferguson   (11th)    -  23.00

3. Thomas Leonard (11th)    - 16.00

4. Tom Johnson      (12th)    -  13.00 

5. Luke Hortsman   (11th)     - 12.75

6. Lucas Pennix      (12th)     - 11.25

7. Antoine Davis     (11th)     -   7.50

8. Andrew Kerlin     (9th)       -   6.50

9. Keyon Turner     (11th)     -    6.25

10. Jamari Grant    (10th)     -    6.00

11. Amari Watkins  (11th)     -   5.25

12. Eric Teverbaugh (12th)   -   5.00

12. Peter Derdzinski (11th)   -   5.00

13. Caleb Davis        (11th)   -   4.25

14. Alexis Arreola     (12th)   -   4.00

15. Carter Auer         (10th)   -   3.00

16. Kivonte Houston  (11th)   -  2.50

17. Tucker Miller        (9th)    -  1.25

17. Brendan Geary     (9th)   -   1.25

18. Josiah Harris       (10th)  -    1.00

The athletes listed above have earned a VARSITY letter by scoring a point at the Varsity level, and will be presented with a Varsity letter at the May 26, 2019 Track and Field Banquet at the East Bank Club.  

 



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Tucker Miller WINS 55m Dash!
Saturday, February 9
Tucker Miller WINS 55m Dash! Carter Auer WINS Triple Jump! Tucker Miller WINS 55m low hurdles! Marist WINS Sophomore 4x800m Relay!

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Carter Auer WINS Triple Jump!

 On Saturday, February 9, 2019, the Marist Sophomore and Freshman Boys traveled to Willie May Fieldhouse at Evanston High School. The fieldhouse was dedicated in 2018 to 1960 Olympic Silver Medalist and former Evanston Head Coach Willie May. The late Wille May coached Track and Field at Evanston for 45 years, and he won five IHSA State trophies, including the State Championship in 1979. Marist Head Coach Jon Gordon had known Willie May since he competed in high school Track, and raced in the same conference with among others, State Champion and future Evanston Olympian Robert Gary (1990). In 2018, Hall of Fame Evanston Head Coach Don Michelin invited Gordon and the Marist RedHawks to the Evanston Indoor Classic. In 2019, the RedHawks returned to Evanston for the second consecutive year.

 The meet was an outstanding experience for New Trier, Schaumburg, Marist, Waukegan, and host Evanston Township High School.

 Individual events and relays were scored on the following point scale: 10-8-6-4-2-1.

 Congratulations to Evanston Head Coach Don Michelin and the Wildkits on winning the meet.

 The Chicago Marist Sophomore TEAM finished in SECOND place with 106 points at the Evanston Indoor Classic, with victories over: 3. New Trier (104), 4. Schaumburg (73), and 5. Waukegan (6). The Marist Sophomore TEAM has a record of 3-1 to start the 2019 Track and Field season.

 Marist had Sophomore invitational Champions in the 55m Dash, 55m low hurdles, Triple Jump, High Jump, and 4x800m Relay.

 In the Sophomore 55m Dash, Marist Freshman Tucker Miller WON the 55m dash with a personal best time of 6.72.

 In the Sophomore 55m low hurdles, Marist Freshman Tucker Miller WON the 55m low hurdles with a personal best time of 8.22.

 In the Sophomore High Jump, Marist Sophomore Carter Auer tied for first place with a leap of 5'4.

 In the Sophomore Triple Jump, Marist Sophomore Carter Auer WON with a Triple Jump of 35'9.5.

 In the Sophomore 4x800m Relay, Marist Sophomore Kevin Bugos (2:28.88), Freshman Luke Malzone (2:32.70), Sophomore Tommy Kavanaugh (2:30.95), and Freshman Andrew Kerlin (2:21.66) combined for an official time of 9:54.47 to WIN the 4x800m Relay!

 

SOPHOMORE SEASON POINTS SCORED (1 MEET)

1. Tucker Miller  (9th)               22.00

2. Carter Auer (10th)                21.00

3. Brendan Geary (9th)            10.00

3. Josiah Harris (10th)              10.00

4. Jake Phillips (9th)                  8.00

5. Jamari Grant (10th)               6.00

6. Luke Malzone (9th)                4.50

7. Tommy Wagner (10th)           3.00

8. Andrew Kerlin (9th)                2.50

8. Kevin Bugos (10th)                2.50

8. Tommy Kavanaugh (10th)     2.50

9. Danny Enright (9th)               2.00

9. Sam McNamara (9th)            2.00

9. Michael Golden (9th)             2.00

9. Michael Coy (9th)                  2.00

9. Nick Coccaro (10th)              2.00

9. Nick Vallie (10th)                   2.00

9. Luis Esparza (9th)                 2.00

Every point scored is vital to the sucess of the TEAM. Marist edged New Trier by a mere 2 points at the Evanston Indoor Classic!



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Sophomore 4x800m Relay Champions!

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Thomas Leonard
Saturday, February 9
Thomas Leonard SECOND in the 1600m run! Jovan Marsh SECOND in the 300m dash! Lucas Pennix SECOND in the 3200m run!

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Jovan Marsh

 On Saturday, February 9, 2019, the Marist Varsiy Men traveled to Willie May Fieldhouse at Evanston High School. The fieldhouse was dedicated in 2018 to 1960 Olympic Silver Medalist and former Evanston Head Coach Willie May. The late Wille May coached Track and Field at Evanston for 45 years, and he won five IHSA State trophies, including the State Championship in 1979. Marist Head Coach Jon Gordon had known Willie May since he competed in high school Track, and raced in the same conference with among others, State Champion and future Evanston Olympian Robert Gary (1990). In 2018, Hall of Fame Evanston Head Coach Don Michelin invited Gordon and the Marist RedHawks to the Evanston Indoor Classic. In 2019, the RedHawks returned to Evanston for the second consecutive year.

 The meet was an outstanding experience for New Trier, Schaumburg, Marist, Waukegan, and host Evanston Township High School. 

 Individual events and relays were scored on the following point scale: 10-8-6-4-2-1. 

 Congratulations to Evanston Head Coach Don Michelin and the Wildkits on winning the meet. New Trier finished in second place in the Varsity division with 109 points. Schaumburg finished in third place with 76 points. Marist finished in fourth place with 75 points. Waukegan finished in fifth place with 22 points.

 In the Varsity Triple Jump, Marist Senior Tom Johnson finished in fourth place with a triple jump of 35'6.

 In the Varsity 3200m run, Marist scored 18 points with Senior Lucas Pennix finishing in second place, Junior Luke Hortsman finishing in third place, and Junior Peter Derdzinski finishing in fourth place! 

 In the Varsity 55m dash, Marist Sophomore Jovan Marsh finished in THIRD place with an outstanding time of 6.75. Marist Junior Keyon Turner tied for fourth place with an outstanding time of 6.82. Marist Junior Antoine Davis finished in sixth place to complete the scoring with an outstanding time of 6.92. The RedHawks scored 10 points in the Varsity 55m dash! 

 In the Varsity 600m run, Marist Junior Luke Hortsman finished in THIRD place. Marist Junior Peter Derdzinski finished in sixth place to complete the scoring.

 In the Varsity 55m low hurdles, Marist Senior Tom Johnson finished in fourth place with an outstanding time of 9.06.

 Marist had many impressive SECOND place performances in the Varsity division, including Lucas Pennix (3200m run), Amari Watkins, Keyon Turner, Antoine Davis, Tom Johnson (4x200m Relay), Thomas Leonard (1600m run), Jovan Marsh (300m dash), and Eric Teverbaugh, Amari Watkins, Antoine Davis, Lucas Pennix (Indoor Medley Relay).

VARSITY POINTS SCORED AT THE EVANSTON INDOOR CLASSIC

1. Jovan Marsh (10th)         14.00

2. Luke Hortsman (11th)     12.00

3. Lucas Pennix (12th)        10.00

3. Tom Johnson (12th)        10.00 

4. Thomas Leonard (11th)     8.00

5. Keyon Turner (11th)          5.00

5. Antoine Davis (11th)          5.00

5. Peter Derdzinski (11th)      5.00

6. Amari Watkins (11th)         4.00

7. Eric Teverbaugh (12th)      2.00 



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Lucas Pennix

Saturday, February 9
VARSITY POINTS SEASON TOTAL

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Marist TEAM Huddle Celebration

VARSITY POINTS SEASON TOTAL (2 MEETS)

1. Jovan Marsh (10th)         -   27.25

2. Thomas Leonard (11th)   -  16.00

3. Luke Hortsman (11th)      -  12.00

4. Lucas Pennix (12th)         -  10.50

5. Brian Ferguson (11th)      -  10.00

5. Tom Johnson (12th)         -  10.00

6. Keyon Turner (11th)         -    6.25

6. Antoine Davis (11th)         -    6.25

7. Peter Derdzinski (11th)     -    5.00

8. Amari Watkins (11th)        -    4.00

9. Eric Teverbaugh (12th)     -    2.00

10. Kivonte Houston (11th)   -    1.25

11. Caleb Davis (11th)          -    0.50

11. Brendan Geary (9th)       -    0.50

11. Alexis Arreola (12th)       -    0.50

The athletes listed above have earned a VARSITY letter by scoring a point at the Varsity level. 



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Team Captains Thomas Leonard and Lucas Pennix lead TEAM Huddle Celebration

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Brian Ferguson WINS 400m dash!
Saturday, February 2
Brian Ferguson WINS 400m dash! Jovan Marsh SECOND in the 60m dash! Thomas Leonard SECOND in the 3200m run!

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Thomas Leonard finishes SECOND in the 3200m run!

 On Saturday, February 2, 2019, the Marist RedHawks Track & Field TEAM traveled to Rockford Auburn High School in Rockford, Illinois for the Rockford Knights Jerry Lowe Invitational! 

 The meet featured 20 Teams, incuding Aurora Metea Valey, Burbank St. Laurence, Chicago Marist, Chicago Walter Payton Prep, Deerfield, Elgin, Elgin Harvest Christian Academy, Grayslake Central, Hampshire, Hoffman Estates, Machesney Park Harlem, Rockford Christian, Rockford East, Rockford Luthern, Rockford Jefferson, South Eligin, Wheaton Warrenville South, Winnebago, and host Rockford Auburn.

 There was 60 athletes from 20 schools in every event. 

 Individuals events and relays were scored on the following point scale: 10-8-6-5-4-3-2-1. 

 Chicago Marist open the 2019 Indoor Track and Field season with an impressive 12 victories at the Jerry Lowe invitational, including victories over: 9. Winnebago (27 points), 10. Hampshire (25 points), 11. South Elgin (20 points), 12. Rockford Auburn (19 points), 13. Harlem (13.50), 14. Rich South (8 points), 15. Chicago Walter Payton Prep (6 points), 16. Rockford East (5 points), 17. Jefferson (4 points), 18. Elgin (3 points), 19. Rockford Luthern (1 points), and 20. Harvest Christian Academy (0 points).

 From 2018 to 2019, the RedHawks improved by four places in the Team Standings.

 Marist opened the indoor track season with an invitational Champion, and three Medalists.

 Marist Junior Brian Ferguson WON the 400m dash with a season best time of 52.97. In his first Track and Field meet of the season, Brian Ferguson came within 0.75 of a second of his career best INDOOR 400m Dash time (52.22, 2018 Illinois Prep Top Times). Brian Ferguson was awarded a gold MEDAL for winning the 400m Dash at the Jerry Lowe Invitational. Ferguson also long jumped 18'7.

 Marist Sophomore Jovan Marsh finished SECOND in the 60m dash with a personal best time of 7.19. Jovan Marsh was awarded a silver MEDAL for finishing in second place in the 60m Dash. Jovan Marsh also scored for the RedHawks in the 200m dash by finishing in fifth place with an outstanding time of 24.23. 

 Marist Junior Thomas Leonard finished SECOND in the 3200m run with a career best INDOOR 3200m time of 10:01.90. Thomas Leonard dropped 23.04 seconds (10:24.94) from the 2018 Jerry Lowe Invitational. Thomas Leonard was awarded a silver MEDAL for finishing in second place in the 3200m run. Thomas Leonard also anchored the RedHawks 4x400m Relay with a personal best 400m split (58.94) to a 9th place finish with a 3:54.99.

 The RedHawks also scored valuable points in the 4x800m Relay and 4x200m Relay. 

 Marist Junior Caleb Davis (2:13.13), Freshman Brendan Geary (2:29.00), Senior Alexis Arreola (2:23.87), and Senior Lucas Pennix (2:24.40) finished in seventh place in the 4x800m Relay with an official time of 9:30.93. The RedHawks dropped 40.91 seconds (10:11.84) in the 4x800m Relay from the 2018 Jerry Lowe Invitational, and came within 22 seconds of Wheaton Warrenville South (9:08.82). 

 Marist Sophomore Jovan Marsh (22.96), Keyon Turner (24.67), Antoine Davis (24.72), and Kivonte Houston (25.40) finished second in their heat, and in fourth place overall in the 4x200m Relay with an official time of 1:38.33. The RedHawks dropped 6.04 seconds (1:44.37) in the 4x200m Relay from the 2018 Jerry Lowe Invitational.

 The athletes listed below earned a Varsity letter in Track and Field by scoring a Varsity point at the Jerry Lowe Invitational.

VARSITY POINTS SEASON TOTAL (1 Meet)

1. Jovan Marsh (10th)        13.25

2. Brian Ferguson (11th)    10.00

3. Thomas Leonard (11th)    8.00

4. Keyon Turner (11th)         1.25

4. Antoine Davis (11th)         1.25

4. Kivonte Houston (11th)     1.25

5. Caleb Davis (11th)            0.50

5. Brendan Geary (9th)         0.50

5. Alexis Arreola (12th)         0.50

5. Lucas Pennix (12th)          0.50



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Jovan Marsh finishes SECOND in the 60m Dash!

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Caleb Davis
Caleb Davis, Brendan Geary, Alexis Arreola, and Lucas Pennix finish seventh in the 4x800m Relay at Rockford Auburn High School

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Alexis Arreola and Brendan Geary

 In the 4x800m Relay, Marist Junior Caleb Davis ran the first 400m in 64.00 seconds, and then ran the final 400m in 69.13 for a 2:13.13 800m split on the first leg of the relay, and made a nice exchange to Freshman Brendan Geary. Marist Freshman Brendan Geary ran the first 400m in 68.00 seconds, and then ran the final 400m in 81.00 seconds for a 2:29.00 800m split, and made a perfect exchange to Senior Alexis Arreola. Marist Senior Alexis Arreola ran the first 400m in 64.00 seconds, and then ran the final 400m in 79.87 seconds for a 2:23.87 800m split, and made a nice exchange to Senior Lucas Pennix. Marist Senior Lucas Pennix ran the first 400m in 66.00 seconds, and then ran the final 400m in 78.40 seconds for a 2:24.40 800m split, to finish in 7th place out of 20 high schools with an official time of 9:30.93. The RedHawks dropped 40.91 seconds (10:11.84) in the 4x800m Relay from the 2018 Rockford Auburn Jerry Lowe Invitational.

 



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Lucas Pennix

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Jovan Marsh, Keyon Turner, Antoine Davis, and Kivonte Houston finish in 4th place in the 4x200m Relay at Rockford Auburn High School

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Antoine Davis and Keyon Turner
 Marist Sophomore Jovan Marsh ran an impressive 22.96 200m split, and made a nice exhcange to Keyon Turner. Marist Junior Keyon Turner ran an outstanding 24.67 200m split, and made a good exchange to Antoine Davis. Marist Junior Antoine Davis ran an outstanding 24.72 200m split, and made a nice exchange to Kivonte Houston. Marist Junior Kivonte Houston anchored the RedHawks to second place in their heat, and fourth overall out of 20 high schools with a 25.40 200m split for an official time of 1:38.33. The RedHawks dropped 6.04 seconds (1:44.37) in the 4x200m Relay from the 2018 Jerry Lowe Invitational.

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Kivonte Houston

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Keyon Turner, Caleb Davis, Alexis Arreola and Thomas Leonard finish ninth in the 4x400m Relay at Rockford Auburn High School

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Alexis Arreola and Caleb Davis
 In the 4x400m Relay, Marist Junior Keyon Turner ran an impressive 57.56 400m split on the first leg of the relay, and made a nice exchange to Caleb Davis. Marist Junior Caleb Davis ran an outstanding 58.08 400m split on the second leg of the relay, and made a good exchange to Alexis Arreola. Marist Senior Alexis Arreola ran a great 59.81 400m split on the third leg of the relay, and made a perfect exchange to Thomas Leonard. Marist Junior Thomas Leonard anchored the RedHawks to 9th place out of 20 high schools with an outstanding 58.94 400m split for an official time of 3:54.99.

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Thomas Leonard

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Jovan Marsh finishes second in the 60m dash!
Marist Sophomore Jovan Marsh finishes SECOND in the 60m Dash at the Jerry Lowe Invitational!

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Jovan Marsh
 Marist Sophomore Jovan Marsh finished in SECOND place overall in the 60m Dash at the Rockford Auburn High School Jerry Lowe Invitational with a personal best time of 7.19. Jovan Marsh was awarded a silver MEDAL for finishing in second place overall in the 60m Dash. The 60m Dash featured 60 athletes from 20 high schools at the Rockford Auburn High School Jerry Lowe Invitational.

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Jovan Marsh

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Marist Freshman Tucker Miller and Junior Antoine Davis
Marist Freshman Tucker Miller and Junior Antoine Davis provide the RedHawks with depth for 4x100m for STATE!

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Tucker Miller and Antoine Davis

 In 2018, the Marist RedHawks 4x100m Relay qualified for the IHSA State Track and Field Championships. For the first meet of the 2019 Track and Field season, the RedHawks featured Sophomore Jovan Marsh, Junior Keyon Turner, and Junior Antoine Davis from the 2018 IHSA State qualifying 4x100m relay. The depth of the RedHawks State qualifying relay became stronger at Rockford last Saturday.

 Marist Freshman Tucker Miller ran a 10.90 100m dash in eighth grade.In his first high school race, Tucker Miller ran the second fastest 60m Dash time on the RedHawks Varsity with a personal best time of 7.49.

 Marist Junior Antoine Davis also had an outstanding performance at Rockford with a 60m dash personal best time of 7.55.

 Jovan Marsh, Tucker Miller, and Antoine Davis all had GREAT performances in the 60m dash. The best is yet to come.

 The Marist RedHawks 4x100m and 4x200m Relays will be special in 2019.



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Tucker Miller (7.49) and Antoine Davis (7.55) impressive in 60m dash!

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Brian Ferguson
Marist Junior Brian Ferguson Invitational CHAMPION in the 400m dash at Rockford!

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Brian Ferguson

 The Rockford Auburn Jerry Lowe Invitational featured 60 athletes from 20 high schools in the 400m dash. Marist Junior Brian Ferguson ran a pure guts race to WIN the 400m Dash. Brian Ferguson exploded out of the blocks, and was the first runner to reach the break line. Marist Captain Brian Ferguson ran through the first 200m in 23 seconds, and finished with a season best time of 52.97 to WIN the 400m dash!

 In his first Track and Field meet of the season, Brian Ferguson came within 0.75 of a second of his career best INDOOR 400m Dash time (52.22, 2018 Illinois Prep Top Times). Brian Ferguson was awarded a gold MEDAL for winning the 400m Dash at the Jerry Lowe Invitational. 



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Brian Ferguson

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Jamari Grant
Marist Sophomore Jamari Grant runs INDOOR 400m dash personal record of 56.34!

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Jamari Grant

Marist Sophomore Jamari Grant finished ninth out of 60 athletes in the 400m dash at the Rockford Auburn Jerry Lowe Invitational with an indoor personal best time of 56.34!

Jamari Grant was also the third fastest Sophomore in the meet!



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Jamari Grant

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Marist Junior Anthony Johnson runs INDOOR 400m dash personal best time of 59.48!

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Marist Junior Anthony Johnson finished in 23rd place out of 60 athletes at the Rockford Auburn Jerry Lowe Invitational with a INDOOR personal best time of 59.48!

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Anthony Johnson

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Jovan Marsh
Jovan Marsh finishes FIFTH in the 200m dash at Rockford Auburn Jerry Lowe Invitational with an official time of 24.23!

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Jovan Marsh

 In the 200m Dash, Marist Sophomore Jovan Marsh finished in fifth place overall with an outstanding time of 24.23.

 Jovan Marsh was the fastest Sophomore in the 200m dash at the Rockford Auburn Jerry Lowe Invitational!

 



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Jovan Marsh

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Marist Freshman Tucker Miller runs second fastest Freshman 200m dash time at the Rockford Auburn Jerry Lowe Invitational!

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Tucker Miller

The Rockford Auburn High School Jerry Lowe Invitational featured sixty athletes from twenty high schools in the 200m Dash.

Marist Freshman Tucker Miller was the second fastest Freshman in the 200m dash with a personal best time of 24.89.

Tucker Miller also finished 13th in the Varsity division, out of 60 athletes in the 200m dash.



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Tucker Miller

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Marist Freshman Michael Coy runs third fastest Freshman 200m dash time at the Rockford Auburn Jerry Lowe Invitational!

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Michael Coy

 The Rockford Auburn High School Jerry Lowe Invitational featured sixty athletes from twenty high schools in the 200m Dash.

 Marist Freshman Michael Coy was the third fastest Freshman in the 200m dash with a personal best time of 25.53.

 Michael Coy also finished 22nd in the Varsity division, out of 60 athletes in the 200m dash.



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Michael Coy

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Kevin Bugos
WOW! Marist Sophomore Kevin Bugos runs personal best 1600m time of five minutes and seven seconds at Rockford Auburn Jerry Lowe Invitational!

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Kevin Bugos

 Marist Sophomore Kevin Bugos ran 35 miles a week from November 2018 through January 2019, and built a strong running base in preparation for the 2019 Track and Field season.

 On Saturday, February 2, 2019, Kevin Bugos received his first reward for a winter of hard work.

 In the 1600m run, Kevin Bugos ran the first 400m in 71.14 seconds, and then ran the next 400m in 77.00 seconds (2:28 800m split), and then ran the next 400m in 79.00 seconds (3:47 1200m split), and then ran the final 400m in 80.00 seconds for a PERSONAL BEST time of 5:07.14.



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Kevin Bugos and Luke Hortsman

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Luke Hortsman
Marist Junior Luke Hortsman runs outstanding time of 5 minutes and 25 seconds in the 1600m run at Rockford Auburn Jerry Lowe Invitational!

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Luke Hortsman

 In the 1600m run, Luke Hortsman ran the first 400m in 75.95 seconds, and then ran the next 400m in 82.00 seconds (2:37 800m split), and then ran the next 400m in 86.00 seconds (4:03 1200m split), and then ran the final 400m in a NEGATIVE split of 82.00 seconds for an outstanding time of 5:25.95.

 Luke Hortsman finished in 22nd place with an official time of 5:25.95.

 Harlem Sophomore Aiden Gruner finished in 23rd place with an official time of 5:26.30. Rich South Freshman Christopher Montgomery finished in 24th with an official time of 5:27.15. Hoffman Estates Sophomore Iverson Solis finished in 25th place with an official time of 5:27.52. Rockford Auburn Junior Ryan Sweeney finished in 26th place with an official time of 5:27.85. Rick South Junior Damon Taylor finished in 27th place with an official time of 5:27.87. Harlem Junior Benjamin Edwal finished in 28th place with an official time of 5:28.66. Grayslake Central Junior Logan Spaulding finished in 29th place with an official time of 5:29.08. Elgin Senior Gio Cisneros finished in 30th place with an official time of 5:29.08.

 Additional Top 50 finishers in the1600m run included31. Ben Capriola 9 Rockford Christian 5:29.54, 32. JT Emenecker 11 Rockford Christian 5:31.06, 33 Patrick Jenkins 10 Wauconda 5:31.26, 34 Anthony Tarr 9 Grayslake Central 5:34.52, 35 Aron Tatman 10 Rockford Auburn 5:35.85, 36 Ethan Walsh 9 Rockford Christian 5:36.17, 37 Noah Munoz 10 Elgin 5:38.64, 38 Nate Gallo 11 South Elgin 5:45.76, 39 James Lindsey 10 Jefferson 5:47.49, 40 Seth Schmitt 10 South Elgin 5:53.07, 41 Ryan Rockey 9 Wauconda 5:57.88, 42 Sushil Suresh 10 Grayslake Central 6:00.22, 43 Ismael Paniagua 9 Hampshire 6:00.30, 44 Tyler Jaimes 11 St. Laurence 6:02.83, 45 Logan Kast 11 Winnebago 6:03.06, 46 Nick Greenland 10 Harlem 6:05.80, 47 Tony Dierks 10 Winnebago 6:06.88, 48 Tre Bowman 11 Streator Township 6:21.64, 49 Gage Fox 10 Rockford Lutheran 6:21.73, and 50 Dalton Dean 11 Streator Township 6:24.97.  



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Luke Hortsman

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Lucas Pennix
Marist Senior Lucas Pennix runs 1600m in five minutes and 12 seconds at Rockford Auburn!

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Lucas Pennix

 In the 1600m run, Lucas Pennix ran the first 400m in 73.00 seconds, and then ran the next 400m in 77.00 seconds (2:30 800m split), and then ran the next 400m in 84.00 seconds (3:54 1200m split), and then ran the final 400m in a NEGATIVE split of 78.32 seconds for an outstanding time of 5:12.32.

 Lucas Pennix finished in 19th place with an official time of 5:12.32.



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Lucas Pennix

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Thomas Leonard
Captain Thomas Leonard finishes in SECOND place in the 3200m run at Rockford Auburn!

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Thomas Leonard

In the 3200m run, Thomas Leonard ran the first 800m in 2:26.00, and then ran the next 800m in 2:34.00 for a 1600m split of 5:00.00, and then ran the next 800m in 2:33.90 for a 2400m split of 7:33.90, and then ran the final 800m in a NEGATIVE split of 2:28.00 for an outstanding time of 10:01.90.

Wheaton Warrenville Senior Scott Maison won the 3200m run with an official time of 10:01.57. Marist Junior Thomas Leonard finished in SECOND place with an outstanding time of 10:01.90. Wheaton Warrenville Junior Billy Housenstein finished in third place with an official time of 10:03.39. Wheaton Warrenville Junior Ethan Seng finished in fourth place with an official time of 10:3.93. Deerfiled Freshman Cole Bernstein finished in fifth place with an official time of 10:27.82. Deerfield Junior Ben Kraemer finished in sixth place with an official time of 10:28.51. Walter Payton Prep Junior Zachary Rose finished in seventh place with an official time of 10:46.79. Winnebago Senior Tyler Hendrickson finished in eighth place to complete the scoring with an official time of 10:52.72.

Marist Captain Thomas Leonard was awarded a silver MEDAL for finishing in SECOND place with a season best time of 10:01.90.



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Thomas Leonard

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Andres Castillo
Andres Castillo runs 3200m run in personal best time of 11 minutes and 34 seconds! Tommy Kavanaugh runs personal best time of 12 minutes and 8 seconds

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Tommy Kavanaugh

In the 3200m run, Marist Senior Andres Castillo ran the first 800m in 2:41, and then ran the next 800m in 2:54 for a 1600m split of 5:35.00. Andres Castillo then ran the next 800m in 2:57 for a 2400m split of 8:32. Andres Castillo ran the final 800m in 3:02.48 for a PERSONAL BEST time of 11:34.48.

Andres Castillo finished 14th in the 3200m run with an official time of 11:34.48.

Marist Sophomore Tommy Kavanaugh ran the first 1600m in 5:53.64, and then ran the final 1600m in 6:15.00 for a PERSONAL BEST time of 12:08.64.

Tommy Kavanaugh finsihed 20th in the 3200m run with an official time of 12:08.64.

60 athletes from 20 high schools competed in the 3200m run at the Rockford Auburn Jerry Lowe Invitational.



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Andres Castillo