M. Track & Field: Team finishes in fifth at the SoCal Championships

Casanova Ah-Fook placed fourth in the discus
Casanova Ah-Fook placed fourth in the discus

In the Southern California Championships at Moorpark College on Saturday, the Cerritos College men's track and field team compiled 40 team points, which put them in fifth place. The Falcons were led by throwers Casanova Ah-Fook and Micah Norfles, who both qualified for the CCCAA State Championships in the discus and hammer and combined for 18 of the team's points. The state championships will take place next Friday and Saturday at Mt. San Antonio College.

The 1600-meter relay team of Bryce Pearson, Jaheim Williams, Caleb Dunomes and Colby Owens turned in a fourth place time of 3:16.50, which advances them to the state championships, while Pearson will also represent the Falcons in the decathlon.

Below is a list of all Cerritos competitors at the Southern California Championships.

Joshua Williams 5000 Meter DNF  
LaVelle Sowell, Jaheim Williams, Colby Owens, Jordan Miller 400-Meter Relay 41.69 5th Place
Bryce Pearson, Jaheim Williams, Caleb Dunomes, Colby Owens 1600-Meter Relay 3:16.50 4th Place
Alan Tabales High Jump 1.90 Meters Tied 4th Place
Keyaun Sterling Long Jump 6.28 Meters 11th Place
Keyaun Sterling Triple Jump 14.43 Meters 6th Place
Micah Norfles Shot Put 11.57 Meters 19th Place
Casanova Ah-Fook Discus 42.90 Meters 4th Place
Micah Norfles Discus 42.34 Meters 5th Place
Casanova Ah-Fook Hammer 43.75 Meters 4th Place
Micah Norfles Hammer 43.72 Meters 5th Place
Bryce Pearson Javelin 33.64 Meters 26th Place
Bryce Pearson Decathlon 5839 Points 3rd Place

Photos courtesy of Dean Lofgren