Upper School Athletics Schedule
The track & field team posted 15 season bests in the meet at Bellarmine Wednesday. Most impressive were the two boys 400m relay teams and one girl's team, both equaled their season's best in the driving rain. The discus throwers threw very well in not-so-good discus conditions. Tiffany Shou threw a lifetime best in the discus, only 4" off of the school record. All 7 Harker hurdlers ran seasonal bests as well: Kismet Singh, Lilly Anderson, Zoey Rosa, Hannah Bohbot-Dridi and Angela Cai for the girls, and in his first hurdle race ever, Gio Rofa won the boy's 65m high hurdles. In the closest Eagle race of the day, Mitch Granados edged Angel Contreras in the 100m by .006 seconds.
Anna Weirich opened the meet at 8:00a, and 44 degrees, with a win in the 3000m run (10:50=a 11:30 2 mile); she came back 3 hours later and won the mile run (5:28). Tony Contreras and Gio Rofa ran well in their sections of the 400m and 100m. The boys 400m relay team again equaled their season best., they're waiting now for a big breakthrough. Tiffany Shou placed 4th in the girls' discus while Eric Fang threw a personal best in the frosh-soph discus.
Daulet Tuleubayev placed 3rd overall.
Harker Swimming hosted close to 200 swimmers from 11 teams Wednesday.
The Harker boys came out on top in their meet, defeating TKA, Pinewood, Menlo, Crystal Springs and Nueva.
It was a 1-2-3 sweep in the Varsity 50 Free with Matthew Chung (CCS time), Jason Kwok, and Rhys Edwards.
Ethan Hu and Yannick Bohbot-Dridi were 1st and 3rd in the 100 Fly, with Hu placing 2nd in 100 Back. Both swimmers made CCS cuts in the event.
Alex Yu won the 500 Free In CCS time and took 2nd in the 100 Breast.
Varsity 200 Free Relay (Edwards, Arnav Joshi, Kwok,Bohbot-Dridi) was 1st
Varsity 400 Free Relay (Chung,Kwok,Bohbot-Dridi, Hu) was 1st place.
JV Boys (Russell Yang (FR), Andrew Chang, (FR), Nicky Kriplani (FR), Andrew Lu (FR) won the Medley Relay and 200 Free Relay events.
Andrew Lu and Andrew Chang went 1st and 3rd in the JV IM and Lu went on to win the 50 Free in Varsity time with Nicky Kriplani taking 3rd and winning the JV 50 Fly.
Andrew Chang and Russell Yang went 1st and 2nd in the JV 50 Breast. Karthik Nukala won the 50 Back.
The Harker girls defeated TKA, Pinewood, Nueva, and Mercy SF.
Girls Medley A Relay (Taylor Kohlmann, Vivian Wang, Alyssa Huang, and Angela Li won the event in CCS time.
Alyssa Huang was 3rd in the 200 IM posting a best time.
Sophie Durn (FR) dropped 3 seconds in her 100 Free race.
Vivian Wang won the 50 and 100 Free in CCS time.
Claudia Opris won the JV 50 and 100 Free with best times for both races.