Burroughs boys' team places third in Staub race

October 12, 2005|By:


Burroughs in 38th annual Kenny Staub Invitational: The Indian

girls' varsity team did well in the meet Saturday at Crescenta Valley

Park, as it placed third in Division I.

Burroughs was led by Michelle Martinez, who finished seventh in 19

minutes 36 seconds on the three-mile course. She was followed by

teammate Sadee Martinez (ninth; 20:10), Lilyana Morejon (14th;


21:07), Brenda Santana (16th; 21:13), Kerry Hodgins (31st; 22:00) and

Tryn Campos (38th; 22:48).

In the girls' sophomorefreshmen competition, Ava Elong placed 27th

in 25:27 and Veronica Eyo was 36th in 26:39 in their race for the


George Sanchez was the lone Burroughs boys' varsity runner and he

finished 24th in 17:59.

Burroughs received a fine performance from its boys' sophomore

team, as it won its Division I race.

The team was led by Juan Mendoza (17:59) and Chase Western

(18:00), who finished third and fourth, respectively. Other finishers

included Bryce Burton (14th; 18:36), Eddie Garcia (15th; 18:43),

Bobby Acosta (23rd; 19:12), Jonathan Alpizar (24th; 19:16), Sergio

Vasquez (26th; 19:33), Andrew Shaw (36th; 20:17), Ryan Wright (43rd;

21:04), Royce Chang (46th; 21:20), Peter Algiers (52nd; 22:04) and

Scott DeVall (59th; 26:31).

Burbank in Clovis Invitational: The Bulldog boys' varsity team

placed 10th out of 27 teams Saturday.

The top Burbank finisher was Matt Carey, who was 35th in 17

minutes 15 seconds over the three-mile course. He was followed by

Ryan Williams (48th; 17:21), Aksel Kirakosyan (57th; 17:25), Wyatt

Kessler (71st; 17:36, Andrew Harris (87th; 17:51), Forest Goodbar

(90th; 17:56) and Aram Simonian (115th; 18:13)

The girls' varsity team placed 13th out of 27 teams. Michelle

Horgan led the way (48th place; 20:45) and was followed by Nelly

Shamirian (57th; 20:59), Natasha Christoffersen (67th; 21:13), Agnes

Kirakosyan (100th; 21:44) and Kiran Jolly (125th; 22:28).


Magnolia Park Optimist Club Invitational: Burroughs High's Alexa

Petroski did well, tying for third in the B Flight with a 11-over-par

48, Thursday in the event at De Bell Municipal Golf Course.

For the Indians, Sydney Dunivant fired a 53, Morgan Gunnell had a

65 and Katie Hodgins had a 67.

Burbank's Amanda Keith had a 44, Kierra McIntyre had a 53,

Michelle Chon had a 54 and Debbie Gatton had a 55.

Torrance (160 strokes) won the event, Valencia (170 ) was second an Hart (175) was third.

Burbank had 206 and Burroughs had 233.


Burbank Vikings: Three of the area's youth tackle teams came away

with wins Saturday in week-five games.

The best result was turned in by the Junior Green (3-1) team,

which defeated Castaic Blue, 36-8. The Bantam Black (2-3) defeated

Agoura Blue, 38-16, and the Senior Black (4-1) downed Calabasas,


In losing causes, the Pee Wee (0-4) fell to Ventura Black, 34-8,

Bantam Green (0-5) lost to Agoura White, 32-8, Junior Black (3-1)

lost to Castaic White, 18-16, Junior White (1-3) lost to Castaic

Gold, 22-16, and Senior Green (2-3) lost to Ventura Gray, 38-0.

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