April 16, 2013 > Fleet meet
Submitted By Mike Heightchew
Photos By Mike Heightchew
Previewed as the track meet of the year, Newark Memorial Cougars and James Logan Colts did not disappoint when they met on April 10. Both Mission Valley Athletic League (MVAL) powerhouses demonstrated their strengths with on the track as Logan took a quick lead in speed events but could never quite put the pesky Cougars out of business.
These teams are both very strong in all competitive events. Although Logan sprinted to a lead, the Cougars were never far behind. A highlight for the Cougars was outstanding performances in women's high hurdles. The Colts, however, showed strength in pole vault and at the final gun, Logan Colts, known for their strong distance program, were able to secure a team victory.
Stay tuned as both teams showed why MVAL track is going to be a great show this year. Final season standings are a tossup.