Foothill High won the Northern Section Division I boys and girls track and field championships on Friday at Chico High School.
For the boys, the Cougars won with 115 points. Pleasant Valley (84), Chico (82), Enterprise (74) and Las Plumas (52) rounded out the top five. Shasta was sixth (15) out of 10 teams. Foothill won four events in total, which was tied with Paradise’s for the most for the boys.
The girls, Foothill won with 208 points, well-ahead of second-place Chico (106). Shasta (63), PV (48) and Corning (20) rounded out the top five, respectively. Enterprise was sixth with 16 points. The Cougars won eight events while Chico won five.
Below is a breakdown of the top performances from each event.
100: Shasta had the top two finishers with Arlene Garcia winning with a personal record of 12.82 seconds and Chloe Whitmire following her with a PR of 12.98. Foothill’s Melody Wu was third (12.98).
200: Foothill’s Wu won with a PR in 26.53. Foothill’s Zoey Bishop was second with a PR of 26.72 and Shasta’s Whitmore was third in 26.91.
400: Foothill’s Bishop won with a PR of 1:00.22, beating Chico’s Mary Blaugh (1:00.74) and Foothill’s Grace Dudley (1:02.21).
800: Chico’s Nahkia Clements won in 2:28.60. Enterprise’s Caroline Forseth was second in 2:29.51.
1,600: Chico went one-two with Britta Bundy (5:39.23) and Sophie Sims (5:39.40). Foothill’s Rize Oliveira was third (5:41.53).
3,200: Chico’s Bundy won in 12:27.41, edging Foothill’s Payton Osborne (12:28.15).
100 hurdles: Chico’s Hailey Fune won with a PR of 14.62. Foothill had the next four finishers in Kira Porzio (17.04), Presley Hamilton (17.05), Savana Dutton (17.57) and Melissa Mitchell (17.86).
300 hurdles: Corning’s Addie Galantine won in 48.51. Foothill’s Dutton was third (49.64), Porzio was fourth (50.30) and Abigail Halverson was fifth (51.84).
4×100 Relay: Foothill’s team of Sophie Porzio, Wu, Bishop and Teagan Richards won in 50.64, edging Chico (50.65). Shasta was fourth.
4×400 Relay: Foothill’s team of Wu, Dudley, Richards and Bishop won in 4:08.54, edging Chico (4:09.70).
Shot put: Pleasant Valley’s Subrina Tuitele won with a throw of 36 feet, 4.5 inches. Shasta’s Julianna Flores was second with a PR of 34-4 and Enterprise’s Arika Baxter was third (34-1).
Discus: Foothill’s Kiana Emerson won in 124-7 and Shasta’s Lilly MacMillan was second with a PR of 108-5.5.
High Jump: Foothill’s Kira Porzio won with a jump of 5-4. The Cougars had the next three placers in Ella Lee (5-2) Jennifer Rhyne (5-2) and Rachel Wyhlidko (5-0).
Pole Vault: Foothill’s Matteya Ruiz won, clearing 10-6. Shasta’s Allaya Magee was second (9-6) and Foothill’s Dudley was third (9-6).
Long Jump: Foothill’s Kira Porzio won with a jump of 15-9 as the Cougars took the top four spots. Sophie Porzio was second (15-8.75), Dudley was third (15-8.75) and Lee was fourth (14-11.25). Shasta’s Kaitlynn Cox was fifth (14-8).
Triple Jump: Chico’s Hailey Fune won with a jump of 34-0.75. Shasta’s Natalie Muse was second with a PR of 32-11. Foothill’s Lee (32-6.25) and Ruiz (32-2.5) were third and fourth, respectively.
100: PV’s Dante Jackson won with a PR in 10.97, followed by PV’s Caleb Cooley (PR of 11.14) and Foothill’s Riley Doyle, who set a PR in 11.21.
200: PV’s Jackson won in 22.50 and Cooley finished with a PR inn 22.95 for second. Shasta’s Josh Akana was third with a PR in 23.29.
400: Paradise’s Jared Mackay won in 51.23, Foothill’s Jayden Gordon was second in 52.52 and teammate Isaiah Putnam was third in 52.65. Enterprise’s Jacob Garrett was fourth in 53.09, Foothill’s Josiah Palumbo was fifth in 53.94 and Carlos Sanchez was sixth in 54.20.
800: Paradise’s Patrick Roehling (2:00.28) edged Chico’s Riley Farrell (2:00.50) for the D-I title. Enterprise’s Garrett was third (2:01.30).
1,600: Chico’s Charlie Giannini won in 4:27.70 and Enterprise’s Nick Torres was second in 4:33.71.
3,200: Chico’s Giannini won in 10:01.05 as the Panthers went 1-2-3 with Jaxon Leduc (10:01.90) second and Mario Giannini third (10:03.64). Shasta’s Luke Bland was fourth in 10:09.97).
110 hurdles: Foothill’s Dylan Northrup won in 14.83, followed by Chico’s Noah Trento (PR of 15.32), Enterprise’s Lucas Wright (15.74) and Foothill’s Dustin Mast (PR of 16.75).
300 hurdles: Foothill’s Northrup won in 40.01. Enterprise’s Wright was second with a PR of 41.16 and the Hornets’ Kye Carter was fourth with a PR of 43.08.
4×100 Relay: Foothill’s team of Tyler Carey, Putnam, Doyle and Gordon edged PV with a photo-finish. Recorded time was Foothill with 42.67 and PV with 42.67 but the Cougars were credited with the win.
4×400 Relay: Paradise won in 3:22.50, besting Foothill’s team of Putnam, Sanchez, Palumbo, and Gordon in 3:28.31. Enterprise’s team of Khristian Clements, Garrett, Dixon Moore and Torres was third (3:34.85).
Shot put: Chico’s Griffin Rhoads-Albert won in 46-8. Enterprise’s Jayden Campbell was fourth with a PR of 43-5. Foothill’s Jaden Arnold was fifth with a PR of 42-5.
Discus: Las Plumas’ Jordan Knoefler won in 138-9. Enterprise’s James Ziegler was fourth in 122-4 and Foothill’s Tyler Doe was fifth in 122-0.
High Jump: Enterprise’s Wright won with a PR jump of 6-4. PVs Cameron Nolen was second at 6-0. Foothill’s Dawson Greene was fourth with a PR of 5-10 and Shasta’s Nick Lindsay was fifth at 5-8.
Pole Vault: Las Plumas’ Nicholas Small won with a PR of 14-6. Foothill’s Layton Paloutzian was second with a PR of 14-0 and teammate Henry Humphrey was fourth at 11-6. Shasta’s Lindsay was fifth (PR 11-0).
Long Jump: Paradise’s Trevor Thurman won with a PR of 19-4.25 with Foothill taking second and third with Northrup (19-1) and Putnam (18-8).
Triple Jump: Foothill’s Caleb Rowe won with a jump of 42-9. Enterprise’s Wright was second with a PR of 42-4.