Women's Track & Field

Lucy Chavez and Jessica Bright-Schade earn national qualifiers at the Triton Invitational

Sophomore Lucy Chavez (Bisbee HS) earned an NJCAA Outdoor national qualifying mark in the Discus with a throw of 41.36 meters (135-8) while fellow sophomore Jessica Bright-Schade (Safford HS) set her national qualifier in the Javelin with a throw of 37.36 meters (122-7). Photos by Stephanie van Latum and Ben Carbajal
Sophomore Lucy Chavez (Bisbee HS) earned an NJCAA Outdoor national qualifying mark in the Discus with a throw of 41.36 meters (135-8) while fellow sophomore Jessica Bright-Schade (Safford HS) set her national qualifier in the Javelin with a throw of 37.36 meters (122-7). Photos by Stephanie van Latum and Ben Carbajal

The Pima Community College women's track & field team competed at the Triton Invitational hosted by the University of California San Diego on Friday and Saturday in La Jolla, CA.

  • Sophomore Lucy Chavez (Bisbee HS) earned an NJCAA national qualifying mark in the Discus as she finished with a throw of 41.36 meter (135-feet, 8-inches). Her mark also set a personal-record. She set a national qualifier in the hammer throw earlier in the Outdoor season.
  • Sophomore Jessica Bright-Schade (Safford HS) earned a national qualifying mark in the Javelin as she set a personal-record at 37.36 meters (122-7).
  • Sophomore distance runners Mykayla Tarwater (Tucson Magnet HS) and Oksana Giron (Sunnyside HS) each set personal-bests in the 5,000 meter race. Tarwater finished with a time of 21 minutes, 45.46 seconds and Giron crossed the finish line at 22:17.23.
  • The Aztecs will compete at the Gaucho Invitational on Saturday at Glendale Community College.

See complete results of the Triton Invitational on Finished Results