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Men's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 9

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ANTOINE WILDER CLARK
FRESHMAN HURDLES

Antoine Wilder, Evergreen HS / Vancouver, WA.

Event: 110m Hurdles, Mark: 15.16; 400m Hurdles, Mark: 54.50

"Antoine had a great double performance at the Portland Twilight posting a winning time 15.16 in the HH and a conference leading 54.50 in the IH," said Clark head coach Bob Williams.

 

Women's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 9

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DELIA DELEON
TREASURE VALLEY FRESHMAN

Delia Deleon, Nyssa HS / Nyssa, OR.

"Delia ran life time PR's in the 800 (2:16.76) and 1500 (4:44.00).  She was very patient and ran smart," said TVCC head coach Blas Guerra.

Men's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 8

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WILLIAM 'JJ' WALKER CLACKAMAS
FRESHMAN DECATHLON

William 'JJ' Walker, Mariner HS / Everett, WA.

Event: Decathlon, Mark: 6145 points

"JJ Walker is the first Clackamas decathlete to win the conference championship since David Lemen set the national junior college record," said Cougar head coach Keoni McHone. "He had personal bests in nine out of ten events, and the tenth event was a decathlon personal best.

Women's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 8

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CHLOE LINDBO CLARK
SOPHOMORE HEPTATHLON

Chloe Lindbo, Ridgefield HS / Ridgefield, WA.

Event: Heptathlon, Mark: 4498 points
(17th best NWAC Championship Mark)

"All of Chloe's hard work dedication and total commitment played off with an NWAC Championship and the 3rd highest Hep. score for Clark  College, said Penguin head coach Bob Williams. "A big PR in the shot and the high jump the first day really help solidify her chance of winning.The second day we knew if she did what she was capable of it would result in a championship for her, and she was able to get the job done."

Men's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 7

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JACOBY MCNAMARA LANE
SOPHOMORE SPRINTS

Jacoby McNamara, Redmond HS / Redmond, OR.

Event: 200M Dash, Mark: 21.71, 400M Dash, Mark: 46.99 at OSU High Performance

"Jacoby ran the second fastest 400 ever (46.99) at Lane during the OSU High Performance Meet," said Lane head coach Brian Schaudt.

Women's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 7

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SHAYLA NOIL LANE
FRESHMAN SPRINTS

Shayla Noil, Grant HS / Portland, OR.

Event: 100M Dash, Mark: 12.13, 200M Dash, Mark: 25.06 at OSU High Performance

"Shayla's times in both the 100 and 200 at the OSU High Performance Meet currently rank her first in the NWAC in both events," said Titan head coach Brian Schaudt.

Men's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 6

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MICHAEL MARTIN LANE
SOPHOMORE DISTANCE

Michael Martin, South Eugene HS / Eugene, OR.

Martin executed a great 5K run and turned in a time of 14.48.96 at the Southern Oregon University Raider Invitational.

“Michael’s time at the Raider Invitational was the best NWAC time recorded since the 2010 season,” said Titan head coach Brian Schaudt.

 

Women's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 6

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MICAELA KOSTESCKA SPOKANE
SOPHOMORE MID-DISTANCE

Micaela Kostecka, Mt. Spokane HS / Spokane, WA.

Event: 3,000m Steeplechase, Mark: 10:45.11 at the Mt. SAC Relays.

“Micaela ran in a fast heat, fell in the water on lap 5, and recovered for a 10-second PR, a school and NWAC all-time best mark!” exclaimed Sasquatch head coach Jason Cash.

Men's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 5

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DIMEJI ADEKANBI EVERETT
FRESHMAN SPRINTS

Oluwadamilol (Dimeji) Adekanbi, Nathan Hale HS / Seattle, WA.

Adekanbi posted an NWAC leading time in the 100m with a 10.89 as well as a 22.65 in the 200m. He also ran on the school record breaking 4x100m relay team, completing the event in 42.83. 

"We are thrilled with Dimeji's performances so far at Everett CC, especially this past weekend," said Trojan head coach Tansey Lystad. "He had a prior injury that held him back in recent years, but he's put in the work to not only get back to where he was, but surpass his previous bests! We're very excited to see what the rest of the season and the future holds for him!"

Women's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 5

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KAITLYN PALLER OLYMPIC
FRESHMAN THROWS

Kaitlyn Paller, Shelton HS / Shelton, WA.

Kaitlyn Paller had a fourth place finish in the hammer throw at Saint Martin University’s Jay Hammer Invite with a throw of 48.33m (158’7”) breaking her previous school record of 141’. This is Paller's second Track & Field Athlete of the Week award in only her freshman season.

"Kaitlyn had an outstanding day in the hammer throw in ugly weather," said Ranger head coach Jakan Austin. "She finish fourth overall in the hammer with a throw of 158’7 while breaking her own school record."

Men's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 4

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NOAH ROOT CLARK
SOPHOMORE SPRINTS

Noah Root, Faith Academy HS / Manila Philippines

Event: 200M Dash, Mark: 22.13"

Noah posted a conference best in the 200M 22.13 on his way to a 2nd place finish at the John Knight Invite at Western Oregon University," said Clark head coach Bob Williams. "Noah worked hard this fall and winter and has become a team leader. It's great when you see an athlete work as hard as Noah has, have the results he is having,"

Women's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 4

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LYDIA PAVLENKO CLACKAMAS
SOHOMORE SPRINTS/JUMPS

Lydia Pavlenko, Parkrose HS / Portland, OR.

Event: Triple Jump, Mark: 38' 9.75" at Washington vs Region XI hosted by Community Colleges of Spokane.

"Lydia is crushing the triple jump this season!" exclaimed Spokane head coach Jason Cash. "One of the best jumps in the NWAC in 15 years.”

Added Clackamas hed coach Keoni McHone, "She jumped well despite less than desirable conditions earlier in the day that took many athletes a while to warm back up.  The 38’9” was a 5” personal best which broke our school record by 4”. "

Men's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 3

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JAKOBE FORD EVERETT
FRESHMAN JUMPS

Jakobe Ford, Shadle Park HS / Spokane, WA.

Event: High Jump, Mark: 7'0 .25", Long Jump, Mark: 22' 6.5"

"Jakobe is a budding world class talent, who has already made his mark on Everett CC," said Trojan head coach Tansey Lystad. "This past weekend, he jumped 7' .25" breaking the 43 year old school record. He set NWAC leading marks in the High Jump and Long Jump (22'6.5") in his first meet for EvCC. The incredible thing is that these aren't even his best marks. Jakobe jumped 7' 4.25" during indoor track this year at the UW Open meet, which would have ranked him in a tie for 6th in NCAA D1 rankings. Additionally, his Long Jump record is 24' 6", set at the Junior Olympic Championships last summer. He has professional athlete aspirations, and we are excited to see what he is capable of this year and beyond."

Women's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 3

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MICAELA KOSTESCKA SPOKANE
SOPHOMORE MID-DISTANCE

Micaela Kostecka, Mt. Spokane HS / Spokane, WA.

Event: 3000m Steeple Chase, Mark: 10:55.28, 800m Run, Mark: 2:24.29 at Shotwell Invite hosted by University of Puget Sound

“One of the reasons we are so happy to have added Micaela to our team is how well-rounded she is," said Sasquatch head coach Jason Cash. "This steeplechase race was only her second ever. A meet and stadium record at Puget Sound!”

Men's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 2

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SAM RODDEWIG SPOKANE
SOPHOMORE DECATHLON

Event: Decathlon, Mark: 5649 at 13th Sam Adams Classic

"Sam had an almost 400-point improvement in his first decathlon since last season’s NWAC Championship where he finished fourth, " said CCS head coach Jason Cash. "He lifetime bests in the High Jump, 400m, Discus, and 1500m; his Pole Vault is 3rd in the overall standings, and his other marks were just off his bests from last season in much better weather. His tremendous hard work has certainly paid off!."

Women's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 2

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CHLOE LINDBO CLARK
FRESHMAN HEPTATHLON

Event: 100m High Hurdles, Mark: 15.00 at the Willamette Invite

"Chloe is having a great sophomore season, said Clark head coach Bob Williams. "She has posted three conference leading times, 400 m 58.74, 200 m 26.08 and last week at the Willamette Invite she posted a PR of 15.00 in 100 HH on her way to victory. "

2018 Men's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 1

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COLTON PALLER OLYMPIC
SOPHOMORE THROWS

Event: Hammer, Mark: 151'; Shot Put, Mark: 45’2"; Discus, Mark: 162’7” and 100m, Mark: 11.5sec at Pacific Lutheran University Open

"Colton has qualified for NWAC championship in Discus, shot-put and hammer in his first meet, said Olympic head coach Jakan Austin. "Colton won the discus at 162’7”. He placed fourth in shot-put with 45’2” and sixth in hammer at 151ft. He also got seventh in the 100m running 11.5 second 100m today."

2018 Women's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week - Week 1

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KAITLYN PALLER OLYMPIC
FRESHMAN THROWS

Event: Hammer, Mark: 141'4; Shot Put, Mark: 37'7"; Discus, Mark: 115' at Pacific Lutheran University Open

"Kaitlyn had a great day today, said Olympic head coach Jakan Austin. "She qualified for NWAC championship in hammer with a throw of 141’4”, placing fifth in her first meet while also breaking the Olympic College record in the hammer. In the shot-put, she placed second with a throw of 37’7” and 115’ in the discus."

Men's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week

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KAWIKA JONES - GREEN RIVER
FRESHMAN - SPRINTS

Event: 100m; Mark: 11.21, Event: 200m; Mark: 22.83, Event: 4x100m Relay; Mark: 44.52 at NWAC NorthWest Region Championships

"Had a season best in both the 100 and 200 and was the fourth leg of the winning 4X100 team."

Women's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week

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TOA LEVI - SPOKANE
SOPHOMORE - THROWS

Event: Discus; Mark: 113' 11", Event: Hammer; Mark: 119' 9", Event: Shot Put; Mark: 41' 0" at Sasquatch Carnival

"Toa had a stellar day in three throwing events with a season best in the Shot Put and personal records in Discus and Hammer."

Men's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week

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CORBIN CARLTON - SPOKANE
SOPHOMORE - DISTANCE

Event: 3,000m Steeplechase; Mark: 8:59.10 at Oregon Twilight

"Big PR and very fast time on the big stage at the University of Oregon. Top Junior College time in the Nation this year by over 13 seconds"

Women's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week

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CHELSEA BONE - CLACKAMAS
SOPHOMORE - HEPTATHLON

Event: 800m; Mark: 2:24.83, Event: Heptathlon; Mark: 4702, Event: Long Jump; Mark: 5.61 / 18' 5" at NWAC Multi Championship

"Chelsea had lifetime bests in five individual events en route to winning the NWAC Heptathlon Championship with the #7 all-time Championship score of 4702. Individual event highlights included a 13-inch PR in the Long Jump, taking the NWAC lead, and a 5.44 second lifetime best in the 800m."

Men's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week

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COLTON PALLER - OLYMPIC
FRESHMAN - THROWS

Event: Discus; Mark: 165-9, Event: Shot Put; Mark: 46-4.75 at WWU Ralph Vernacchia Invitational

"Colton not only won the discus at the Ralph Vernacchia meet, he broke a 47-year old school record with a throw of 165-9. His shot placed him fourth in the meet."

Women's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week

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EMILY VIUKHOLA - LANE
SOPHOMORE - SPRINTS

Event: 800m; Mark: 2:12.15 at OSU High Performance Meet

"Emily ran a smart race and won her heat at OSU against a host of D-I competition with an impressive PR."

Viukhola signed with Fresno State University on Thursday.

Men's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week

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JOSE MACIAS - CLACKAMAS
SOPHOMORE - DISTANCE

Event: 1,500m; Mark: 3:57.37, Event: 5,000m; Mark: 14:57.04 at Clackamas Cougar Open

"Macias ran a fine double."

Women's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week

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CASSIE MCKINNEY - CLARK
FRESHMAN - DISTANCE

Event: 1,500m; Mark: 04:53.25, Event: 5,000m; Mark: 18:19.29 at Clackamas Cougar Open

"Cassie had a great double at the Cougar Open, setting PR's in the 1500m and the 5k. Her time in the 5k moved her up to number 5 on the Clark Top 10 list and her time in the 1500m put her at number 10."

Men's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week

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KUDA MURASIRANWA - SW OREGON
FRESHMAN - SPRINTS

Event: 100m; Mark: 10.81, Event: 200m; Mark: 22.11 at Southern Oregon University Raider Invitational

"Not only is Kuda a great athlete, he leads by example and is totally focused on his goals."

Women's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week

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OLIVIA ROSE - CLARK
SOPHOMORE - JUMPS

Event: T200m; Mark: 27.01, Event: 4x100m Relay; Mark: 50.54, Event: 4x400m Relay; Mark: 4:18.77, Event: Long Jump; Mark: 5.43m, 17' 9.75", Event: Triple Jump; Mark: 11.43m, 37' 6" at Southern Oregon University Raider Invitational

"Olivia had a super weekend winning both the TJ and the LJ. Olivia also had a season best in the 200m, plus she helped both relays to the 4th place spot on the NWAC performance list. Olivia is a team leader and a wonderful young lady."

Men's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week

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TRISTAN JAMES - LANE
SOPHOMORE - JUMPS

Event: Triple Jump; Mark: 49'04.50" at Chico State Twilight

-   "James added two feet to his previous NWAC-leading jump."
-   "Tristan broke a 22-year old Lane school record and won by over four feet! He also provided solid relay legs on NWAC-leading teams."

Women's Track & Field Under Armour Athlete of the Week

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EMILY VIUKHOLA - LANE
SOPHOMORE - SPRINTS

Event: 800m; Mark: 2:14.99 at Chico State Twilight

"Emily easily won against DI and DII competition in personal record fashion, said Lane head coach Grady O'Connor. "She also anchored the 4x400 team in an NWAC leading time, splitting 57.4."

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