Bremerton Track and Field | Spring Sports Preview

Bremerton Track and Field | Spring Sports Preview

Bremerton Track and Field

Head coach: Daniel McInnis

Key athletes (boys): Von Mejia, Noah Johnson, Spencer Anderson, Cedric Curtis, Alpha Cooper, Adam Sanchez.

Key athletes (girls): Tyishea McWhorter, Lauryn Chandler, Nyaijah Johnson, Te’Caela Wilcher, Trisha Mae Mabini.

Outlook: The girls 4×100 team of Johnson, Wilcher, Chandler and McWhorter reached the summit last season, winning a 2A state championship. All four are back to defend their crown this year, and Chandler will also get a shot to defend her individual championship in the 100 hurdles. On the boys side, Von Mejia ran the 100 and 200 at districts and was part of the team’s state 4×400 relay team with Johnson, Anderson and Curtis. Anderson also just missed out on qualifying for state in the middle distances. Look for growth from Adam Sanchez as a thrower in the discus and shotput.

Schedule: March 16, 11 a.m., at Cardinal Relays | March 21, 3:15 p.m., home meet w/North Kitsap, Olympic | March 23, 9:30 a.m., Curtis Relays | April 11, 3:15 p.m., home meet w/Klahowya, North Mason | April 13, 10 a.m., Lil Norway Invitational | April 16, 3:15 p.m., at Port Townsend | April 20, TBD, Nike Eason Invitational at Snohomish | April 25, 3:15 p.m., at Port Angeles | April 27, 1 p.m., 59th Annual Shelton Invitational | May 9-11, Olympic League championships at North Kitsap.

The Bremerton 4x100 relay team of Lauryn Chandler, Nyaijah Johnson, Tyishea McWhorter and Te’Caela Wilcher, along with alternate Trisha Mae Mabini, are all back to defend their state championship. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

The Bremerton 4×100 relay team of Lauryn Chandler, Nyaijah Johnson, Tyishea McWhorter and Te’Caela Wilcher, along with alternate Trisha Mae Mabini, are all back to defend their state championship. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Bremerton Track and Field | Spring Sports Preview

The Bremerton 4×100 relay team of Lauryn Chandler, Nyaijah Johnson, Tyishea McWhorter and Te’Caela Wilcher, along with alternate Trisha Mae Mabini, are all back to defend their state championship. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

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