CHRISTIAN ACADEMY IN JAPAN
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HS and MS track and field teams compete at Yokota

CAJ's high school and middle school track and field teams competed at Yokota on Saturday in the first official meet for both teams. On a sunny, warm day, the Knights competed extremely well.

The high school team combined for 28 personal records and seven Far East qualifications on Saturday. These were the top-five individual performances and top-three relay performances that the team achieved at the meet. Far East qualifying marks are denoted with an asterisk:

Josiah- 3rd in 100 meters (11.79), 2nd in 200 meters (23.58*), 2nd in long jump (5.79 meters*)
Megumi (9th grade)- 5th in 200 meters (29.60)
Dominic- 5th in 400 meters (55.24)
Tokiwa- 4th in 110 meter hurdles (19.95)
Megumi (12th grade)- 3rd in 300 meter hurdles (53.50*), 2nd in long jump (4.17 meters)
Anna- 5th in shot put (6.14 meters)
Leif- 3rd in discus (30.90 meters)
Annabelle- 1st in high jump (1.45 meters*)
Boys' 4x100 meter relay team (Josiah, Leo, Wonjun, Asher)- 2nd (45.70*)
Boys' 4x400 meter relay team (Douglas, Dominic, Kitt, Wonjun)- 3rd (3:48.21*)
Girls' 4x400 meter relay team (Mariko, Krista, Megumi (12th grade), Mina)- 3rd (4:37.26*)

For the middle school, there were 36 personal records set and also several major highlights. Joel set a Kanto Plains middle school record in the discus throw (39.59 meters). These were the top-five individual performances and top-three relay performances that the team achieved at the meet:

Sunwoo- 1st in 100 meters (12.86)
John- 2nd in 100 meters (12.91), 1st in 200 meters (25.90), 3rd in discus (26.62 meters)
Kiera- 4th in 200 meters (29.71), 1st in 800 meters (2:43.03), 2nd in long jump (4.00 meters)
Joel- 4th in 100 meters (13.23), 1st in shot put (11.42 meters), 1st in discus (39.59 meters)
Xavier- 2nd in 100 meter hurdles (22.17)
Jamie- 2nd in discus (26.90 meters)
Joe- 5th in discus (24.70 meters)
Boys' 4x100 meter relay team (Sunwoo, Nathan, Joel, John)- 2nd (51.94)
Boys' 4x400 meter relay team (Jamie, GyungWon, Eastin, Xavier)- 3rd (4:37.40)

Full results from the meet are available here.

The next meet for both teams will be next Saturday at Yokota.

HS Track and Field Information
MS Track and Field Information
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