Three Rivers and CAL U join forces for another Association Championship
CALIFORNIA, Pa. – The 2015 USATF Three Rivers Association Track & Field Championships was held this past weekend at California University of Pennsylvania. This marks the seventh year in a row that CAL U and Adamson stadium served as host of this two-day competition. The event welcomed athletes of all ages with nearly 700 total participants; 13 of which competed in the open and masters age division. This also served as the first round for the USATF Junior Olympic Track & Field program with the top 6 individuals and relay teams advancing to the USATF Region II Track & Field Championships to be held July 9 -12 at Slippery Rock University.
Day 1 of the competition was mild in terms of weather and competition. The high only reached 77 degrees and a mere 10 track events were contested with trials in the 100m, 80m hurdles, 100m hurdles 110m hurdles, and 200m. Day 2 warmed up to 84 degrees (the average for this time of the year) and had action-packed finals in 15 track events and another 3 dozens field events.. Athletes put up some of the best marks of the season with many winning crowns in multiple events:
|8 & Under Girls|
|Damya Scott||Future Stars||100||200||400|
|Dani Prunzik||Future Stars||100||200|
|Danielle Bryant||Stallions Track Club||100||200||400|
|Miniya Pinnix||Next Level Athletics||800||1500|
|Alivia Scott||Future Stars||100||200|
|Lauren Hart||Pacer Track Club||1500||3000|
|Lillia Allen||Unattached||Shot Put||Discus|
|Jayla Ellis||Next Level Athletics||100||400||LJ|
|Laryn Edwards||Next Level Athletics||100||200|
|Aiyanna Crawford||Next Level Athletics||400||800|
|Summer Thorpe||Next Level Athletics||100mH||400mH|
|8 & Under Boys|
|Ethan Gardner||Stallions Track Club||100||200||400|
|Julian Dugger||Steel City Express||200||400|
|Daniel Cain||Future Stars||800||1500|
|Antonio Pitts||Penn Hills Eagles||100||200|
|Josiah McCoy Morant||Penn Hills Eagles||400||800|
|Jacques Moye||Penn Hills Eagles||1500||3000|
|Isaiah Melvin||Valley Speedsters||100mH||200mH||HJ|
|Gavin Mayo||Greensburg YMCA||LJ||TJ|
|Richard Tillman||Next Level Athletics||Shot Put||Discus|
|Mark Brown||Greensburg YMCA||800||1500||3000|
|Ayden Owens||Nadia Track Club||100mH||400mH|
|Tyler Deshon Carter||Penn Hills Eagles||LJ||TJ|
|Maya Dean||Nadia Track Club||Shot Put||Discus||HJ|
|Dylan Kutruff||Mountain Top T&F||1500||5000|
|Robert Zukas||Philadelphia Masters||HJ||PV||LJ|
|David Marovich||Philadelphia Masters||TJ||Javelin|
The Association was excited to host another successful Championship and wishes Three Rivers athletes continued success throughout the summer and remaining track & field season.
Complete TRA Championships results can be found here.
More information on the Region 2 Championships can be found here.
TRA youth competition opportunities can be found here.
TRA open and masters opportunities can be found here.