Mountain Track and Field recently took part in the East Kern Bakersfield Relays, competing with 17 other schools in the Central Section at Bakersfield College. Highlighting Tehachapi’s efforts in the varsity division was Skylar Valencia taking second in the 300 meter hurdles with a time of 42.66 and sixth in the long jump with a leap of 19 feet, 1.5 inches. The 4x100 relay of Rebekah Sebra, Hannah Silitonga, Alexis Namey and Madison Eberle took third with a time of 54.20 and the 4x200 relay team of Namey, Jessica Perreault, Sebra and Eberle took fourth with a time of 1:54.71.
Other varsity highlights included Victor Rodriguez taking 11th place in the 110 meter hurdles with a time of 19.33, Isaiah Hutto taking fourth in the triple jump with a mark of 36 feet, one inch and James Wight taking sixth in the high jump with a mark of 5 feet.
In the frosh-soph division, Keyron Scott took second in the long jump with a mark of 19 feet, two inches and Nathan Collier took fourth in the triple jump with a leap of 33 feet, 9.5 inches. Maya Contreras also took seventh in the 1600 meter race with a time of 6:19.86.