John Cooper Sports: Dragon Track & Field, Softball and Tennis Teams Finish Strong Before Spring Break
THE WOODLANDS, TX -- The John Cooper School Sports: Dragon Track & Field, Softball and Tennis Teams Finish Strong Before Spring Break. Results from the week of March 2.
BOYS’/GIRLS’ VARSITY TRACK & FIELD
3/5 at 53rd Annual St. John’s Maverick Relays
Girls • 5th Place
Amara Oguchi Champion Discus & 2nd Shot Put
Katie Drake 3rd 1600m
4X800m Relay A Team 3rd • Katie Drake, Chloe Smith, Abby Mendenhall & Rebecca Melin
Onese Ewherido 4th 400m
Rebecca Melin 5th 800m
4X800m Relay B Team 6th • Megan Day, Amber Navarra, Kiera Van der Linden & Sofia Gomez
Boys • 7th Place
Jack O’Riordan Champion High Jump
4X800m Relay A Team 2nd • Cadan Hanson, Will McDermott, Vishnu Swaminathan & Andrew Mahler
4X400m Relay A Team 2nd • Tanure Ewherido, James Araya, Jackson Kovin & Cadan Hanson
Ben Currin 3rd Place Discus
Tanure Ewherido 6th 400m
4X800m Relay B Team 6th Place • Carson Hanson, Alex Everson, Morgan Davis & Grant Wilson
Will McDermott 7th 1600m
Swedish Relay 7th Place • Jack O’Riordan, Tani Bassir, James Araya & Will Young
Dan Green Invitational
Madison Breaux 4th 300m Hurdles & 7th 100m Hurdles
Coach Scott Holland: Going into Spring Break, we had solid performances across the board. Jack O’Riordan moved his gold medal streak to four- straight with his win at St. John’s. Amara Oguchi also continued to lead the way on the girls’ side with another gold and silver medal performance in the throws Relays also had good efforts with two silver and a bronze in the 4X400 and 4x800.
Madison Breaux, who also competed in the Woodlands Half Marathon on Saturday, kept scoring in the hurdles; this time at the Dan Green Invitational hosted by The Woodlands High School.
Next up for Dragon Track & Field:
March 27-28 at Victor Lopez Classic, 5:30 p.m.
BOYS’/GIRLS’ VARSITY TENNIS
3/6 at Varsity Chancellors Tournament at Chancellors Racquet Club
Jared Ramirez / Parker Gregory • 3rd doubles
Savan Khurana • 3rd Place singles
Olivia Sauber • 3rd Place singles
Marielle Sauber • 2nd Place singles
Emma Berthiaux • 3rd Place line 2 singles
Next up for Dragon Tennis:
March 25–Varsity Girls at St. Agnes, 4 p.m.
March 27 vs. Houston Christian, 4 p.m.
BOYS’ VARSITY BASEBALL
3/3 vs. St. John XXII • 1-2 LOSS
3/6 vs. Rosehill Christian • 5-6 LOSS
Next up for Dragon Boys’ Baseball:
March 17 vs. St. John XXIII, 6 p.m.
GIRLS’ VARSITY SOFTBALL
3/5 vs Concordia Lutheran • 6-4 WIN
Coach Nicole Hedden: WP Grace Minarovic also tripled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run in the third. Olivia Amador grounded out and scored one run. Also adding hits were Liz Liner, Sofia Gomez.
Next up for Dragon Girls’ Softball:
March 16 vs. Waller High School, 5 p.m.
March 17 vs. Cypress Christian, 5:30 p.m.
BOYS’/GIRLS’ VARSITY GOLF
Next up for Dragon Golf:
March 23 at Emery Weiner Tournament, Westwood Golf Club