Archive for March, 2009

2009 Baldy Castillo Invitational

Monday, March 23rd, 2009

On March 21, the Arizona State University track and field teams hosted the Baldy Castillo Invitational in Tempe, AZ. In College Station, Texas on the previous weekend, both teams placed fifth at the 2009 NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships. The meet is named in honor of former Sun Devil track and field coach Senon “Baldy” Castillo, who passed away on January 31 at the age of 90.

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Former Stanford All-American Lindsay Allen, now representing McMillan Elite, and current Sun Devil All-American Ali Kielty lead Heat 2 of the women's 1500 meter run

An all-star team featuring Allan Ayala from Guatemala won the men's 4x400 meter relay

2009 Ragnar Relay Del Sol

Tuesday, March 10th, 2009

From 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM on February 27, waves of teams departed from Watson Lake Park in Prescott, AZ, as participants in the 2009 Ragnar Relay Del Sol. This year’s route meandered 202 miles from Prescott through Wickenburg, Carefree, and Fountain Hills, before finishing in Mesa Riverview Park.

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Emma running on a long and winding road