• Oct. 19 – District Meet @ El Dorado Park, 2:00 PM
• Oct. 27 – Sectional Meet @ Crossroads Park
• Nov. 4 – State Meet @ Cave Creek Golf Course
Over the last two seasons, the Arcadia Boys and Girls Cross Country Teams have achieved a record of 14 wins and no losses on their home course at Papago Park. The runners continued their dominance at home, by sweeping their home meet on Oct. 4 against Notre Dame Prep and Tempe at Papago Park. The boys – led by Senior Captain Dallas Greene - took the top five spots and placed seven runners in the top 11. The girls were equally impressive by grabbing the top 7 of 8 places. Nichole Kaiser cruised to first place with the next runner nearly 1 ½ minutes behind her.
The runners didn’t let up over Fall Break, competing in two different invitational meets. On Oct. 7, the Titans ran in the Cesar Chavez Invitational at Cesar Chavez Park in Laveen which saw numerous schools from around the state participate. The girls varsity took 8th out of 27 teams, while the boys team finished 22nd overall in their division. Nicole Kaiser ran to 23rd place overall. Complete results here:
On Oct. 13, the runners competed in the Titans Invitational hosted by Chandler Prep at the Crossroads Park in Gilbert. Nicole Kaiser sped to 6th place overall in a field of nearly 140 in the Girls Big School Varsity Division. Dallas Greene finished 19th overall among nearly 170 runners. The complete results are here:
The Arcadia Boys Golf team recently participate in the Dobson Classic Golf Tournament. They won the tournament by 31 strokes over the 2nd place team, shooting an INCREDIBLE 37 under par and BREAKING THE STATE RECORD!
They shot as a team 16 under par at the end of the 1st round on Wednesday, 9/27/17 breaking a state record. Then on Thursday, 9/28/17 they broke their own state record by shooting a score of 21 under par!
A HUGE CONGRATS to the boys as they make final preparations for the State Tournament!
• Oct. 4 – Home meet @ Papago Park (Ramada 13), 4:00 PM
• Oct. 7 – Cesar Chavez Invitational, Laveen, 7:30 AM
• Oct. 13 – Chandler Prep/Titan Invitational, Gilbert, 8:00 AM
The Arcadia Cross Country team had an excellent showing under the lights at the 11th Annual Desert Twilight Invitational at the Grande Sports Complex in Casa Grande on Friday night, Sept. 29. The meet is the 5th largest High School Cross Country Invitational in the United States and had over 6,200 runners competing from approximately 245 schools from 15 states in numerous race divisions.
The Girls team finished 9th overall in a field of 39 teams in the Large School Varsity Division and the Boys finished 16th overall among 44 teams. Junior Nicole Kaiser sped to medalist honors with a 16th place finish in a field of 260 runners. Leading the way for the Titans in the boys race was Senior Dallas Greene who finished 33rd in a field of 288 runners. GO TITANS!!!
The complete results are here:
Next meet: Twilight Invitational, Casa Grande – Sept. 29 (night meet)
The boys and girls cross country teams hosted squads from Dysart and Paradise Honors High Schools on Wednesday, September 20 at Papago Park. Arcadia handily won both the boys’ and girls’ races. For the boys, Arcadia's winning score was 19, followed by Paradise Honors 48 and Dysart 53. The final team score for the girls was Arcadia 23, Dysart 46, Paradise Honors 52.
The Titans Dallas Greene (senior) and Nicole Kaiser (junior) were individual winners in their respective races. Scorers for the boys were Greene, 1st; Luis Cerna, 2nd; Ben Waggener, 4th; Race Tuomisto-Bell, 5th; and, Kyle Arnold, 7th out of a field of 40 runners.
On the girls side, after Kaiser, Sophia Colson took 4th, Sarah Jacobs 5th, Izzy Rich 6th and Jasmine Alyasiri 7th out of a field of 40 runners.
The AHS Cross Country runners headed south to Tucson last Friday night to compete in the Desert Solstice Invitational which drew hundreds of elite runners and over 50 teams from all over Arizona. The Titans competed well in all races.
Saturday, Sept 16th @ Ojo Rojo Invitational in Chandler
See Schedule: https://www.athletic.net/crosscountry/Results/Meet.aspx?Meet=132049
NOTE: Team Photos will be taken on Tuesday, Sept. 19 at 4:30 pm at Papago Park, Ramada 13.
Swim and Dive had an exciting week! They went up against Chapparal on Tuesday and put up a strong fight, but missed the win.
Saturday, 30 members of the Swim team competed at the Wolves Invitational. The girls did very well, finishing 4th out of 25 teams. The boys also had a good showing, coming in 18th out of 31 teams. Five races landed in the top 3:
Swim and Dive have their last home meet at El Dorado against Desert Mountain this Thursday.
SWIM & DIVE FUNDRAISER
Thursday, Sept 14th, 2017, 4 - 9 pm, 20% donated to AHS Swim & Dive
There will also be a team dinner and fundraiser at Pei Wei, so please come out and support Swim and Dive! Pei Wei will be donating 20% of sales all day, so have lunch and dinner there and remember to tell them you are there for Swim and Dive!
Next Meet at Chandler High School
Swim and Dive competed last week against one of the top teams in the state, Desert Vista. AHS girls had an amazing meet and beat Desert Vista for the first time ever! The boys put on a great effort, and despite Drew Nosky earning big points for the boys by taking 1st in dive, Desert Vista boys won. Congratulations to all the athletes on a great meet!
Swim and Dive have their first big Invitational this weekend at Chandler High School! Come out and see some of our top swimmers go up against some of the top swimmers in the state!
Thank you to Chick-Fil-A for hosting a fun spirit night and for everyone
coming out to support the team! The Captains did a terrific job behind the counter taking orders and serving everyone! The whole night was a lot of fun and a huge success!
The Arcadia Cross Country team officially kicked off their season this past Saturday with an early morning run at El Dorado Park, followed by a Team/Parent breakfast meeting. Most of the runners have been training all summer to get ready for the Fall season. Nearly 40 runners are participating this Fall. Arcadia Coaches Sarah Boustila and Carl Tichenor motivated their runners over the summer with special awards for logging the most mileage.
Summer Run Challenge Results:
1st Place: Luis Cerna, 356 miles
2nd Place: Kyle Arnold, 280 miles
3rd Place: Bobby Beers, 160 miles
The Titans opened their season with a dual meet on Tuesday at Notre Dame. The runners head to Flagstaff this Saturday for the Peaks Invitational (hosted by Flagstaff High School). Next week the Titans travel to Campo Verde for a dual meet on Thursday, Sept. 14 and the Ojo Rojo Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 16at Tumbleweed Park in Chandler.
The August issue of the Arcadia News featured an article on the Titans cross country team – which is hoping to have a repeat performance in sending its runners to the state meet again this year.
2017 Boys Co-Captains: Luis Cerna, Dallas Greene, Race Tuomisto-Bell.
2017 Girls Co-Captains: Ally Boustila, Sarah Jacobs, Nicole Kaiser.
Smoothie King Fundraiser
Tuesday, Sept. 5
MENTION "ARCADIA CROSS COUNTRY"
TO MAKE SURE THE TITANS GET CREDIT FOR YOUR PURCHASE
Over the weekend members of Arcadia's Spiritline program competed in the Varsity Pom category at the AIA Spiritline State Championship. Qualifying at the regional competition in November, AHS had the opportunity to compete at State against the top ten Pom teams in Division II. A big congratulations to Auriah Padilla, Camille Heard, Emma Newlen, Kate Downing, Natalie Reynolds, Noelle Tessmer, Rachel Lawful and Taylor Everroad for taking home 7th place. We are so proud of you!
Arcadia's Spiritline competed for the FIRST time in the AIA Regional Championships on
Saturday, Nov 14 at GCU
They took 8th place out of 13 teams and advanced to the State Championships on January 23 at GCU.
Way to go Spiritline!!
AND Spiritline is in their Second Competition this Saturday, November 21 at Estrella Foothills HS at 5:15 pm - Wear RED to Support Spiritline!! #TitanPride
Congratulations to our Golf Team! Their Second Place finish is the highest position Arcadia has finished in decades!!
Congratulations to our golfers on their individual tournament placements:
#3 Madison Voisard
#10 Sloane Van Zanen
#12 October Hanke
Impressive play in a field with over 90 golfers!
Girls Golf Team Roster: Madision Alire, Emily Altieri, Paige Brown, Caroline Hackert, October Hanke, Elyse Rangel, Sloan Van Zanen, & Madison Voisard
Three Arcadia Players were honored Monday night at the Scottsdale All-City Banquet. Third Baseman Josh Arndt, Short Stop Tony Sarno and Catcher Sam Huff received the award.
Several All-Time Season records were set this year and one was broken. Three Titans made the All-Time Batting list; Tony Sarno .476, Nick Dicarlo .475 and Josh Arndt .455. Tony Sarno made the All-Time Hits list with 50. And Josh Arndt broke Brendan Satran's All-Time Triples record with 7.
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