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TRACK & FIELD: Aztec wins national title in long jump

TRACK & FIELD: Aztec wins national title in long jump

By JAIME HERNANDEZ The Pima Community College men’s and women’s track team had a strong showing at the NJCAA Championships on May 16-17 at Mesa Arizona. Woman’s team takes 12th place Sophomore Brianna Rodriguez won the national championship in the long jump for the Aztecs with a jump of 18. 11 3/4. The win marked the […]

TRACK AND FIELD: Nationals await May 15-17

TRACK AND FIELD: Nationals await May 15-17

By JAIME HERNANDEZ The Pima Community College men’s and women’s track team made big strides in the second day of the Region I track championships in Mesa on May 6. The final day of competition took place after Aztec Press went to the printer. Results will be posted at aztecpressonline.com as they become available. Pima […]

TRACK AND FIELD: Aztecs hit national qualifications

TRACK AND FIELD: Aztecs hit national qualifications

By JAIME HERNANDEZ Pima Community College men and women’s track team went 2-2 in their second conference meet of the season in Mesa on April 18.   Women’s team qualifying PCC women’s team improved on some existing national qualifying mark at Mesa. Sophomore Nikki Regalado took first place in the 1500-meter with a time of […]

TRACK: Teams have strong showing in Glendale

TRACK: Teams have strong showing in Glendale

By JAIME HERNANDEZ Pima Community College men’s and women’s track teams failed to provide a national qualifier during competition at the Glendale Community College Outdoor Invitational on April 5, but did have several first-place finishes. To date, 14 Aztecs have national qualifying marks. Women jumpers dominate On the women’s side, four Aztec jumpers finished with […]

Track runner sets gaze on the future

Track runner sets gaze on the future

By NICK MEYERS Mexico native Sandra Araiza left Hermosillo, Sonora, with dreams of becoming a biomedical engineer. The 19-year-old international student is now in her second semester at Pima Community College, on her way to doing just that. Araiza’s interest in medicine began in high school. During her senior year, her class visited hospitals to […]

TRACK AND FIELD: Aztecs have strong showing at national championships

TRACK AND FIELD: Aztecs have strong showing at national championships

By JAIME HERNANDEZ Pima Community College men’s and women’s track team put on an impressive performance at the Indoor National Championships at the Armory in New York City on March 7-8. Women’s track team takes home 10th place The women’s team showed their muscle with two top-three finishers. The top finisher was freshman Kaysee Pilgrim, […]

Araiza chases big dreams

Araiza chases big dreams

By NICK MEYERS Mexico native Sandra Araiza left Hermosillo, Sonora, with dreams of becoming a biomedical engineer. The 19-year-old international student is now in her second semester at Pima Community College, on her way to doing just that. Araiza’s interest in medicine began in high school. During her senior year, her class visited hospitals to […]

Six Aztecs qualify for nationals

Six Aztecs qualify for nationals

Compiled by Katie Stewart     Six members of Pima Community College’s track and field team qualified for nationals during the first meet of the season at the Paradise Valley Community College Indoor Invitational Jan. 24-25. In men’s competition, Eddie Wilcox became an indoor national qualifier with a high jump of 6 feet, 10¾ inches. Anfernee Alexander […]