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Iyer on Fire

Iyer on Fire

by Rose Guan, Wingspan Senior Staff Writer and Designer

June 11, 2017


Filed under Cross Country, Editor's Pick, Online Exclusive, Sports, Track and Field

It’s a cool afternoon in mid-December, the off-season for a cross-country or track runner. Nikitha “Niki” Iyer (‘17) wears a gray hoodie over black track pants, to ward against the cold. She adjusts a USA Track Foundation sweatband, checks her watch as she walks out of her Cupertino house—an...

Track and Field participates in second League meet of the season

Track and Field participates in second League meet of the season

by Cheryl Liu, Reporter

April 16, 2014


Filed under Online Exclusive, Sports, Track and Field

The Track and Field team participated in its second league meet at King’s Academy where the athletes took part in a variety of events, such as high jump, hurdles, shot put, and relays. Some athletes tried out new events at the meet while others used the time to perfect their existing events in a...

Track team prepares for WBAL league meet #1

Track team prepares for WBAL league meet #1

by Shay Lari-Hosain, Winged Post Assistant Design Editor

March 21, 2014


Filed under Online Exclusive, Sports, Track and Field

The track & field team is busy preparing for the first league meet of the season. The WBAL (West Bay Athletic League) #1a meet will be hosted by Menlo School next Wednesday, March 26. Niki Iyer (9) is running long distance events at the meet. On alternate days, long distance runners perform...

Track and field attends first meet of the season in pouring rain

Track and field attends first meet of the season in pouring rain

by Cheryl Liu

February 27, 2014


Filed under Online Exclusive, Sports, Track and Field

Members of the Track and Field team participated in a season opener invitational at Archbishop Mitty High School today.  Due to the rain, some events, such as the boys 110 meter hurdles and pole vault, were cancelled. For the freshmen, this first track meet was the cause of some nervousness and anxie...

Track and field begins conditioning

Track and field begins conditioning

by Maya Jeyendran

January 30, 2014


Filed under Online Exclusive, Sports, Track and Field

The track and field team began their pre-season conditioning at Harker’s Blackford campus last Monday. The team’s head coach is Scott Chisam, a veteran coach who is looking to build upon last year’s season during which the team sent athletes to CCS and broke numerous school records. Assistant...

Eight track and field athletes qualify for CCS preliminaries

Eight track and field athletes qualify for CCS preliminaries

by Emily Chu

May 14, 2013


Filed under Online Exclusive, Sports, Track and Field

Eight athletes qualified in either running or throwing events for this Saturday’s Central Coast Section (CCS) Track and Field Preliminaries held at Gilroy High School. Read More »...

New track members discover passion for running

New track members discover passion for running

by Shay Lari-Hosain

March 22, 2013


Filed under Online Exclusive, Sports, Track and Field

As the runners speed by, sweat pouring down their faces in the harsh glare of the afternoon, all that is audible are the crunch of spikes on the dirt surface of the track and the coach yelling in the distance. Read More »...

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