Bellarmine-Jefferson at CIF Southern Section Division IV prelims: Though the season concluded for both the Guards and Pioneers at Saturday's preliminaries at Carpinteria, both still turned in some strong efforts.
Sophomore Caitlyn Couch competed in three events and finished sixth in her heat of the 1,600 and 14th overall in 5 minutes, 17.72 seconds. She also was fourth in her heat of the 800 and 17th overall in 2:25.52, while she finished seventh in her heat and 17th overall in the 3,200 in 11:39.23.
Sophomore Valerie Zavala finished 14th in her heat of the 1,600 and 35th overall in 5:43.28 and also placed sixth in her heat of the 800 and 24th overall in 2:29.87.
Dalila Rincan finished fifth in her heat and 29th overall in the 400 in 1:03.95, freshman Adaleigh Ramos finished eighth in her heat of the 300 hurdles and 33rd overall in 54.40 and Bell-Jeff freshman Samantha Geyer finished 40th in the 3,200 in 14:33.91.
The Bell-Jeff 4x400 relay team finished 25th in 4:23.20, while the Guards 4x100 relay squad was sixth in its heat and 29th overall in 53.54 seconds.