WALSENBURG — The Santa Fe League track and field Meet took place Monday at John Mall High School’s stadium.

Rocky Ford

Rocky Ford High School won the boys’ championship with 172 points. Leading the Meloneers was Cody Danley, who won two events. He took the 800-meter run in 2:15.55 and the 1,600 in 5:10.49.

Also winning championships for the Rocky boys were Chris Gonzales, who took the triple jump at 39-4 1/2, Noel Lopez, who won the 3,200 in 11:56.94, and David Trujillo, who won the 200-meter dash in 25.02 seconds.

Gonzales was also third in the 400 in 57.25, Lopez was also second in the 1,600 in 5:19.02, and Trujillo was also second in the 100 in 12.09 and second in the long jump at 19-0 3/4.

Also placing for the Meloneers were Joaquin Munoz, who was second in the 3,200 in 12:38.47 and third in the 1,600 in 5:25.48; Nate Hancock, who was third in the shot put at 39-3 1/2 and third in the discus at 122-1 1/2; Seth Havens, who was third in the 200 at 25.97; Nick Barela, who was fourth in the 300-meter hurdles in 46.48 and sixth in the 110 hurdles in 18.29; Chance Finch, who was fourth in the 1,600 in 5:25.74; Jadon Vigil, who was fifth in the 100 in 12.60; Ricardo Rocha, who was sixth in the shot put at 36-8; Cristian Gauna, who was seventh in the 300 hurdles in 49.37; Noel Rocha, who was seventh in the 3,200 in 13:47.03; Kincade Bremer, who was eighth in the 100 in 12.93; and Ezekial Raso, who was eighth in the discus at 92-4.

The Meloneers also won two relay events. They claimed victory in the 4x400 in 3:46.07 and the 4x800 in 9:34.17. They were also second in the 4x100 in 47.65 and third in the 4x200 in 1:44.62.

Rocky Ford placed fourth in the girls’ meet with 98 points. Two Lady Meloneers won championships as Abigail Snyder won the 100 hurdles in 19.99 and Jacklynn Snyder won the 800 in 2:45.65. Abigail Snyder was also third in the 300 hurdles in 53.80.

Other Lady Meloneers placers included Maquela Huff, who was second in the high jump at 4-8; Emily Moreland, who tied for third in the high jump at 4-2; Kailene Black, who was fourth in the 3,200 in 16:54.38 and eighth in the 1,600 in 7:25.51; Kelly Long, who was fourth in the 100 hurdles in 20.54 and eighth in the 300 hurdles in 1:04.32; Niquole Knapp, who tied for fifth in the high jump at 4-0 and she was also eighth in the 800 in 3:09.19; Katie Preciado, who was fifth in the 3,200 in 17:29.94; Gracie Moreland, who was sixth in the shot put at 27-1; Kaysa Kurtz-Merwin, who was seventh in the 1,600 in 7:04.85; and Lily Hancock, who was eighth in the discus at 71-8.

The Lady Meloneers placed in all five relays. They were second in the 4x200 in 2:03.21, third in the 4x100 in 1:03.07, third in the 4x400 in 5:10.17, third in the 4x800 in 13:03.69 and third in the 800 sprint medley in 2:06.05.

Swink

Swink was ninth in the boys’ meet with 11 points. Placing for the Lions were Jeremy King, who was seventh in the 200 in 27.30, and Ian Kersey, who was eighth in the 400 in 1:01.06.

The Lions placed in two relays. They were fifth in the 4x100 in 52.26 and fifth in the 4x200 in 1:53.05.

The Swink girls placed placed sixth with 83 points. Brianna Denton had  the Lady Lions’ only championship as she tied for first in the 300 hurdles in 52.33. She was also third in the long jump at 14-6 1/2.

Other Swink girls’ placers were Skyler Jones, who was second in the triple jump at 30-11 3/4 and third in the 100 in 14.41; Rylee Platt, who was second in the 800 in 2:54.14 and fifth in the 100 hurdles in 20.76; Jayden King, who was fourth in the triple jump at 29-5 3/4 and seventh in the 100 hurdles in 21.24; Kady Bierbaum, who tied for fifth in the high jump at 4-0 and she was sixth in the triple jump at 28-0; Jill Wallace, who was sixth in the discus at 73-0; Courtney Estrada, who was seventh in the shot put at 26-11 and seventh in the discus at 72-5; Morgan Gribble, who was seventh in the 800 in 3:08.80; and Makayla Taullie, who was eighth in the 200 in 33.16.

The Lady Lions also placed in three relays. They were second in the 4x100 in 55.00, third in the 4x200 in 2:06.08 and fourth in the 800 sprint medley in 2:10.02.

Fowler

Fowler was seventh in the boys’ meet with 20 points. Placing for the Grizzlies were Orin Carnes, who was third in the 110 hurdles in 17.66; Thor Schiffer, who was fifth in the long jump at 17-0 1/2 and seventh in the triple jump at 34-8 1/2; Brand Sharp, who was fifth in the 300 hurdles in 47.54 and seventh in the 110 hurdles in 18.32; and Dominic Devore, who was seventh in the 400 in 1:00.66.

The Lady Grizzlies won the girls’ meet with 107 points and they did so without having an individual champion.

Placing for the Fowler girls were Ryanna Pruet, who was second in the 100 in 14.30 and 4th in the 200 in 30.73; Kaitlyn Smith, who was second in the 100 hurdles in 20.23, third in the triple jump at 29-6 3/4 and fifth in  the long jump at 13-11; Lexi Van Sickle, who was second in the 200 in 29.82 and fifth in the 100 in 14.81; Ashlyn Alvey, who was third in the 1,600 in 6:43.28, sixth in the 800 in 3:08/37 and eighth in the triple jump at 26-8; Jacquelin Alvey, who was third in the 200 in 30.68; Abigail Prieto, who was third in the 3,200 in 16:31.41; Samantha Graham, who was fourth in the long jump at 14-4 3/4 and sixth in the 100 in 14.88; Martha Castaneda, who was sixth in the 300 hurdles in 1:00.76; and Jayden Osborne, who was sixth in the 100 hurdles in 20.98 and seventh in the 300 hurdles in 1:03.19.

The Lady Grizzlies' only win came in the 4x200 relay in 1:56.91. They were also second in the 4x800 in 12:37.93 and second in the 800 sprint medley in 2:01.43.

Crowley County

Crowley County was third in the boys’ meet with 98 points. The Chargers were led by Lane Walter, who won the shot put at 42-5 and the discus at 155-8. He was also second in the 200 in 25.83.

Also winning championships for the Chargers were Hayden Carter, who took the high jump at 5-10 and Tyler Schwartz who took the long jump at 19-5. Schwartz was also third in the triple jump at 37-4 and fourth in the 100 in 12.42.

Other Crowley County placers were Jason Hernandez, who was third in the 3,200 in 13:09.72 and eighth in the 1,600 in 5:48.54; Brannon Harris, who was fifth in the 400 in 58.92, seventh in the 100 in 12.75 and seventh in the discus at 92-10; and Jared Bauer, who was eighth in the long jump at 16-5 1/4.

The Chargers placed in all four relays. They were second in the 4x200 in 1:39.15, third in the 4x800 in 10:31.68, fourth in the 4x400 in 4:25.36 and sixth in the 4x100 in 56.54.

The Lady Chargers were fifth with 90 points and they were led by Rylee Haynes, who tied for first in the 300 hurdles in 52.33 and she also won the long jump at 15-4 1/4 and the high jump at 5-2. She was also third in the 100 hurdles in 20.32.

Also placing for the Crowley County girls were Jayla Brown, who was second in the 3,200 in 15:35.25 and fourth in the 1,600 in 6:44.31; Shannon McLelland, who tied for second in the shot put at 29-11 1/2, tied for third in the high jump at 4-2 and she was fourth in the discus at 76-0 1/2; Reagan Haynes, who was third in the 400 in 1:10.44 and seventh in the triple jump at 27-3 1/4; Angel Montes, who was fifth in the 300 hurdles in 1:00.42, fifth in the discus at 75-11 and eighth in the 100 hurdles in 21.52; and Raina Watkins, who was eighth in the long jump at 12-0.

The Lady Chargers took fourth place in the 4x400 in 5:14.03.

Las Animas

Las Animas was eighth in the boys’ meet with 14 points. Placing for the Trojans were Gabe DeVargas, who was third in the 800 in 2:19.69 and Maranatha DeVargas, who was fifth in the 1,600 in 5:36.09.

Las Animas was also fifth in the 4x800 in 10:59.26.

The Las Animas girls were seventh with 31 points. Makayla Huffman, had the Lady Trojans’ only championship as she won the 3,200 in 15:24.96 and she was also fifth in the 1,600 in 6:44.49.

Also placing for the Lady Trojans were Madi Gallagher, who was fourth in the 300 hurdles in 59.55 and Jimmi Boyd, who was fifth in the shot put at 27-5 1/2.

Las Animas was also fourth in the 4x100 in 1:18.78 and sixth in the 800 sprint medley in 2:30.83.

Boys’s Team Scores

Rocky Ford 172, Hoehne 156, Crowley County 98, Rye 74, John Mall 39, Swallows 35, Fowler 20, Las Animas 14, Swink 11.

Girls’ Team Scores

Fowler 107, Hoehne 104, Rye 101, Rocky Ford 98, Crowley County 90, Swink 83, Las Animas 31, John Mall 23, Swallows 9.