On Thursday, the Coronado High School girls’ track and field team won the championship at the 44th Annual Lady Tiger Relays, which took place at Tiger Stadium.

On Friday, it was Coronado boys’ team’s turn as it walked away with the 70th Annual Tiger Relays championship. It was the fourth straight meet championship for the Cougars and their ninth out of the last 10 years.

The Cougars had only two individual champions in Conor Strizich, who won the 1,600-meter run in 4:52.10, and Charges Broomfield, who took the shot out at 50-8.

Coronado had 14 additional individual placers and it placed in all four relays.

Two local teams also competed at the Tiger Relays.


McClave was 13th in the team standings and the Cardinals had three individual placers.

Marcus Perales was second in the 400 in 56.75 and Darian Herrera was seventh in the 100 in 12.38. Mavric Leighty placed in two events as he was seventh in the 1,600 in 5:13.97 and eighth in the 800 in 2:25.17.

Las Animas

Las Animas did not score in the relays. Gabe DeVargas came the closest to placing for the Trojans as he finished ninth in the 800 in 2:23.00.

Kim/Branson, Las Animas, and McClave will be at the Springfield Longhorn Invitational on Saturday.