Goshen News, Goshen, IN


April 14, 2014


Goshen girls look to move up in NLC in 2014


“Ellis is a strong runner. She will help balance things for us in the 800 and 1,600.”

Hurdles should be another good area for the Redskins.

“Salazar is the leading 100 and 300 hurdler, “Maust said. “Hernandez is also running the hurdles.”

Field events could be another strength.

“Place is the school record holder in pole vault and she is looking to improve upon that,” the coach said. “Corbett has been vaulting and has been consistent. Corbett will also help in high jump. She went 5-2 during the indoor season.”

DeVries, Yoder and Bustos are the leading sprinters. DeVries and Yoder will compete in the 100 and 200 and “Bustos the 100.

Losses to graduation were Yeseina Cuellar, Dana Folker, Leah Kissinger, Emily Mullet, Jessica Wynn, Biviana Zepeda

Additional seniors on the current roster are Elfriede Diestel, Jennifer Esparza and Geovanna Juarez.

More juniors are Beatriz Castillo, Kristal Garcia, Perla Lozano, Jenna Minier, Bethany Pollack, Heather Ronci, Rosa Serna Vasquez and Sonia Velazquez.

Other sophomores are Melissa Aguilera, Paulina Alvarado, Morelia Capuchino Diaz, Tiffany Culp, Jacquelyne Fernandez, Kimberly Grounds, Rosio Magallanes, Shira Moore, Katie Mullet, Lidia Olayo, Courtney Pollock, Carla Rodriguez, Kara VanderWey, Carrie Whitehead, Kaley Wood and Abigail Yoder.

“Rodriguez is showing strength,” Maust said. “She threw over 30-feet in shot last year as a freshman. We are looking forward to seeing what she can do.

“This will be Alvarado’s first season, but she is showing she can help us in the sprints. Wood did not letter a year ago, but is going to help us in the throws this season.”

More freshmen are Michealle Archila, Elizabeth Black, Jayshelle Booker, Jenea Born, Makla Clark, Abbi Eldridge, Brittanie Gamez, Kaylee Hettinger, Christina Lopez, Riley Martin, Montse Reyes, Jacqueline Rivera, Kassandra Rodriguez, Monserath Rodriguez, Suzette Rodriguez, Daniela Ruiz and Lauren VanderReyden.

Assistant coaches are Brett Baranic, Rachael Baker, Chris DuBois, Brock Goodman, Kyle Laker, Kevin Park, John Place, Jesse Vazquez and Mike Wynn.

Follow spores reporter Greg Keim on twitter @gkeim_TGN.

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