Amphitheater Elementary District Track Meet - Tucson Local Media: Sports

Amphitheater Elementary District Track Meet

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Friday, February 28, 2014 9:12 am

More than 600 Amphitheater fourth and fifth grade students from 13 schools will come together for the annual Elementary Track Meet. It is a day filled with hurdles, jumps and dashes.

The meet takes place at Canyon Del Oro High School on Friday, March 7, 2014, 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

The events include the One Mile Run, 100 Meter Dash, Track Hurdles, Running Long Jump, Softball Throw, Shot Put, Shuttle Relay, and many more.

Special needs students will compete in the 100 and 50 Meter Runs and the 25 Meter Walk/Wheelchair race.

Track meet coordinator and Mesa Verde Elementary P.E. Teacher Anne Wheaton said, “The vision of the Amphitheater Elementary Track Meet is everybody participates for fun and fitness.

Parent volunteers and Canyon del Oro students will help run the event, and be there to cheer on the athletes, and hand out ribbons. Many of the CDO students participated in the track meet themselves when they were in grade school.

Despite budget challenges, Amphitheater schools have maintained elementary physical education for our students. Wheaton said, “I think that in itself is a reflection of the district’s commitment to health and fitness.”

© 2016 Tucson Local Media. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

More about

More about

More about

Welcome to the discussion.

Oro Valley Audiology

Oro Valley AudiologyAddress: 2542 E Vistoso Commerce Loop Rd, Oro Valley, AZ 85755Phone:(520) ...

HS Schedule

2015 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE

Aug. 21

Hamilton @ Ironwood Ridge

Rio Rico @ Marana

Catalina Foothills @ Desert Edge

Aug. 28

CDO @ Gilbert

Mountain View @ La Joya Community

Pueblo @ Catalina Foothills

Pusch Ridge @ Bisbee

Sep. 4

CDO @ Tucson High Magnet School

Westwood @ Ironwood Ridge

Horizon @ Mountain View

Marana @ Pueblo

Benson @ Pusch Ridge

Catalina Foothills @ Cienega

Sep. 11

CDO @ Sahuaro

Salpointe @Ironwood Ridge

Mountain View @ Sunnyside

Arcadia @ Marana

McClintock @ Catalina Foothills

Pusch Ridge @ Combs

Sep. 18

Cienega @ CDO

Ironwood Ridge @ Tucson High

Buena @ Mountain View

Marana @ Tempe

Catalina Foothills @ Rincon/University

Pusch Ridge @ Amphi

Sep. 25

Buena @ CDO

Sahuaro @ Ironwood Ridge

Mountain View at Cienega

Marana @ Catalina Foothills

Cholla @ Pusch Ridge

Oct. 2

CDO @ Ironwood Ridge

Queen Creek @ Mountain View

Nogales @ Marana

Catalina Foothills @ Safford

Sahuarita @ Pusch Ridge

Oct. 9

Poston Butte @ CDO

Ironwood Ridge @ Queen Creek

Shadow Ridge @ Mountain View

Marana @ Desert View

Nogales @ Catalina Foothills

Pusch Ridge @ Flowing Wells

Oct 16

CDO @ Queen Creek

Ironwood Ridge @ Marcos de Niza

Mountain View @ Poston Butte

Rincon/University @ Marana

Catalina Foothills @ Sabino

Pueblo @ Pusch Ridge

Oct. 23

Mountain View @ CDO

Poston Butte @ Ironwood Ridge

Marana @ Safford

Desert View @ Catalina Foothills

Walden Grove @ Pusch Ridge

Oct. 30

CDO @ Campo Verde 

Ironwood Ridge @ Mountain View

Sabino @ Marana

Pusch Ridge @ Rio Rico

Clutch - X-Ray Visions

More Featured Videos
Spacer4px

Follow us on Facebook