Seniors Dani Glaeser and Sam Hyams qualified for the California Interscholastic Federation State Track & Field Championships, which will be held May 30-31 at Cerritos College in Norwalk. The qualifying events, the North Coast Section Meet of Champions, were held May 23-24 at UC Berkeley's Edwards Stadium.
Dani qualified in the 400 meter dash with a time of 56.34. Sam broke the school record in the 1,600 meter run with a time of 4:16.04.
In other track & field news, Foothill's relay team won the East Bay Athletic League championship at a May 10 match hosted by Foothill. The girls -- Kathleen Hitchens, Dani Glaeser, Becca Clark and Andi Glaeser -- set a school record with a time of 49.20. The team advanced to the Meet of Champions at Berkeley, but did not qualify for the state championships.
Congratulations to Foothill's fleet-footed students!
Top -- Foothill's relay team: Kathleen Hitchens, Becca Clark, Dani Glaeser and Andi Glaeser
Lower -- Senior Sam Hyams with Coach Russ Sato
Photos courtesy of parent Yolanda Glaeser