Pirates Host Second ‘Pirate Relays’

Written by Neil Farrell

Neil has been a journalist covering the Estero Bay Area for over 27 years. He’s won numerous journalism awards in several different categories over his career.

April 22, 2022

Morro Bay High’s Track and Field teams recently hosted six other schools in the second edition of the “Pirate Relays,” as the track season kicks into high gear. The teams were scheduled to compete last weekend in the Russell Cup at Carpinteria High School.

For complete meet results go online to: www.athletic.net/TrackAndField/meet/447527/results/all. Here are some photos taken at the Pirate Relays.


Freshman Eli Waldman, left, and junior Michael Carbajal are shown at the start of the Boy’s 800 meters race.

Senior, Michael Carbajal crosses the finish in the Boy’s 800 meters.

Sophomore Annie Wieck clears the last hurdle on her way to first place in the Girl’s 300M hurdles heat.

Junior Aiden Blackwood competes in the Boy’s 300M hurdles.

Senior standout, Phoenix Popp, competes in the Boy’s 300M hurdles, an event that last season he qualified for the CIF Central Section Finals in.

Sophomore, Anthony Frere, competes in the 300M hurdles.

Freshman, Rheanna Dunton, competes in the Girl’s 1600M race.

Sophomore, Nathan Pech, runs in the 1600M.

Junior, Aiden Blackwood, reaches for the sky in the Boy’s High Jump.

Senior, Camden Steeb, clears the bar in the Boy’s High Jump.

Senior sprinters, Mark Hutchinson hands off to Mitch Carter in the Boy’s 4x100M relay.

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