Central Arizona College had a dominant performance at the NJCAA Region 1 Championships this past weekend. The meet was run on 10/28/17, at the Shalimar golf course in Tempe. Both teams captured the individual titles, as well as the team titles.
The CAC Men's team won the meet with a score of 31 points. The second place Mens team was Paradise Valley with 49 points. The indivual Champion was CAC"s Ikageng Gaorekhe with a time of 24:23 for the 8k course. Second was CAC's Manny Olivo Quinones with a time of 24:28.
The CAC Womens team won with a score of 21 points, second was Pima with 58 points. The Individual Womens Champion was CAC's Alexis Navarro with a time of 18:20 for the 5k course.
Coach Tavares stated that " I am happy with the performance of both teams. We always go into every season expecting to be Region Champions, and it is great to see that once again the athletes lived up to the expectations."
"The team has been working very hard, and I feel our best team performance is still ahead of us."
CAC's next meet will be the NJCAA National Championships on November 11th in Fort Dodge Iowa.