Track and field
May 3, 2020
Senior Nathan Gorgona is a three-year member of the varsity track and field team. In his time with the team, Gorgona has made it to sections for the 4x100m, 400m, and 4x400m. Next year, Gorgona will be attending Sierra College and will major in kinesiology and plans to transfer to California State University, Sacramento after two years. Gorgona’s favorite memory is making a ton of new friends and being one of the fastest on the team consistently throughout high school.
Senior Mandy Ruiz is a three-year member of the varsity track and field team. In her junior season, Ruiz was named MVP and earned 2nd Team All-League honors. Next year, Ruiz will be attending American River College where she will continue to cross country and track and will also major in biology. Ruiz’s favorite RHS track and field memories are qualifying for the Masters meet and meeting her best friends.
Senior Madysen Nickerson has been on the varsity track and field team for two years. Next year, Nickerson will be attending Sierra College where she will be majoring in sociology. Nickerson’s favorite memory was placing 2nd in the CVC for discus in her first season.
Senior Abby Macaluso has been on the varsity track and field team for one year. After high school, Macaluso will be attending the University of Nevada, Reno where she will major in biology. Macaluso’s favorite RHS track and field memory is tripping and sliding across the track when the team was racing during practice to see who the fastest thrower was.
Senior Kristina Kravchuk has been on the varsity track and field team for one year. Next year, Kravchuk will be attending the University of California, Davis where she will be majoring in biological sciences. Kravchuk’s favorite memory was her first invitational at Oakmont High School.