Roughriders News · Roeper Track and Field Collects Hardware this Weekend


Small but mighty, the Roeper Boys and Girls Track and Field team had some awesome performances this Friday at the Webberville Spartan Invitational.  Jada Coburn led the attack with a 2nd place finish in shotput and a 1st place finish in discus with a toss of 105′.  Jada’s performances also landed her the Most Valuable Field Event Female Athlete for Large Schools.  Roeper also had several other medalists:  Scarlett Shaya and Kourtney Laury in the 100m hurdles, Zion Johnson in the long jump, AJ Owen in the 3200m run, Will Hoover in the 800m and 1600m run.  Will also anchored the 2nd place 3200m relay with members Yasir Yuhas, David Cornier-Bridgeforth, and Van Saroukhanian.  Both sprint relays also medaled, the 4x100m and 4x200m relay members consisted of Yasir Yuhas, David Cornier Bridgeforth, Zion Johnson, and Michael Talbott.