Delaney and Decker Qualify for State

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Katherine Delaney running at the CIF Masters in Norwalk, photo by Brandon Petersen

JSerra senior records third-fastest mile in U.S. this year to lead a contingent of local athletes who qualify for state finals during Friday’s CIF Southern Section Masters Meet.

She did it again.

A week after taking down a 28-year-old record in the 1600 meters at the CIF Southern Section championships at Cerritos College, JSerra senior Katherine Delaney was back in Norwalk Friday for the Masters Meet and turning heads again, this time by chalking up the third-fastest current mile mark in the United States, a 4 minute 42.95-second gem, good for first place overall by a wide margin.

To read the full story click Record Breaker.

Lauren Portice Honored by Disney

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Ten Orange County high school seniors who have spent hundreds of hours of their time on ambitious community service projects have won $5,000 college scholarships from the Disneyland Resort.

Lauren Portice after Disney's Surprise patrol came to JSerra

The selected students were surprised at their schools by a Disneyland Resort “prize patrol” team and honored at a dinner gala Wednesday at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim.

“Each year, I enjoy hearing about the tremendous achievements of our Disneyland Resort Scholarship recipients and I’m amazed by the exciting work they accomplish,” Disneyland Resort President George A. Kalogridis said in a statement. “The special role they play in our local communities is invaluable, and the acts of leadership and commitment they’ve shown through their service is something we all are proud of.”

To read the full article click Disney Scholarship

 

Katherine Delaney Breaks 28-Year-Old Record at Section Finals

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JSerra senior Katherine Delaney breaks long-standing mark when she wins the Division 4 championship in the 1600-meter run during the CIF Southern Section finals at Cerritos College. 

“I just feel honored,” Delaney said of toppling Prieur’s mark. “I feel like that’s all my hard work right there, and I feel like it’s really paying off now. It’s just a relief to see it. I’m exhilarated, and it sparks my love for running. It just motivates me to go faster.”

To read the full story click Breaking Records.

Grad Fest Photos Now Available on Facebook

Seniors, family and friends get all the pictures from today’s Senior Awards Mass and Grad Fest on Facebook. 

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Seniors, join the JSerra Alumni page and be in on all the perks of becoming part of the JSA (JSerra Alumni Association)

Congratulations to all the Seniors on their hard work, you earned it!

To see the full photo album Click GradFest.

VOTE Austin Hedges & Kat Delaney for OC Varsity Athletes of the Year

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Vote now for the MLB’s Prime Catch Austin Hedges for OC Varsity’s male Athlete of the Year.

Vote for Cal Berkeley’s fiercest runner Katherine Delaney, for OC Varsity’s female Athlete of the Year.

Austin Hedges, JSerra Baseball~ Catcher
Katherine Delaney, JSerra Running Lions 2011 CIF Winner

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