But that focus could shift to the sprints and relays this year, especially if Melanise
Chapman, Mariah Gibson, Saedra Wright and Chelsey Washington have anything to say about it.
Paraclete of Lancaster's sprint quartet of Mariah Gibson, Melanise
Chapman, Saedra Wright and Chelsey Washington enjoyed an impressive day with a third-place effort in the 400 relay (48.
Mary's Academy of Inglewood and Paraclete of Lancaster, highlighted by Melanise
Chapman and Chelsey Washington.
Girls, ages 12-13: Melanise
Chapman of Sacred Heart School, sponsored by Lancaster Elks Lodge 1625, first; and Sharra Ippolite of Buena Vista School, sponsored by Palmdale Elks Lodge 2027, second.
Girls, 12 to 13 - Melanise
Chapman, Sacred Heart School, first; and Chelsea Zelinsky, Piute Middle School, second.
For girls age 10-11, Melanise
Chapman and Beverly tied with 17 out of 25.
Ages 10-11 girls: Melanise
Chapman of Lancaster, first place for sinking 16 of 25 shots; Ashley Loup of Hesperia, second place for sinking seven of 25 shots.