Mariner boys track and field | Spring sports capsules
Coach: Dave McFadden, 23rd season
Top returners: Romelo Mangum (sprints); Tyrone Jones (sprints); Fernando Castanda-Flores (800, 1,600), Brandon Lopez (800, 1,600); Joseph McDonald (110 hurdles), Randy Nguyen (Long jump, triple jump), Jammie Phea (high jump), Alvin Nguyen (1,600, 3,200); Sam Hernandez (3,200)
Top newcomers: Jody Notoa (throws).
Outlook: “(The) goal is always to get as many to state as possible, and on the way qualify as many to the league and district meets as we can,” McFadden said. “We are a very young, inexperienced team.”