Apollo Track Athletes and Alumni to Watch in 2019

While every athlete on the Apollo Track and Field teams will become faster and stronger during the season, the athletes listed below have already established themselves among the elite in Arizona.  This is by no means a complete compilation.

We are proud of our Apollo track and field alumni who are continuing on with their athletic careers, as displayed at the bottom of this page.

 SENIORS  runner    
 Ali Mohamed  Sprints and Relays  :11.3, 23, 51
 Kyle Tuckett Pole Vault  13' 9"  
 Saul Valdez  Distance  4:27   9:41  
 Frank Sanchez  Mid distance/long sprints, Relays  :51   2:02  
 David Ordaz Perez  Distance  2:02  4:40  
 Anthony Padgett  Jumps  6'   20'   40'  
 JUNIORS  runner    
 Ufo Bilal  800, 4x800  2:12
 Sean Grimes  Pole Vault  13' 3"
 Abel Gashawarza  Throws 41'   113'  
 Mary Gallegos  Distance  5:58  


Track Alumni

continuing their

athletic careers
   Shantinique Cunningham Senior at Hastings College (Nebraska)  Track

 Tai Smith   Junior at University of Mount Olive (NC)  Cross country and track
   Diego Lopez  St. Thomas University (Miami, Florida)  Cross country and track
   Ilm Manning  Freshman at University of Hawaii  Football
   James Kemp  Freshman at Glendale Community College  Football, Track
   Frankie Ortiz  Sophomore at Glendale
Community College
   Promise Amukamara European Professional League &  Nigerian National Basketball team  Basketball

   Prince Amukamara  Chicago Bears(8th year in NFL)  Football/Cornerback