Puma sophomore Track & Field student-athlete Aldo Marquez has been named a National Athlete of the Week for NJCAA Division I Men by the US Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association for the week of March 20. Marquez, a member of both the Track & Field and Cross Country teams, competes in the distance events.
The Women's Tennis team started their busy week of competition in winning fashion against the University of the Southwest. The Pumas won the match 5-4 against the visiting Mustangs from New Mexico.
The Paradise Valley Track and Field Team participated in the NJCAA National Indoor Championships last weekend at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, TX.
Five Pumas achieved USTFCCCA All-American Status (top eight) and two earned NJCAA All-American (top two).
The Pumas continued to play well last weekend. PV beat Glendale in run-rule fashion on Saturday, 13-2 and 8-0. The team combined for 23 hits and 21 runs in two games.
The Pumas are having a great season, posting a .562 winning percentage (9-7) to date. Most recently, they traveled to Central Arizona College where they swept the Vaqueros.
Here is the run down.
February 27 | PV 12, CAC 10