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San Clemente senior Connor Dunne won the 800-meter run at the CIF-SS Masters Meet on May 27. Photo: Steve Breazeale
San Clemente senior Connor Dunne won the 800-meter run at the CIF-SS Masters Meet on May 27. Photo: Steve Breazeale

By Steve Breazeale

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Dunne Paces Field at CIF-SS Masters Meet

San Clemente senior runner Connor Dunne appears to be peaking at the right time. Dunne, a Colorado commit, backed up a strong showing in the 800-meter run at the CIF-SS Finals with a first-place finish in the event at the CIF-SS Masters Meet on May 27. The win punched Dunne’s ticket to the CIF State Track and Field Championships in Clovis on June 3.

Dunne won the 800-meters at the Masters Meet by posting a time of 1:50.41. His time was a full second faster than the next closest competitor.

Dunne heads to the state championship meet with the fastest 800-meter time in California, according to head coach Dan Johnson.

Pak, Wentzel Tee it Up in CIF-SoCal Regional

San Clemente freshmen golfers Alex Pak and Christian Wentzel advanced to the CIF-SCGA SoCal Regional Championships at Brookside Golf Club on May 26.

Pak recorded two birdies in his round, but also carded four bogeys for a score of 74 (+2) to finish in a tie for 21st. Wentzel got around the course with a 75 (+3) to finish t-29. Neither player earned a berth in the State Championship tournament.

Pak and Wentzel both made the cut at the CIF-SS Individual Finals on May 19 to advance to Brookside Golf Club.

 

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