GLENDALE — After surviving their respective league finals, a slew of local track and field high school athletes traveled to Orange and Santa Barbara counties to take part in the CIF Southern Section prelims on Saturday.
Several made the cut to move on to the CIF Finals, which will be held Saturday at Cerritos College in Norwalk.
Division I at Trabuco Hills High — Three members from the Crescenta Valley High girls’ squad got through the prelims. Distance runner Cali King clocked 5 minutes 8.72 seconds in the 1,600. Claudia Pham had a personal-best mark of 11:14.69 in the 3,200. Senior Melanie Samvalian had a personal-best mark of 38 feet 3 1/2 inches in the shot put.