GIRLS TRACK AND FIELD OUTSTANDING TRACK ATHLETE: JAZMEN BUNCH
• Grade: Senior
• School: Edison
• Bunch of greatness: Runner-up to Clovis North's Mikaela Smith for The Bee's Athlete of the Year in the sport, Bunch led all individual scoring in the Central Section Masters Championships with 24½ points by winning the 100 (wind-aided 11.52), the 200 (wind-aided 23.93) and contributing legs to a winning 400 relay (46.59) and silver medal 1,600 relay (3:53.54). Her wind-legal season best times of 11.61 in the 100 and 23.82 in the 200 are both No. 2 all-time in the section, as is the Tigers' 400 relay (46.26). Next: San Diego State.
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• He said it: "When I think of Jazmen Bunch, the first words that come to mind are hard work. In 30 years of coaching, I've never had a young lady to wanted to get better; she was never satisfied, regardless of her times. Her work ethic is incredible. If I said, 'No practice today,' she'd say, 'Why?' She's also very respectable and a 4.0 (GPA) student." -- Tigers coach Danny Alberty