Women's Track & Field
I n 2011 Green River reinstated the men's and women's track team as a natural extension of the cross country program started in 2009. Under the direction of Coach Tori Ammons the grass roots program has provided the opportunity for natually talented sprinters and middle distance runners to join a thriving long distance program in competitive track events. In 2012, Freshman Lisa Petersen scored the first NWAACC championship points for the Gators since the program last competed in 1992.
For more information about our track & field program, contact head coach Tori Ammons.
Meet the Team
|Lisa Petersen||SO||5'6||Missoula, MT/Lindberg|
|Oksana Carlson||FR||5'2||Federal Way, WA/Federal Way|
|Nikki Bohart||FR||5'6||Puyallup, WA / Puyallup|
Meet the Coaches
Tori Ammons, Head Coach
Coach Ammons returns for her third season with Green River cross country and was successful establishing the GRCC track program in 2011. Previously, Coach Ammons was the head cross country and track coach at Auburn Mountainview High School for four seasons prior to joining the Gator staff. Coach Ammons was named the 2010 NWAACC Northern Region Cross Country Coach of the Year. She brings an outstanding passion for the sport fueled by her competitive experience as an NCAA Division I athlete at Washington State University where she earned Pac 10 All Academic honors. She was a two time Washington State High School Champion in both the 100m and 300m hurdles. The opportunity to train and develop runners in the South Puget Sound area has been bolstered with the addition of Coach Ammons are Green River CC.
Jacob Fullen, Assistant Coach
Coach Fullen returns to Green River to become an assistant coach in the GRCC running program. A two-year, two sport letter winner in cross county and track and field, Jacob was named to the All-NWAACC academic team in both sports before heading off to the University of Washington. He was an assistant cross country coach at Kent Meridan HS.
|Sat Mar 9||Pacific Lutheran Invitational||Tacoma, WA||9:30 am||Lisa Petersen win 100 m Hurdles
Oksana Carlson 2nd in 10,000m
Nikki Bohart 3rd in 10,000m
|Sat Mar 30||Spring Break Open
|West Seattle||9:30 am|
|Sat April 6||Shotwell Invitational
University of Puget Sound
|University Place, WA||9:30 am||Nikki Bohart and Oksana Carlson both ran the 5000 m|
|Sat April 13||Ralf Vernacchia Invite
Western Washington Univ.
|Bellingham, WA||9:00 am||Bohart and Carlson both competed in the 800m and 1500 m|
|Fri April 26||WWU Twilight Meet||Bellingham, WA||4:00 pm||Lisa Petersen wins the 100 m in 12.20 against four year competition.|
|Sat May 4||Ken Shannon Invite
Univ of Washington
|Seattle, WA||10:00 am||Petersen finished top four in 100m, 200m and 100 hurdles|
|Sun May 21||Last Chance Meet
Saint Martin's University
|Lacey, WA||10:00 am||Petersen win 100m hurdles|
|May 20-21||NWAACC Championship Meet||Spokane, WA||TBA|