Calvin Christian High School’s Ryan Thomsen, a current junior, was invited to participate in the very prominent Arcadia Invitational recently. Ryan finished in the top ten taking 7th overall, was the top junior in the meet, and was also the top California finisher, which is awarded the “California Greatest Athlete Award.”
Over the two days of the meet, Ryan scored 6,039 points with highlights including a 11.69 second 100 meter, a personal best, and his 13’5” pole vault mark. Ryan also had another personal best of 16.01 seconds in the 110 m high hurdles and a 5:03 in the last of the ten events, the 1500 meter run.
Ryan was proud to represent Calvin Christian School at this prestigious meet with athletes from 28 states and 4 countries. Ryan now will focus on CIF Prelims where he is ranked in the top ten athletes in the county in 5 different events.
Calvin Christian School is a preschool and Kindergarten through 12th grade Christian school located in Escondido. For over 50 years Calvin has been partnering with Christian families and their churches to teach the whole child from a biblical worldview.