by Rob Tetro
Phoenix girls varsity indoor track and field coach Andy Lewis will be leading 20 athletes this season, which is a few more athletes compared to a year ago. Overall, Phoenix is a young team which will feature only one senior.
Lewis added that there are many freshmen on the team this season who are learning about indoor track for the first time. Despite the inexperience his team has in certain areas, Lewis expects his team as a whole to improve this season.
Learning and development will be common goals for the Lady Firebirds this season. The team’s biggest goal of the season is becoming a more competitive team compared to last season’s team. Lewis suggested that his athletes can achieve its biggest goal by showing the development that they need to show throughout the season.
At this point in the season, Lewis said his team’s overall conditioning has met his expectations.
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