Two Laguna Beach High athletes, Natasha Strickland and Tyler Nichols, earned top finishes Saturday at the CIF Southern Section Division 4 Track and Field finals at Cerritos College in Norwalk.
Strickland had a fifth-place finish in the girls' 3,200 meters. The junior finished with a time of 11 minutes 17.20 seconds. Chadwick senior Jaye Buchbinder won the race in 10:48.17.
Nichols, a sophomore, finished in seventh place in the boys' 800 meters with a time of 2:00.30. Connor Reck, a senior at Santa Ynez, won the event in 1:53.84.