Hall of Fame Sprinter, Track Coach Rod Lambert Dies
Outdoor Track 2017
April 27 - 29
The Penn Relays, Franklin Field
DAY 1 Highlights:
Smyrna's Myrissa McFolling-Young Sets New State Record in the Discus - 156' 9"!!
McFollling-Young shattered the previous state record of 147' 4" set by Sarah Hillman (Polytech) in 2014, to place 4th overall at Penn (behind athletes from Jamaica, California and Ohio).
The girls from Padua placed 3rd in the DMR (11:52.51), with a blistering 4:45.96 1600m split from junior, Lydia Olivere! Maddie Olivere (1200/3:47.45), Taliah Cintron (400/58.45), and Lizzy Bader (800m/2:20.68).
Tatnall girls were the champs in the 4 x 400m Northern Delaware Section (4:00.65) - Keelin Hays (61.67), Savannah Pankow (59.05), Lauren Anshen (63.15) & Kayla Woods (56.79).
Local boys relays and individuals competing in The Penn Relays:
4 x 800m Relay - Charter, Tatnall, Salesianum
3000m - George Steinhoff (Sallies)
High Jump - Isaiah Morris (Lake Forest)
Long Jump - Jon Bailey (AI)
Triple Jump - Malachi Davis (Mount) & Miles Duncan (Wm Penn)
April 21 - 22
New York Relays (Padua)
Padua Junior, Lydia Olivere, is the Winner in the Mile - 4:53.43!
The Pandas also took 2nd in the 4 x 1600m Relay (Maddie Olivere/5:18.2, Alicia Lenoir/5:34.5, Lydia Olivere/4:56.2 & Hannah Apostolico/5:38.1), and 3rd in the 4 x 800m Relay (Lizzy Bader/2:20.9, Katie Hally/2:24.5, Apostolico/2:24.1 & M. Olivere/2:26.8).
Art Madric HOF Invitational
Smyrna Boys & Girls Sweep Team Championships!
Tatnall's Olivia Hardin won 2 events - 800m/2:25.59 & 1600m/5:18.26!
The Boys' 800m proved to be an exciting race, with 4 boys breaking 2:00. Mt. Pleasant's Johnelle Joe was the winner in 1:54.29 (#10 All Time). Behind him were George Steinhoff (Sallies)/1:55.78, Chris Brown (Charter)/1:58.93, and Sean Banko (Sallies)/1:59.89.
Mt. Pleasant's Malachi Davis took home three individual golds, winning the 200m/22.98, the Long Jump/22-06.00 and the Triple Jump/46-10.75!
The boys from Dover easily won the 4 x 800m in 8:07.74, nearly 23 seconds ahead of runner-up Caesar Rodney!
AI Field & Track Invitational
Padua Girls/Lake Forest Boys Win Team Titles at AI!
Hoka Warrior Invitational, West Chester Henderson (Charter, DMA, Sallies, Tatnall)
Delaware Runners Place 4th in the Premier 1600m Event at Henderson!
Tatnall's Keelin Hays moved up in the final stretch and crossed the line in 5:04.30. Hays was winner of the 3200m/11:14.20 later in the evening.
Salesianum's George Steinhoff broke the 4:20 barrier finishing in 4:19.57.
Tatnall's Kayla Woods took first in the 400m - 57.28!
Bullis Bulldog Invitational
Middletown's Daija Lampkin Sets State Record in the 100m, 11.59, and Bests Her Own State Record in the the 200m - 23.63!
Smyrna Girls/AI duPont Boys Take Team Titles!
April 7 - 8
Golden Ram Invitational
Woodward Relays (Dover)
March 31 - April 1
Keith Burgess Track & Field Invitational, Polytech
Diamond State Relays
CNU H.S. Captain's Classic (St. Mark's)
Council Rock Kiwannis Invitational (Concord, St. Mark's)
A.I. Field and Track Relays
Seahawk Invitational (Annapols, MD) (Caesar Rodney)