Spring Track 2016
DIAA Spring Sports Manual - State meet standards and guidelines (starting page 32).
New Castle County Championships - Important Dates and Deadlines
April 28 - 30
The Penn Relays
April 22 - 23
Madric Invitational, Caravel
AI duPont Invitational
New Balance Warrior, WC Henderson, PA
April 15 - 16
Grizzly Twilight Classic, Fredericksburg, VA (St. Mark's Girls)
Bullis Bulldog Invitational, Potomac, MD (Delcastle, Glasgow, St. Georges)
Delaware Winners in Maryland:
Justin Walls, of Delcastle, won the 300mH - 40.50.
Sherita Lowman, also of Delcastle, was the winner of the Triple Jump - 35-11.
Glasgow's Ashley Pearce (despite a 10th place finish), clocked 58.95 in the 400m.
Keith Burgess Track & Field Invitational, Lake Forest HS
Dover Boys/Caesar Rodney Girls are Champs at Burgess!
Naiya Smith, a junior from Sussex Central, took the triple crown in the sprint events, winning the 100m/12.57, 200m/25.67, and 400m/57.74!
Lake Forest's Kiante Cannon won both the 200m/23.48 and the 400m/51.41.
Dover's Tayshaun Chisolm took both hurdle events - 110mH/15.04 and 300mH/40.85.
Lake's Isaiah Morris, a sophomore, won the High Jump in 6' 7".
Twilight Invitational, AI
Padua Girls/AI duPont Boys are Victorious at Twilight
Times are dropping as the weather finally begins to feel like Spring!
Several notable double winners:
Smyrna's Myrissa McFolling-Young won both the Shot Put (38-05.75) and the Discus (118-08).
Najiya Cornish (Ursuline) was the winner in the short sprint events - 100m (12.07)/200m (25.25).
William Penn's Mike Mills won the boys' short sprints - 100m (22.35)/200m (11.08).
Charter's Kevin Murray took two distance titles - 800m (1:57.57)/3200m (9:22.29).
Malachi Davis (Mt. Pleasant) was the winner in the horizontal jumps - Long/22-02.50 and Triple/45-06.75.
AI duPont's Noah Agwu won both throwing events - Shot/51-06 and Discus/168-00.
Also of note:
The girls from Tatnall (Lauren Anshen, Caroline Foley, Olivia Hardin & Quinn Tektites), continued their school's dominance in the 4 x 1600m event. Their winning time of 21:31.38 is #6 All Time!
Five girls went sub-60 in the 400m! Led by a freshman from Wm Christian, Kamani Conteh was first in 58.01, followed by Perriasia Thompson of Smyrna (58.79), Lexxie Mathis (59.03) and Savannah Pankow (59.06), both from Tatnall, and Alyssa Armor of Wm Penn placed 5th in 59.12.
Four boys were under 9:35 for the 3200m! Kevin Murray took the win in 9:22.29, coming off a victory in the 800m. John Walker, of Sallies, was next in 9:28.36. Michael Flanagan (Tatnall/9:33.48) edged George Steinhoff (Sallies/9:33.58) to place 3rd and 4th.
Arcadia Invitational (Charter)