Men's Track Finishes 3rd In 4A Eastern Regional

05/12/2014

The regional meet last Saturday had some surprises and ended with us taking the most state qualifiers in school history.  The Girls team placed 4th overall higher then any other country school.  The boys finished 3rd overall also out performing the rest of the county.  The top 8 scored in this meet with the top 4 going to states.

 
In the boys results Zan Richardson finished 10th with an 11.16.
 
In the 800m run Stephen wilson was 10th overall with a 2:03.  Rylee Smith was 12th with a 2:20 and Joe Harty finished 13th with a 2:28.
In the 1600 daniel Lancaster was 8th with a 5:08.  Will Mayo was 11th in the 3200 with a 10:47.
 
Damien Batts was 7th with a personal best 41.72.
 
In the 4X100 relay the team of Zan Richardson, Tyree Gaithright, Andre Stukes, and Damien Batts finished 7th with a season best 43.5.  In the 4 x200m the team of Ebrima Darboe, Zan Richardson, Damien Batts, and Tyree Gaithright finished 6th with a 1:30.06.  In the 4 X 4 the team of Damien Batts, Rylee Smith, David Fletchner, Ebrima Darboe finished 13th with a 3:53.  In the 4 X 8 the team of Joe Harty, Stephen Wilson, Rylee Smith, and David Fletchenr finished 4th with an 8:13.
 
In the High Jump Tyree Gaithright finished 4th over all with a jump of 6'2".  In Pole Vault Bruce Kopka Got 2nd overall with a jump of 13'00" Daniel Suggs Placed 3rd with a jump of 12' and Luka Abraham finished 5th with a jump of 10'oo.
 
In the Shot Put Alex Banoczi finished 3rd overall with a throw of 48'2" and Russell Corbett was 4th with a mark of 46'10".  In the Discus Alex was 2nd overall with a throw of 136'4" and Russell Corbett was 4th with a 131'8".
Please congratulate all of these participants.  States is Saturday in Greensboro.