Mar 01

Success at State Indoor Track Meet

Congratulations to the Boys and Girls Indoor Track Teams as they ended their season at the State Championship at Roanoke College this past weekend.  The top eight places in each event earned All-State honors. Loren Biggs earned All-state honors in two individual events.  She placed 4th in the 55 m Dash and 4th in the Long Jump.  The 4 x 800 Meter Relay, also earned All-State honors, by placing eighth in that event.  The members were Darnell Blount, Nate Edgehill, Diamonte Moore, and Travis Copeland.  Garrett Whitley earned All-state honors by placing 8th in the Shot Put.  The 4 x 200 Meter Relay team earned All-state honors by placing fourth. The members were Deondre Little, Nashun Overton, Teshun Pierre, and Darren Daughtry.  Daughtry also placed 7th in the Long Jjump.  The 4 x 400 Meter Relay team consisting of Darnell Blount, Alfonso Randolph, Teshun Pierre, and Darren Daughtry, are your 2017 INDOOR STATE CHAMPIONS!!!!!  These young men ran a time of 3:31, winning first place and bringing home the gold!