Congratulations to the boy’s indoor track team who competed in the Indoor State Track Meet at Roanoke State College this past weekend. The top six individuals and relay finishers were awarded a medal and all-state honors.
The 4×800 meter relay team (Nate Edgehill, Jeshawn Walker, Travis Copeland, Nick Horton) were the state runner-ups and finished a close second with a season-best time of 8:11.
Teshawn Pierre made all-state in the long jump and triple jump, placing 4th and 5th place, respectively.
Benavante Stephenson was named to the all-state team, placing 6th in the shot put.
Nathaniel Edgehill also placed 4th in the 1000 meters to make the all-state team for the 3rd time.
Nicholas Horton placed 7th in the 1000 meters and Diamante Moore place 7th in the 55 meter hurdles.
The 4 x 400 meter relay team were also named to the all-state team (Nate Edgehill, Tyrique Rawlings, Tashawn Pierre, and Deondre Little) with a 4th place finish.
DEONDRE LITTLE IS THE 3A VIRGINIA STATE CHAMPION IN THE 300 METER DASH WITH A TIME OF 35.41. He also made all state in the 55 meters, placing 3rd with a photo finish.