R-H Girls Sprint Medley breaks National Record & Sammy Watson Wins 800
Link to a video of the race: usa.milesplit.com
(note Coach DeMay's expression of stunned disbelief - lol)
CJ Noble and Lanae-Tava Thomas both break Section V Records in 60
The Rush-Henrietta Girls Sprint Medley team of Lanae-Tava Thomas, Tori Thompson, Ceara Watson & Sammy Watson coached by Mike DeMay broke the national record of 3:53.17 set by Long Beach Poly back in 2001 with their 3:52.68.
Sammy Watson individually won the 800m to be crowned National Champion and she did it with a nation-leading, and Section V record-breaking time of 2:08.13
Lanae-Tava Thomas individually took 20th in the 60m with a 7.62 to set a new Section V record breaking the record of 7.71 set by Zila Higgs of East in 1991. (and she’s a freshmen).
Ceara Watson individually took 25th in the 400m with a 57.47.
Tori Thompson individually took 11th in the 60m Emerging Elite division with a 7.77.
Carnell Noble of Greece Olympia took 9th in the 60m with a 6.92 breaking the Section V record of 6.93 set by Maurice Jackson of Marshall in 1996.
Jimmy Shih of Webster Schroeder 16th in the triple jump at 46-09.65
Calvary Rogers of Greece Odyssey 21st in the 200 at 22.24 + 3rd in Emerging Elite 400m at 49.37
Devin Koepp of Batavia 26th in the Weight Throw at 59-01.50
Byron Hearst and Joe Mendola of Greece Arcadia 43rd and 44th in the 200 at 22.70 and 22.71 respectively.
Melissa Tylock of Penfield 12th at 7:47.54, Olivia Harbol of Pal-Mac 13th at 7:48.03, Rebecca Wittlin of Mendon 15th at 7:57.38 in the 1 Mile Racewalk.
Jack Murphy of Penfield 10th at 8:16.76 in the Boys 1 Mile Racewalk
Freshmen Event Medalists
Ben Bulkeley of Fairport took 2nd in the Freshmen 1 Mile with a 4:27.59 (converts to a 4:26.04 for 1600m which is 2nd only to Ciolkowski's 4:23.42 SVSB)
Emerging Elite Medalists
Anna Kostarellis of Churchville Chili 5th in the 2 mile at 10:57.70 (converts to 10:09.16 for 3000 a SVSB)
Keanu Heedram of Rush-Henrietta 5th in the shot put at 54-02.75
Ethan Maguire of Penfield 7th in the pole vault at 14-04.50
Rush-Henrietta Boys Sprint Medley Relay, Myles Watts, Ryan Kenney, Dilan Campbell, Paul Henry 5th at 3:36.08