Speeding Allowed at 4th Annual Lions Showcase, Clark Goes 10.41!

Girls Side

Watch Video of Candace Hill win the 100 Meter Dash in 12.50

6A Powerhouses Westlake, McEachern and an improved Rockdale County squad under Coach Vinson Elder made early season statements as they dominated the scoring with the host Lions prevailing by 20 points over the Lady Indians of McEachern.

Candace Hill wasted no time in winning the 100m dash in 12.50 and tested her legs in her first 300m Outdoor race doubling in 38.81 Kristin Hall of McEachern hurdled her way to a double in both events with Elite times of 14.90/44.34. Ashley Middlebrooks of SW DeKalb went 2:22 in the 800m in a nice early season time.

Boys Side

Watch Video of Banneker's Ryan Clark in the Boys Heat 5 100 Meter Dash

Many were not disapointed who came to watch some speed as Ryan Clark of Banneker hit the track and in his opening sprint of the season blew away the field in the 100m dash in 10.41 electrifying the fans. Rockdale's boys won the team title getting their roll on in the 4x100 in a swift 42.06. Daniel Roberts from 2nd year school Hampton (Henry County) had an impressive Outdoor debut winning the Triple Jump at 45-7.50 and placing 3rd in the 110 hurdles in 14.69.

There were 2 other Elite times in the Boys 110h by winner Tremayne Flagler of Westlake in 14.24 and runnerup Jhibri Greer from Rockdale County in 14.68. SW DeKalb displayed their speed winning the 4x200 in 1:27.86 and in a great early season 4x400 edged Banneker going 3:20.40 for a .35 margin of victory. Also achieving Elite marks in the relays were Rockdale County in the 4x100 (42.06) along with SW DeKalb (42.08) Westlake Boys burned down a 41.74 winning the 4x100.

Below are the performances entered for the meet that met the national silver standard.

HS Girls
100 Meter Hurdles14.90Kristin HallMcEachern High School
300 Meter Hurdles44.34Kristin HallMcEachern High School
HS Boys
100 Meter Dash10.41Ryan ClarkBanneker
110 Meter Hurdles14.24Treymane FlaglerWestlake
110 Meter Hurdles14.68Jhibri GreerRockdale Co.
110 Meter Hurdles14.69Daniel RobertsHampton HS
4x100 Meter Relay41.74Westlake
4x100 Meter Relay42.06Rockdale Co.
4x100 Meter Relay42.08Southwest Dekalb
4x200 Meter Relay1:27.86Southwest Dekalb
4x400 Meter Relay3:20.40Southwest Dekalb
4x400 Meter Relay3:20.75Banneker
Triple Jump45-7.5Daniel RobertsHampton HS


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