(photos by Marc Logan)
In what turned out to be the nicest weather of the calendar Spring this season (except for some stiff wind early afternoon) 33 schools competed at one of the best Track facilties in the state. Georgia tracksters recorded 23 MileSplit 2nd team (Silver Elite) performances. Host school Carrollton had a successful day, dominating the boys side taking the team title and their Girls were team runnerups. MileSplit GA was onsite having a busy day shooting 90 race videos and a 4000 pic photo gallery!
Seth Holloway crosses the finish line in the 100m going 10.39!
Seth Holloway and Trey Johnson had quite a day in Carrollton this past Saturday shooting up to the top of the GA Outdoor Rankings in their respective events. Holloway first blazed a 10.39 (100m) and later in the 200m went 21.01 Johnson had the fastest time of the season thus far in the 400m going 47.00
Trey Johnson takes it down to 47.00 in the 400m
Jeremiah Pierce of Carrollton once again was a beast in the Discus with a toss of 177-8 and heaved the Shot 57-06. Joe Street added a Gold in the PV with a pr of 14-9 and Nick Cade won the LJ with a mark of 22-3.50.
Stockbridge won the Girls team title scoring 99 points for a 25 point margin of victory over the host Trojans. The Lady Tigers were led by several athletes, including Darci Khan, who won the 100h in 13.91 and was 2nd in the 300h at 44.21. Faith McDowell won 2 Individual Golds, first in the LJ with a leap of 17-5.75 and later the 300h posting a 43.91. Jaydan Bryant took the 400m in 58.41 and placed 2nd in the 200m. Stockbridge also won Gold in the 4x100 and Silver in the 4x400.
MS superstar, Lashanti Williams now at Clarke Central, got her season off to a fast start winning the 200m dash in 24.96.
Freshman Payton Phillips of Carrollton gets inverted on her way up to a winning bar of 10-9
23 performances met the MileSplit US Second Team standard.