2021 GA Spring Break Showdown w/ Steeplechase Highlights

The infamous Steeplechase at Marietta HS

Marietta's track facility was once again the place to be for the weekend. This time at the 4th Annual Spring Break Showdown as 53 schools and over 1000 athletes were set to compete in this popular invitational. A number of top-ranked athletes and teams were on hand as 74 MileSplit National Elite performances were achieved. Carrollton made a statement as the Trojans swept the team titles. Below are a few of the highlights of the meet.

(all photos by Alex Brust)

Matthew Brown of Hart County won his second Steeplechase race of the season in 6:11

Alpharetta sped to the 4x100 win clocking a time of 42.43

Jamie Marlowe of Grady was victorious in the 1600 meters at 5:09.58

Maya Turner of Allatoona won the 400m dash posting a time of 57.45

Eric Pullam, Jr of Parkview won a hotly contested 400-meter dash race posting a 49.33

Colleen Branch of Westlake (L) dominated the 100-meter dash going 11.83 

Jessicka Woods of Maynard Jackson set a new 2021 #1 all-classes time in the 100 hurdles at 13.82

Zack Truitt of Landmark Christian leads a loaded field in the 800-meter run

Mallory Hodge of Tucker ran an impressive 24.32 winning the 200-meter dash

Syre Stewart of North Atlanta (L) seized a rare lane 8 win in the 200-meter dash at 22.22

Kara Stewart from McEachern HS won the 400 hurdles in 1:08.72

Fredrick Hamilton of Grady took the victory in the boys 400 hurdles at 57.15

Frances Butts of Chapel Hill seized the win in the 3200-meter run at 11:31

Tyler Tremble of McEachern won the 110 hurdle race clocking a 14.74

Jamie Marlowe of Grady won her second race of the day in the 800-meter run at 2:21.76

Girls Field Events Highlights

Discus Finals120-4.5Bre'Yana HillMaynard H. Jackson High School
Discus Finals123-3Cyan GreenSouth Cobb
Discus Finals124-11Jada MarshCarrollton High School
Discus Finals125-3Kassidy Amerson-FoxChapel Hill High School
Long Jump Finals17-6.5Ryann RichardsHillgrove
Long Jump Finals17-11Eryn BooneGrady
Long Jump Finals18-0.75Janiyah RileyNorth Springs
Long Jump Finals18-4.75Grace SmithWestminster School
Long Jump Finals18-9.5Madyson WilsonWestlake
Pole Vault Finals10-9Malahne WalkerChapel Hill High School
Pole Vault Finals10-9Layla KeadleNorth Springs
Pole Vault Finals13-4.25Payton PhillipsCarrollton High School
Shot Put Finals37-6.5Cyan GreenSouth Cobb
Shot Put Finals38-2Jayla GilbertCarrollton High School
Shot Put Finals38-2Bre'Yana HillMaynard H. Jackson High School
Shot Put Finals39-1O'Niece RobertsAllatoona HS
Shot Put Finals39-10Kassidy Amerson-FoxChapel Hill High School
Triple Jump Finals36-0Imani MooreFayette County
Triple Jump Finals36-8Kelsey ChambersWestminster School
Triple Jump Finals36-10Jessica JamesPebblebrook High School
Triple Jump Finals37-2Cerenity DaisePebblebrook High School
Triple Jump Finals37-5.5Jayda LoweMcEachern High School
Triple Jump Finals38-2Kayla PinkardCarrollton High School

Boys Field Events Highlights

Discus Finals163-6Max HermanMarietta High School
High Jump Finals6-7Jens RueckertMcEachern High School
Long Jump Finals22-9.5Mark MorozovAlpharetta
Shot Put Finals52-6Montavious HoltsCarrollton High School
Shot Put Finals53-11Marice BrownMarietta High School
Triple Jump Finals46-2.5Mark MorozovAlpharetta