Track athletes break school records, continue to regional meet

Admiral Farragut Academy's Alex Gray '16 (Photo by Jeff Adams)

Admiral Farragut Academy’s Alex Gray ’16 (Photo by Jeff Adams)

Here is a recap of the track team’s performance at the district meet last week at Out-of-Door Academy in Sarasota.  Three new school records were beaten! The girls team finished 2nd overall and the boys finished 3rd overall. Team finish and athletes who finished in the top four to advance to regional meet on Thursday, April 28 at Calvary Christian School in Clearwater.


Team Finished 2nd overall —   

Girls that advanced to regional —-

100M: Jazmine Alderman 1st 12.64 ;- Faith Nelms 2nd 12.80

200M: Jazmine Alderman 1st 26.02

400M: Faith Nelms 2nd 1:00.97

4×100 relay: Nelms,Alderman,Bostick,Brown  1st 51.09

4×400 relay: Nelms,Alderman,Bostick,Vazquez 2nd 4:25.23

4×800 relay: Andrion,Padovan,Weiss,Vszquez 4th 12:52.84

Pole Vault: Casey Andrion 2nd 7’0”

Long Jump: Katie Barnett 1st 16’10.5”

Triple Jump: Katie Barnett 1st 36’2”

Shot Put: Ashanti Brown 1st 38’2”  Hazley Carrington 4th 30’1”

Discus: Ashanti Brown 1st 125’3”


Team finished 3rd Overall —

Boys that advance to regional

100M: Alex Gray 1st 10.74

200M: Alex Gray 1st 21.69 *****NEW SCHOOL RECORD : OLD RECORD 21.78 ALEX GRAY 5/1/15

400M: Alex Oi 1st 51.14 ******NEW SCHOOL RECORD : OLD RECORD 51.20 JOE CHADWICK 5/1/99

3200M: Hunter McCann 2nd 10:43

4×100 relay: Oi; Gray; Green; O’Shon 3rd 43.95

4×400 relay: Oi; Gray; Watts;Fine 3rd 3:30.43 *****NEW SCHOOL RECORD : OLD RECORD 3:31.00 –{Tellnow,Ritter,Aljasir,Theodore}-1992

Pole Vault: Cameron Pesola 1st 12’0”

Triple Jump: Dontell Green 3rd 40’2”

Shot Put: Sam Baker 1st 50’9.5”–  Keyon Jenkins 2nd 49’10  — Ashton Taylor 3rd 40’7”

Discus: Ashton Taylor 1st 117’8” —  Keyon Jenkins 2nd 114’1”