Girls Track & Field Takes 3rd at 2018 Atlanta Games

Girls Track & Field Takes 3rd at 2018 Atlanta Games

Congratulations to the Girls Track and Field team for their 3rd Place finish at the 6th Annual Atlanta Games. The Invitational meet was Saturday, March 10, 2018, at Lakewood Stadium and boasted 24 of the most competitive teams from across Metro Atlanta.

Congratulations also to the 4x100m Relay team for breaking the school record -- again. At the 2018 Drew Relays in February, Dominque Saintvil, Jadaja Baxter, Kennedy Simmons, and Kennedy Lewis shattered the 20-year old school record with a new time of 47.30. The relay team entered the Atlanta Games ranked Second in the State Class AAAAA and 6th in the State across all classifications. Their time at the Atlanta Games was 47.05.

 

Atlanta Games Highlights

Girls Pole Vault
Mica Nohstadt, 1st Place, 8-03' Personal Record, ranked 9th in the State (Class AAAAA)
Kaleila Abrille, 4th Place, 7' Personal Record

High Jump
Haley Allen, 5th (tied for 3rd in the State Class AAAAA)

Long Jump
Jadaja Baxter, 5th (ranked 3rd in the State AAAAA)

Triple jump
Kyla Crump, 8th                                                                                                              

3200m
Elle Mezzio, 4th
Celine Al-Noubani, 8th

4x 100m Relay
Varsity A Team, 2nd Place (new school record 47.05)
Dominque Saintvil, Jadaja Baxter, Kennedy Simmons, & Kennedy Lewis
JV Girls, 4th Place

1600m
Elizabeth Smith, 8th 

400m
Jadaja Baxter, 6th (PR)
Dominique Saintvil, 7th (PR)

100m (Varsity)
Kennedy Lewis, 2nd

100m (JV)
Janiya Lamisere, 3rd
Kaleila Abrille, 7th

4x400m Relay, 3rd Place
Kennedy Lewis, Kennedy Simmons, Jadaja Baxter (ranked 3rd in the State AAAAA) ranked 11th in the State all classifications

 

In the coming week, the JV team competes at the Wheeler High School Wildcat Invitational on Wednesday, March 14.
The Varsity returns to the track on Saturday, March 17 when they travel to Lilburn for the 9th Annual Big Orange Relays at Parkview High School.
View or download the 2017-18 Girls Track & Field Schedule