CoEd Indoor Track
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 24, 2019
SOUTH LAKES HIGH SCHOOL HAS RECORD SETTING PERFORMANCES AT FIRST DAY OF LIBERTY DISTRICT INDOOR TRACK AND FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS
LANDOVER, MD - Senior Asher Levy-Myers vaulted into school history during Day 1 of the Liberty District Indoor Track and Field Championship Wednesday, January 23 here at the Prince George’s Sportplex.
Levy-Myers, who finished fourth in the pole vault last season (11-04.00), won the event and broke the school record by clearing 13-04.00. The previous mark of 13-00.00 was set by Mark Manning during the 1985-1986 season. Teammates Jonathan Luu, also a senior, (5th) and junior Caleb Miller (6th) both cleared 10-06.00.
Senior Calvin Warstler led from start to finish in winning the 3,200 meters in 9:55.36.
Junior Hannah Waller led a sweep of the 55 meter dash, winning her second consecutive title in 7.08. Junior Rhema Konadu finished second (7.48), freshman Jillian Howard was third (7.49) and sophomore Juviannadean Mullings finished fourth (7.57). Waller also won the long jump with a Liberty District record leap of 18-05.00.
Mary Gregory, also a junior, successfully defended her title in the 500 meters with a winning time of 1:18.32. Junior Emily Lannen was second (1:20.05).
Other notable Day 1 performances from SLHS include:
- Senior Stevie Jones, second in both the long jump (21-01.50) and 55 meters, where he ran a 6A state meet qualifying time of 6.60.
- The girls 4x800 meter relay team of senior Sophie Halkett and juniors Beth Matthews, Caitlyn Morris and Sydney Anderson finished second (10:02.48).
- Junior David Ramirez second in the 500 meters (1:11.73).
- Senior Nicole Post third in the long jump (16-00.00) and fourth in the 55 meter hurdles (9.02).
- Sophomore Molly Shapiro third in the pole vault (7-03.00, 3rd).
- Fourth-place finishes were achieved by sophomore Amelia DiBiase in the pole vault (6-09.00), junior Jackson Cooley in the 55 meters (6.74), freshman William Watson in the 55 hurdles (9.05) and the boys 4x800 meter relay team of senior Webb Nims and juniors Stephen Esse, Vincent Prudhomme and Alex Beckner (8:47.79).
The final day of the Liberty District championship is scheduled for Friday, February 1 at the Prince George’s Sportsplex in Landover, MD. Day 2 has been postponed due to snow and a reschedule date is still to be determined.
For more information, please contact Scott Raczko, SLHS Track and Field Head Coach, at email@example.com
SLHS Results from the first day of the Liberty District Indoor Track and Field Championships (January 23, 2019)
DAY 1 (JAN. 23)
**Nicole Post 16-00.00 3rd
**#Hannah Waller 18-05.00 1st
**Kristen Williams 15-06.00 5th (tie)
Tyler Benett 18-02.00 11th
**Stevie Jones 21-01.50 2nd
Hussen Kurtu 17-11.00 12th
**Amelia DiBiase 6-09.00 4th
**Jade Pequignet 6-03.00 6th
**Molly Shapiro 7-03.00 3rd
**$Asher Levy-Myers 13-04.00 1st
**Jonathan Luu 10-06.00 5th
**Caleb Miller 10-06.00 6th
4x800 Meter Relay
**Beth Matthews 2:33
**Caitlyn Morris 2:25
**Sophie Halkett 2:30
**Sydney Anderson 2:30.7 - 10:02.48 2nd
Stephen Esse 2:12.9
Vincent Prudhomme 2:12.2
Alex Beckner 2:13.6
Webb Nims 2:08.6 - 8:47.79 4th
55 Meter Dash
**Jillian Howard 7.52 prelims, 7.49 finals 3rd
**Rhema Konadu 7.52 prelims, 7.48 finals 2nd
**Juviannadean Mullings 7.57 prelims, 7.57 finals 4th
***Hannah Waller 7.05 prelims, 7.08 finals 1st
**Jackson Cooley 6.70 prelims, 6.74 finals 4th
Daniel Ezidinma 6.82 prelims, 6.86 finals 7th
***Stevie Jones 6.68 prelims, 6.60 finals 2nd
55 Meter Hurdles
Mira Cuthill 10.28 12th
Amelia DiBiase 10.60 16th
Megan Luczko 12.62 22nd (fall)
Alana Pardo 9.81 prelims, 9.70 8th
**Nicole Post 9.03 prelims, 9.02 finals 4th
**Kristen Williams 9.13 prelims, 9.45 finals 7th
Ethan Bower 9.07 prelims, 9.38 finals 7th
Hussen Kurtu 9.33 prelims, 9.73 finals 8th
**William Watson 8.73 prelims, 9.05 finals 4th
3200 Meter Run
**Marissa Banga 11:54.19 5th
Kelly Bidwell 12:57.41 12th
Isabelle Gulgert 12:29.25 9th
Greyson Deker 11:08.45 DNF
Liam Lawrence 10:42.38 8th
**Calvin Warstler 9:55.36 1st
500 Meter Dash
Jordan Anderson 1:24.01 7th
***Mary Gregory 1:18.32 1st
Tina Habibi 1:27.17 11th
**Emily Lannen 1:20.05 2nd
Joshua Gregory 1:15.14 11th
Alexander Harbour 1:16.69 14th
**David Ramirez 1:11.73 2nd
TEAM RESULTS (after seven events)
- South Lakes 88.50
- Washington-Lee 44
- Langley 40.50
- Yorktown 20
- McLean 18
- Herndon 6
- Herndon 65
- South Lakes 59
- Washington-Lee 46
- Langley 26
- McLean 11
- Yorktown 10