Lady Devils Heading to State, Devils to Follow in a Week.

April 30, 2014

The Blue Devil and Lady Devil track teams had a successful day at Sectionals last week.

The Lady Devils qualified two individuals out of the possible four for the State Meet. Angel McClary will be heading to State in the 100m dash with a time of 12.78 and Atira Fortson placed 5th to qualify for state in the triple jump with a jump of 33-05.50.

Marquice Dye and Zak Allen will be heading to State in the 100m dash with times of 10.78 and 11.03 respectively. Dye also qualified in the 110m hurdles with a winning time of 14.57; Dye made the National Elites in both the 100m dash and the 110m hurdles. Mecole Hardman finished 2nd with a time of 22.03 in the 200m.

In the relays the Devils qualified their 4x100m team with a time of 42.34. That team consists of Hardman, Allen, Dimeris Newman, and Dye.

From the field Hardman and Rantious Reed qualified in the Long Jump; Hardman with a jump of 21-01.50 and Reed in at 20-10. Hardman also made it in the Triple Jump with a jump of 43-03. In the Throws Dessen Bolton qualified in the discus with a throw of 141-03.

McClary and Fortson will be heading down to Albany Thursday, May 1st to take part in the State Meet. The Boys will be in action next week in Jefferson for their State Meet.