Ashley Ridge, Fort Dorchester and Summerville have some good results from the 2022 Class AAAAA Track and Field Championships.
The state’s top 16 athletes and relay teams for each event competed for state titles May 20 at Spring Valley High School. Local schools had several athletes finish in the Top 5 for their event and/or place in multiple events.
Ashley Ridge senior Josh Baroody won the boys’ Pole Vault with a 15-06 mark. Matthew Phillips wasn’t far behind, tying for second place with a 13-06 mark. Samantha Franklin placed second in the girls’ Javelin with a 117-04 throw.
Fort Dorchester’s Canii Tucker placed second in the boys’ High Jump with a 6-04 leap.
Summerville finished in the Top 5 for eight events.
Marquez Spells placed third in the boys’ Long Jump with a 23-05 leap, third in the Triple Jump with a 47-07.75 mark and fourth in the 100-Meter Dash with a 10.69 time. Zachary Counts placed third in the boys’ Discus with a 164-08 mark and third in the Shot Put with a 54-03 mark. Sarah Wimpee placed second in the girls’ Discus with a 121-10 mark and fifth in the Shot Put with a 34-11.70 mark.
Jonathan Felix placed fourth in the boys’ High Jump with a 6-02 leap. Carlos Frank Jr. placed fifth in the boys’ 200 Dash with a 21.77 time.
5A Boys State Track and Field Championships Results
Marquez Spells: 3rd Long Jump, 3rd Triple Jump, 4th 100 Dash
Zachary Counts: 3rd Discus, 3rd Shot Put
Jonathan Felix: 4th High Jump,
Carlos Frank Jr .: 5th 200 Dash, 6th 100 Dash
Dominique Nesbitt: 6th Long Jump
Hayden Fulcher: 10th Javelin
4X100 Relay: 6th
4×800 Relay: 13th
Canii Tucker: 2nd High Jump,
Michael Smalls: 8th High Jump, 15th Long Jump
Micah Anderson: 10th 100 Dash, 10th 200 Dash
Jakeim Pasley: 10th Long Jump
Kendrick Pulliam: 11th 200 Dash
Jaeden Profit: 16th Discus
4×100 Relay: 7th
Josh Baroody: 1st Pole Vault
Matthew Phillips: 2nd (tie) Pole Vault
Omar Harris: 7th Long Jump
Cohen Phillips: 8th 110 Hurdles, 9th 400 Hurdles
Rob Wright: 15th 110 Hurdles
Mason Kuhlman: 16th 400 Hurdles
4×800 Relay: 7th
5A Girls State Track and Field Championships Results
Sarah Wimpee: 2nd Discus, 5th Shot Put
Brianna Dooney: 10th 3200
Cheyenne Williams: 11th Javelin
Juliet Lattimore: 13th High Jump
Alyssa Kornasiewicz: 14th Long Jump, 14th Triple Jump
4×100 Relay: 10
4×800 Relay: 11th
Mac England: 8th Pole Vault
London Alford: 11th Triple Jump
4×100 Relay: 12th
Samantha Franklin: 2nd Javelin
Zoe Orechwa: 9th Javelin
Sonia Dean: 10th Long Jump, 11th 200 Dash
Coral Curry: 10th Shot Put
4×100 Relay: 6th