The Mayde Creek Girls JV Track Team competed at the Memorial Sub Varsity Meet on Wednesday, March 1. The girls competed hard and finished in 3rd place with 116 points.
The meet kicked off to a great start with field events. Emily Sims placed 1st in High Jump with a new personal best jump of 5-0. Katie Griese placed 5th in the event with a jump of 4-4.
Gabriela Day won the Shot Put event with a personal best throw of 28-7 ½. Troinyce Blueitt placed 3rd with a distance of 26-6.
Troinyce Blueitt also had an outstanding performance in the Discus. She won the event with a throw of 75-7. Akilah Mosley placed 4th with a throw of 64-5.
In Long Jump, Uchechi Orduji placed 3rd with a distance of 13-9.
Abigail Arroyo placed 5th in Triple Jump with a jump of 28-0 ¾.
In the running events, Jenny Ervine placed 2nd in the 800 Meter Run, running a personal record time of 2:33.
The Sprint Medley Relay (Abigail Arroyo, Sacara Griffiths, Jackie Gonzalez and Jennifer Soto) placed 4th with a time of 4:51.
The 4X100 meter relay, consisting of Devin Alcoser, Ehinome Esechie, Danaysia Wilson &Uchechi Orduji, placed 3rd with a time of 54.01.
The 4x200 meter relay team placed 4th and had a season best time of 1:56.75. Relay members included: Uchechi Orduji, Devin Alcosar, Danaysia Wilson, and Sacara Griffiths.
Uchechi Orduji placed 3rd in the 200 meter dash with a time of 28.96.
Katie Griese placed 3rd in the 100 meter hurdles with a time of 18.16. Leslie Yanez placed 4th in the event, running a time of 18.62.
Griese also placed 5th in the 300 meter hurdles with a personal best time of 53.28.
Danaysia Wilson ran a 13.97 in the 100 meter dash, good for 5th place.
Iliana Velez placed 5th in the 400 meter dash with a time of 67.8.
In the last race of the night, the 4 X 400 Meter Relay, Iliana Velez, Jada Duffey, Katie Griese, and Jennifer Ervine placed 4th with a season best time of 4:37.06.
We will be back in action at our home meet on Wednesday, March 8 at Ram Stadium. The kids would love to see you there!
Thank you for all of your support and all that you do for our athletes!
Mayde Creek High School
Head Girls Cross-Country
Assistant Track Coach