March 29, 2012

Long Beach Invitational results

Submitted by Coach Jerry Todd

Long Beach-- Picayune boys track team dominated the 8 team field at the Long Beach Invitational Track Meet

with 6 first place finishes, 4 second place finishes,and 4 third place finishes to easily outscore runner-up Long

Beach 133 to 101.

The boys swept all 3 relays starting with the 4x2 of Ken Breland,Dalvin Acker, Des TAylor, and Coren Nixon.

The 4x1 of Breland, Acker, Taylor and Doug Cross edged out Long Beach and the 4x4 of Terain Roberson,

Tyler Smith, Jaylin Dees,and Tony Washington came from behind to win the meets final race on a good leg

from Smith.


Coach John Feaster said" I am proud of the way these young men have worked and competed. This shows

that hard work pays off."

Other winners were:
Ken Breland-200 Coren Nixon-100 Matt Horsley-3200
Second Place:
Daveon Green-110 hurdles Jake Polderman-800 & 1600 Tony Washiongton-400
Third place:
Todd Smith-1600 & 800 Tanner Bryan-shot Breland-long jump Taylor-triple jump

The girls finished 3rd with 94 points in the strong 8 team field behind Pass 124 points, Long Beach 118.
Winners:
Jasmine Ducre- triple jump & 100(set new school record(12.00)
Tee Myers-300 hurdles Clarissa Jones-discus

4x1 relay team of Ducre, Kymetria Jackson, Myers, and Sarah Richard
Second place:
Tee Myers-100 hurdles Sarah Richard-200
Third place:
Sahara Wilson- high jump