The championship meet was yesterday at the Armory track. We braved the weather and showed up ready to defend our title. This meet awards different point values to the top 6 finishers in each event. We finished with an unbelievable 189 points! The second place team had 103.
It was an overall outstanding team effort, with contributions from the whole team. Some of the highlights of the day:
*Maya Cheathem had an amazing day, taking 1st place, and setting her own personal record in the long jump, at 17 feet.
*Victoria McEachern won the shot put finals, and we also came in 3rd, 4th and 5th place.
*Jillian Wilson won the weight throw finals, and we also came in 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th.
*In the finals of the 4x200 relay, Mya Dumpson, Briana McDonald, Navaeh Rhone and Abiola Ogonkoya won a thrilling race that had the crowd on its feet.