Thursday, February 9, 2017
The Gladiator Indoor Track and Field team had an amazing showing at the 4A West Regional Championship meet, qualifying for the MD State Championship in 5 events.
The Boys 4x800m relay (Jason Weinfeld, Obsaa Feda, Jamarcus Plato, Eldon Phillips) cut 18 seconds from their season best time to finish 4th in a school record of 8:27 seconds.
Sophomores Madison Armonda and Obsaa Feda broke their own school records in the two mile, qualifying in 11:43 seconds and 9:53 respectively.
The Boys 4x400m relay (Jamarcus Plato, Cameron Rice, Jomokan Beckford, Eldon Phillips) set yet another school record to finish a close 3rd and qualify for the state meet.
Junior Eldon Phillips had a big day, winning the 500m dash posting the fastest time going into the state championship! He also anchored both the 4×8 and 4×4 relays in seasons best times.
The Gladiators will compete at the MD State Championship meet on February 21st at the PG Sports and Learning Complex.
Northwood High School