Awesome weather this weekend brought exceptional performances for the Gladiator Track & Field team at the Screaming Eagles Invitational. The boys Distance Medley Relay got things started placing 2nd with a time of 11:07.
The boys 4x800m relay also turned up a top 3 performance finishing 3rd overall.
In the mile, sophomore Eldad Mulugeta was able to tough out a 3rd place finish with a time of 4:44. Freshman Ayu Fantaw also broke the 5 minute barrier, running 4:58.
Junior Eldon Phillips had an impressive day, winning both the 400m dash and 800m run. His 400m time of 49.65 seconds set a new meet and school record.
In the 110m high hurdles, Jamarcus Plato set a new personal best and finished 3rd place overall.
Senior Omar Fall glided over the bar in the high jump competition. His jump of 5 feet 10 inches was good enough for 2nd place, not bad for his first time.
Obsaa Feda paced his way to a top 3 finish in the 2 mile run, finishing with a time of 10:06. Solid performances across the board for the track and field team.