Shorecrest track and field Chargers went down to St. Stephens in Bradenton for the District meet last Thursday, April 11. Unlike last year, the weather was great and the competitions began on time. The field events were first on the schedule of the day.
There were some outstanding performances! RJ Ayers '19 improved on his shot put school record by more than a foot, throwing 46-9 meters to take second. Trevor Bernstein '19 also bettered his own pole vault record with a clearance of 13-10.5 meters to win the District title. Other District champions included Andrea Romero '20 for pole vault, Reagan Quilty '19 for the 3200m run, and Renice Dacres '19 in the long jump.
After many more contributions to the girls team from various athletes, the Chargers were able to win the 1A district 7 title
with a strong showing! The boys team also placed well, finishing 3rd overall
out of 11 teams.List of all Individual event athletes moving on to the Regional meet:
RJ Ayers '19: Shot put (2nd)
Trevor Bernstein '19: Pole Vault (1st), Discus (4th)
Renice Dacres '19: Long Jump (1st), Triple Jump (4th), Shot put (3rd),
Kaja D '24: 800m (3rd)
Chaise Campbell '20: Shot put (2nd)
Alex Fox '19: Pole Vault (4th)
Omarhiyon Malcolm '20: 110m hurdles(1st)
Meredith M '23: 100m hurdles (3rd), 300m hurdles (2nd)
Mikera Patton '20: 100m (3rd), 200m (3rd), 400m (4th)
Reagan Quilty '19: 1600m (2nd), 3200m (1st)
Andrea Romero '20: Pole Vault (1st)
Théo Simon '22: 110m hurdles (4th), 300m hurdles (4th)
Relays advancing the Regional meet
4x100m Renice Dacres '19, Devyn Kropf '22, Mikera Patton '20, Alanis J '24 (2nd)
4x400m Reilly Kropf '20, Alanis J '24, Devyn Kropf '22, Kaja D '24 (4th)
4x800m Kaja D '24, Sabrian A '22, Reagan Quilty '19, Isabelle Saunders '20 (2nd)
On to the next round. Go Chargers!