The Capital City Striders qualifed some athletes to go to the USATF Youth Indoor National Championship last week in West Lafayette, Indiana at the Midwest Zone Championships. Here are the qualifiers which include a new national record by Noah Castro.

 

GIRLS

11-12|High Jump|Elicia Thomas, Charleston|2nd|3’3”

 

15-16|Shot Put|Kaitlyn Wilson, Nitro|3rd|27’8”

 

15-16|400M|Malika Houston, Charleston|5th|1:11.16

        55M hurdles|2nd|9.24

        Long Jump|2nd|15’11”

 

17-18|800M|Renee Fisher, Spencer|3rd|2:55.0 

        High Jump|3rd|4’3”

 

 

BOYS AND YOUNG MEN

 

9 – 10|55M Dash|Marlon Dixon, Charleston|6th|8.95    

 

11-12|3000m|Noah Castro, Hurricane|1st|10:28.23

        1500m|new national record|1st|4:52.68 

 

13-14|3000m|Russell Carroll, Hurricane|2nd|11:14.01

        |1500m|5th|5:23.42         

 

15-16|Shot Put|Ramone Garnet, Charleston|1st|39’5”

 

17-18|400m|Troy Fisher, Spencer|3rd|52.89           

         |800m|4th|2:07.64

         |55m|6th|6.93

         |High Jump|2nd|5’5”

 

For complete results

 

Student Athlete advance to the USA Track & Field National Youth Indoor Championships and Prince George’s Sports Complex, Landover Maryland March 7- 9, 2014.  More information at:

(http://coachoregistration.com/dbi-bin/meetinfopage.pl?Web_Site_Id=ni_usatfyouth&Meet_Id=usayouindn1401&Team_Id=&)