Outdoor 2013: Crazy fast 4x4's in TX! 17-8 for Daven Murpree! Carroll 10:03 DMR! Allman 184-2 Disc!

2013 Outdoor Highlights

3/30/13 Weekend




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Texas Relays, TX

Daven Murphree scraped the skies with a leap of 17-08.50. (Photo by Angelle Albright)

Trevor Gilley and Southlake Carroll recorded a US#1 10:03.59 DMR. (Photo by Angelle Albright)

Natron Gipson (Arlington Bowie) cleared 6-10..25 to win, and is US#4 6-11 on the year. (Photo by Angelle Albright)

Anthony Dudley won the discus with a US#4 heave of 182-09. (Photo by Angelle Albright)



  • Saturday Highlights
    • Daven Murphree (Big Sandy) won the pole vault with a US#10 tie All-Time mark of 17-08.50.  
    • Tony Brown won the 110H with a blazing 13.38 clocking over Arno Hamilton, 13.94.
    • St. Thomas Aquinas girls blitzed a 3:41.52 to win the 4x400m relay with a 54.51 anchor.  Lancaster was 2nd in 3:44.71 to give it a good go to keep with them.
    • Houston Nimitz blazed in the boys 4x400m relay to a winning time of 3:14.11 and Lancaster was 2nd in 3:14.61.  DeSoto finished 3rd, also in a quick 3:15.30.
    • Lincoln-Way East won the girls 4x200m relay with a very fast time of 1:37.55 with Lancaster in 2nd at 1:37.75.
    • DeSoto blazed to the win in the boys 4200m relay with a quick 1:25.46 clocking, well up on 2nd place.
    • St. Thomas Aquinas won the girls 4x800m relay with a time of 9:17.56.
    • Flower Mound won the boys 4x800m relay with a quick 7:52.81 over Southlake Carroll in 7:53.36.
    • Lincoln-Way East won the girls 4x100m relay with a swift 46.59 clocking over Cedar Hill who recorded 46.73 for 2nd.
    • DeSoto won the boys 4x100m relay over Texarkana with times of 41.14 to 41.33.  Katy Morton Ranch was 3rd in 41.38.
    • Tony Brown set a meet and stadium record in the 110m Hurdles with his quick 13.38 clocking.
    • Yes it was a 3.2 wind but Cameron Burrell recorded a blazing 10.07 win in the 100m dash over Kyle Fulks in 10.21.
    • Annie Rhodes won a close pole vault battle over Lakan Taylor as both vaulters recorded a mark of 13-08.50.
    • Lincoln-Way East recorded the fastest girls 4x100 prelim time with a 46.89 clocking.  Dallas Skyline was 2nd fastest at 47.51 and Cedar Hill recorded a 47.55 clocking.
    • Sandie Raines (Humble Kingwood) won a close one in the girls 3200m run with a clocking of 10:18.98.  Natalie Rathjen (Dallas Highland Park) finished in the runner-up slot with a clocking of 10:19.54.
    • Connor Hendrickson (Southlake Carroll) took the boys 3200m run with a time of 9:10.77 over Austen Dalquist (Keller) who was 2nd in 9:11.53.  
  • Friday Highlights
    • Valarie Allman (CO)  hit US#6 All-Time 184-2 in the Discus for the win!

    • Southlake Carroll boys roll to a US#1 10:03.59 win in the DMR with Trevor Gilley on anchor!  Lewisville Hebron hit US#2 in the race with a 10:14.63 clocking with Robert Domanic on anchor.  Reported splits for Carroll were 3:05, 50.0, 1:57 and 4:10.
    • Southlake Carroll girls also get the DMR win with a quick 11:56.32 clocking.
    • The Woodlands girls won the 1600m sprint medley with a time of 3:58.64.
    • St. Thomas Aquinas put it down in the girls 4x400m prelims, running a blazing 3:43.79!! Lancaster girls ran a 3:50.36 in the 4x400m prelims. Klein Forest girls ran a 3:50.40 in the 4x400m prelims.  Southlake Carroll girls blazed to a prelim 4x400m relay time of 3:52.60.
    • Natron Gibson (Arlington Bowie) cleared 6-10.25 to win the high jump and sits at US#4 6-11 currently on the year.
    • Anthony Dudley (Parkland) won the boys discus with a US#4 heave of 182-09.
    • Cameron Burrell was the fastest boys D2 100m qualifier with a blistering 10.37 clocking.  Eli Hall-Thompson was 2nd fastest, clocking in a quick 10.38.  
    • Chris Ibarra defeated Brian Barraza in the boys 1600m run with times of 4:12.60 to 4:13.55.
    • St. Thomas Aquinas was the fastest girls D2 4x200 qualifier with a time of 1:38.76.  Lincoln Way East was 2nd fastest in 1:38.82.
    • Tony Brown had the fastest boys D2 110 Hurdles time with a quick 13.62 clocking.
    • DeSoto boys get fastest 4x200m prelim time of 1:26.36.  Converse Judson was 2nd fastest at 1:26.59.
    • St. Thomas Aquinas girls get the fastest 4x200 qualifier with a time of 1:38.76 with Lincoln-Way East 2nd in 1:38.82.
  • Thursday Highlights
    • Keelin Hollowood won the 2k steeple with a quick 6:59.02 meet record clocking.
    • Chris Mulverhill won the boys 2k steeple in a time of 6:01.68.


Stanford Invitational, CA



  • Yohaness Estifanos (Milpitas) won the boys 3k race with a quick 8:29.78 clocking while Jose Herrera (Madera South) was 2nd in 8:34.00.
  • Sir Francis Drake boys ran solo to win the boys DMR with a quick time of 10:19.97.
  • Anna Maxwell won the girls mile with a US#1 clocking of 4:47.01.  Sarah Robinson was 2nd in 4:49.26.
  • Eugene Hamilton won the boys mile in a quick 4:12.74.
  • Madeline Fagan won the girls high jump in 5-10.75 as Claire Kieffer-Wright was 2nd also in 5-10.75.


Raleigh Relays, NC


Frazier on her way to a sub-10 clocking! (Photo by Walter Kreiling)



  • Wesley Frazier rolls to an outdoor US#1 clocking of 9:57 in the 3200m run, killing the field by over 200 meters! The time coverts to 10:01.17 for 2 miles which is US#8 All-Time, quite a feat for an early season meet!
  • Kurtis Steck won the boys 3200m run with a quick 9:08.49 clocking.  Nikolaus Kreiling was 2nd in 9:11.05 and AJ Tucker was 3rd in 9:11.48.
  • Bakri Abushouk (Cary NC) finished 16th in the 2nd heat of the 5k with a solid 14:34.44 clocking.


Homewood Invitational, AL

Grant Hill won the discus with a US#1 toss of 203-7.  (Photo by Brad Hill)


  • Marlon Humphrey (Hoover AL) won the 110H with a quick US#1 13.68, the 100 dash with a swift 10.63 and a US#4 47.41 over 400 meters.  What a great day!
  • Grant Hill (Huntsville) won the boys discus throw with a US#1 toss of 203-7.  The mark set a new AL state record.


Pennsylvania Track Classic, PA

Virgo won the high jump in US#4 form. (Photo by Patty Morgan)



  • Cyre Virgo won the high jump with a 5-09.75 mark.
  • Sarah Firestone won the javelin with a toss of 143-3.
  • Emma Keenan won the 400m dash in a step down in distance with a fine 55.80 clocking.
  • Niager Mathis won the 200m dash in 21.72 and the 400m dash in 49.07.
  • Kevin James won the 3200m run with a clocking of 9:15.72.