The Benjamin Cardozo ladies dominated the sprint relays at the Armory Track Invitational, taking home new US #1 marks in the 4x200m at 3:43.81 and 4x800m at 9:11.38.
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- Armory Track Invitational (NY) - Day 2 Recap...Newburgh Free Academy goes 1:27.98 but gets DQed - Cheltenham wins! The 300m National Record is safe for another day, but it's Rai Benjamin who will take the US #1 1 slot with 33.17 Armory Record & Meet Record! Tayor McLaughlin US #4 33.62 - while his sister, Sydney McLaughlin, powers to a National Sophomore Class Record, US #1 37.49 in Girls 300m! Cardozo ladies blast US #1 9:11.38 4x800m, splitting 2:19.71/2:18.92/2:18.32/2:14.45! Sarah Walker US #1 1:32.30 ahead of Emma Gallagher US #2 1:32.38! Former No.1 Amanda Crawford third in 1:33.08. Day 1 Recap story... Cheltenham blows it up in the 4x400m, soaring to US #1 3:18.41! Cardozo ladies dust their own US #1 4x400m with new leading time of 3:43.81 after trailing Western Branch! Sammy Watson breaks Mary Cain's New York State Record in the 1k with a blazing 2:47.27, Ersula Farrow US #2 2:48.39, McIntosh 2:9.96. James Burke, Sam Ritz 2:26 for 1-2 Boys 1k.
- Virginia Tech High School Invitational (VA) - T.C. Williams rolls to a US #2 3:19.71 4x400m, thanks to 47 split from 300m champ Noah Lyles & 47.5 split from Josephus Lyles! Nansemond River US #5 3:49.95 4x400m, thanks to sick anchor from Brandee Johnson! Darryl Haraway (DeMatha, MD) goes US #1 6.28 55m! Noah Lyles (T.C. Williams, VA) US #7 All-Time 33.32 300m over Grant Holloway US #3 33.54 to break LaShawn Merritt's Meet Record! McKinley McNeil (Parkland, NC) goes US #2 1:14.02 500m! Chris Warhill US #2 2:27.14 1k! Emma Call makes a dramatic kick to defeat Malia Ellington in the Girls 1k in 2:52, though Ellington's 2:53.23 stands as North Carolina All-Time State Record. Carolyn Brown ties US #6 7.02 55m, Gabriele Cunningham T-US #7 7.04! DeMatha Catholic (MD) leads 4x200m at US #4 1:28.89, led by top 55m qualifier Darryl Haraway! Parkland ladies upset US #2 Nansemond River with US #5 1:39.5 4x200m! Day 1 Recap story... Bonnie Angermeier (Blacksburg, VA) out-leans Libby Davidson (E.C. Glass, VA), US #4 10:41.04 - US #5 10:41.38! Western Branch ladies crush 4x400m State Record in US #2 3:45.06! Marcellus Fletcher extends US #1 TJ to 51-feet even, leading the nation by nearly an entire foot. Three-event (55m, 55h, HJ) nation leader Grant Holloway is already off to rockin' start, cruising through his 55H prelims in 7.41. Darryl Haraway (DeMatha, MD) ties US #2 6.32 in 55m prelims. Paint Branch (MD) US #6 8:00.27 4x800m Watch the Live Stream starting Friday at 5 pm ET!
- Last Chance Invitational (AL) - Candace Hill over nation-leading 60m sprinter Jayla Kirkland in the 400m, 56.42 - 57.34. Mary-Grace Strozier 5:01 Mile. Day 1 Recap story... Jayla Kirkland (Woodlawn, AL) T-US #1, Meet Record 7.46 60m! Deante Tolbert Meet Record, T-US #7 6.85 60m! Margaret Ollinger US #7, Alabama State Record 13-2 PV! 8th-grader Abbey Weitenbeck 11:06.27 G 3,200m, Ben Bryant 9:37.38 B 3,200m. Watch the Live Stream starting Friday at 5 pm CT!
- Vanderbilt High School Indoor Invitational (TN) - Recap...Half milers on fire! Caitie Faust US #3, Meet Record 2:12.07 & Terrell Jackson beats his own US #1 at 1:50.63! Luke Meade US #1 9:16 2 Mile!
- Hilton Garden Invitational (NC) - Ryen Frazier improves US #1, North Carolina All-Time State Record to 4:41.46, finishing sixth in Camel City Elite Women's Mile!
- Eastern Challenge (NC) - US #1s don't last long - Ryan Clark US #1 6.25 55m! Watch the video! Nevado Mareno dominated the Girls 1k by 17 seconds to set a new US #3 2:49.79, which broke her own state record by more than five seconds!
- GVSU Elite Mile (MI) - Grant Fisher leads three boys under 4:10 with 4:07 nation-leading mile. Audrey Belf clocks US #4 4:54!
- Wildcat Classic (KY) - William Allen of Paul Dunbar posted sick 21.7 200m/48.59 400m double. Colin & Tanner Dowdy of South Oldham go 9:28 - 9:36 Two Mile