Tasty Race: Aleesa Samuel Hurdles To 13.26 In 100mH

At the Louie Bing Invitational over the weekend, Aleesa Samuel sprinted to a 13.26 in the 100mH into a -2.0 to set a new Florida state record

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This weekend was filled with many performances, including a sophomore who made a statement at the Louie Bing Invitational in the 100mH.

Aleesa Samuel of Somerset Academy Pembroke Pines (FL) lined up for the 100mH finals in Miami on Saturday. Once the gun went off, she was the leader to the first hurdle and she continued the momentum all the way through the finish. She crossed the finish line in 13.26 performance into a -2.0 wind. 

Samuel's performance set a new wind-legal Florida state record while she was just .12 off the state's fastest overall time in history. 

Girls 100 Meter Hurdles
  Louie Bing: $ 13.55  2/14/2020   Markalah Hart, Northwestern                 
    Name                    Year School                  Finals  Wind Points
  1 Aleesa Samuel             SO Somerset Aca             13.26$ -2.0  10   
  2 alexia reid               JR Dillard                  14.19  -2.0   8   
  3 Infinity Thomas           SR Flanagan                 14.44  -2.0   6   
  4 Wilnaya Taylor            SR Miami Norlan             14.47  -2.0   5   
  5 Gianna Hansen             SR American Her             14.52  -2.0   4   
  6 Takiyah Ferguson          JR Miami Southr             14.61  -2.0   3   
  7 Sariyah Morales           JR Miami Northw             14.77  -2.0   2   

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