Chantz Sawyers was one of several new meet record holders to emerge during the three days in Durham.
Watch race videos from Friday's action at Durham Memorial Stadium for the first day of the Russell Blunt East Coast Invitational. More day 1 race videos to be uploaded later today!
Rising freshman Jordan Sales will make her mark on the Russell Blunt ECI this weekend
Throwback Thursday to the 2014 Russell Blunt East Coast Invitational, streaming live this weekend on MileSplit
Find out which star athletes are entered for this weekend, and which records are set to be broken!
Some people think of club track as being all about sprints and field events, but distance stars like Eliza Dekker, Jennifer Stephenson, Sara Platek, Vincent Crisp, and Philip Hall all competed at this meet in middle school.
Catch all three days of competition live on MileSplit!
Future stars are always on display in Durham in Mid-July, and many of the state's current elite have cut their teeth against international competition here.
How deep is this meet's history? Khayla Dawson, NC #11 All Time in the Discus, is only 4th-best in the last decade! The state record holder, Aslynn Halvorson of Butler, threw here in 2008.
MileSplit will be LIVE streaming all three days of the Russell Blunt East Coast Invitational. Historically, one of the top age group summer track meets on the East Coast, will be held this upcoming weekend on July 15th thru 17th at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina.
See the top 10 performances in every event from a decade of exciting ECI competition! The lists include many who have gone on to international competition, including 2016 IAAF U20 competitor Vincent Crisp.