CHAPEL HILL WOMEN & WEDDINGTON MEN CAPTURE 3A INDOOR TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WINSTON-SALEM, NC – It came down to the final event, the 4x400 meter relay, as Chapel Hill and Marvin Ridge entered the event on even footing for the women’s championship. The Tiger relay team nabbed a second place finish, posting a time of 4:13.68 and Marvin Ridge slid in just behind them in third at 4:17.23. That proved to be the margin of victory on the night as the Tigers captured their first indoor track championship 62-60, stopping Marvin Ridge’s bid for a third consecutive crown.

Chapel Hill’s distance runners carried them, Tiger’s Senior Anna Passannante won the 1000 Meter, posting a time of 2:58.37, the only sub-3-minute time in the women’s event. Tiger Sophomore Anna Stouffer also earned points in the 1000 finishing in sixth.

In the 1600, Chapel Hill Sophomore Katherine Dokholyan led the way for the Tigers with a second place finish. Alexa King from Marvin Ridge won the event with a time of 5:12.10, but Marija Cook from Chapel Hill placed third and teammate Clare McNamara finished sixth giving the Tigers 17 points in the event.

The Tigers picked up third, fourth and fifth place finishes in the 3200 meter event, as Katherine Dokholyan, Cook and Grace Tate finished in the points. Anna Vess of A.C. Reynolds was the 3200 meter champion.

West Carteret finished in third with 57 points. Mackenzie Whitaker led the way for West, winning the Long Jump clearing 5.44m. She also placed second in the Triple Jump striding 10.88m, only finishing behind SouthernGuilford’s Imani Bennett who won with a distance of 11.60m.

On the Men’s side, Weddington captured the team crown edging West Rowan 58-51. Weddington Senior Mitchell Resor captured the 1600 meter run in a time of 4:20.20. His teammate, Matthew Conner finished third in the event with a time of 4:23.65.

Resor also brought home the 1000 meter championship, finishing in a time of 2:35.11, just ahead of Noah Shore from Asheville who clocked 2:35.42. Resor also anchored the second place 4x800 Meter Relay which finished with a time of 8:02.95, just behind Asheville who won the event with a time of 8:01.84.

Indoor track championships continue tomorrow with the 1A/2A Championship as well as the 4A Championship at the JDL Fast Track Facility in Winston-Salem.

 

3A Women's Indoor Track Standings

 

3A Men's Indoor Track Standings

1

Chapel Hill

62

 

1

Weddington

58

2

Marvin Ridge

60

 

2

West Rowan

51

3

West Carteret

57

 

3

Marvin Ridge

49

4

Southern Guilford

48

 

4

Asheville

37

5

Swansboro

30

 

5

Terry Sanford

36

6

Ashbrook

29

 

6

Fike

28

7

Weddington

28

 

7

Southern Guilford

27

8

Nash Central

27

 

8

Sun Valley

21

9

Cleveland

21

 

9

Northern Guilford

19

10

Rocky Mount

20

 

t10

White Oak

18

11

Ledford

18

 

t10

Richlands

18

t12

Hickory Ridge

16

 

12

Concord

16

t12

Northwood

16

 

13

A.C. Reynolds

14

14

Eastern Wayne

14

 

t14

Burns

13

t15

Jacksonville

10

 

t14

Cleveland

13

t15

A.C. Reynolds

10

 

16

South Johnston

12

17

East Rowan

9

 

17

Jacksonville

11

t18

North Forsyth

8

 

t18

Chapel Hill

10

t18

Rockingham

8

 

t18

Ashbrook

10

t18

Asheville

8

 

20

Hunt

9

t18

White Oak

8

 

t21

North Lincoln

8

t18

North Lincoln

8

 

t21

West Craven

8

t23

Lee Senior

6

 

t23

Carson

7

t23

Southern Wayne

6

 

t23

Topsail

7

t23

Tuscola

6

 

t25

Hickory Ridge

6

t23

West Rowan

6

 

t25

Orange

6

t27

Carson

5

 

t25

Corinth Holders

6

t27

Northern Guilford

5

 

t25

Triton

6

t27

South Rowan

5

 

t25

North Gaston

6

t27

Concord

5

 

t30

Cedar Ridge

5

t31

C.B. Aycock

4

 

t30

Swansboro

5

t31

South Brunswick

4

 

t30

Northern Nash

5

t31

Corinth Holders

4

 

t30

Eastern Alamance

5

t34

East Henderson

3

 

t30

Northern Nash

5

t34

West Henderson

3

 

t30

East Henderson

5

t34

Richlands

3

 

38

Southern Nash

4

t37

Kings Mountain

2

 

39

Eastern Guilford

3

t37

Pisgah

2

 

40

East Rowan

2

t37

Union Pines

2

 

41

Rockingham

1

t40

Eastern Guilford

1

    

t40

Western Alamance

1

    

t40

South Iredell

1

    

t40

Piedmont

1

    

t40

Cuthbertson

1