5/17 Congrats to Ashbrook Gwinn for winning the 1600m state championship. Asia Johnson finished 2nd in the shot put. Breeland Price finished 6th in the shot put. Frelicia Tucker finished 7th in the state in the 400m hurdles.
5/10 Congratulations to the following track athletes for qualifying for the state meet this Saturday at Spring Valley. Asia Johnson & Breeland Price qualified in the shot put. Marquis Adams in the 400m, Frelicia Tucker qualified in the 400m hurdles, & Ashbrook Gwinn in the 1600. The girls 4 X 800 relay team is ready to go as well
5/3 Aiken High School’s track and Field teams competed in the region 5-4A on Friday, May 3, 2014 held at Dutch Fork High School in Irmo, SC. The girls’ team finished in 3rd place 2.5 points out of 2nd place.
The girls 4X800 relay team started the event by winning and breaking the school record by 10 seconds. The team consisted of Frelecia Tucker, Fredericka Tucker, Sophie Nance and Ashbrook Gwinn.
Other Hornets to qualify for the 4A State Qualifying meet were Alexis Brown in the 100 meters, Fredricka Tucker in the 400M and Ashbrook Guinn in the 1600M. Frelicia Tucker qualified in the 400M Hurdles and Marquis Adams in the 400M. In the field events , Savannah Coleman in the Pole Vault , Asia Johnson and Breelyn Price both qualified in the Shot Put and Discus, Adrienne Wilson in Discus and Joseph Bettis in Shot Put.
In addition to these individuals and the 4X800 relay that qualified for the Qualifying meet, the Hornets will send three additional relay teams—the girls 4 x 100, which consisted of Alexis Brown, Delecia McDuffie, Shaniah Johnson and Mirakle Johnson, the girls 4 X 400 which consisted of the same athletes as the girls 4 X 800 and the boys 4 X100 team consisting on Jaylen Smith, Austin Copeland, Malik Hawthorne and Marquis Adams.
The following Hornets won the Region in their events. Asia Johnson in the shot put. Adrienne Wilson in the Discus. Ashbrook Gwinn in the 1600. Frelecia Tucker in the 400M hurdles
3/8 the girls and boys track teams participated in the Diamond Hornet Invitational at Lower Richland High School in Hopkins, S.C. The girls finished 3rd competing against 22 other schools.There were many outstanding performances. Fredericka Tucker finished 4th in the 400m, Ashbrook Gwinn won the 3200m,Frelicia Tucker finished 3rd in the 400 hurdles,the 4×400 relay team finished 3rd(Frelicia Tucker,Fredericka Tucker,Sophie Nance and Mirakle Johnson). The 4×800 relay team finished 1st( Ashbrook Gwinn, Frelecia Tucker, Fredericka Tucker and Brianna Downs. Asia Johnson finished 1st in the Shot Put and Bree Price finished 3rd in the Shot Put. Adrienne Wilson finished 3rd in the Discu
3/19 Aiken High Track teams hosted South Aiken, Midland Valley and Strom Thurmond. The girls won the meet with 107 pts.. South Aiken was 2nd with 92, Midland Valley was third with 22 and Strom Thurmond had 16. The girls 4×100 relay was 1st( Alexis Brown, Shaniah Johnson, Christine Monroe, and Mirakle Johnson). Ahnastasia Golson and Christine Monroe finished 2nd and 3rd in the 100 hurdles. Alexis Brown and Shaniah Johnson finished 2nd and 3rd in the 100m. Fredericka Tucker and Ambriah Johnson finished 1st and 2nd in the 400m. Frelicia Tucker finished 1st in the 400 hurdles. Sophie Nance and Emily Townsend finished 2nd and 3rd in the 800m. Mirakle Johnson finished 3rd in the 200m. The girls 4×400 team finished 1st (Sophie Nance, Mirakle Johnson, Frelicia Tucker and Fredericka Tucker. Ahnastasia Golson finished 2nd in the HJ. The girls discus throwers finished in the top 4 spots. Adrienne Wilson was 1st, Asia Johnson was 2nd, Bree Price was 3rd and Q’Ladrin Qouters was 4th. Jordyn Williams finished 2nd and Mirakle Johnson 3rd in the LJ. The girls finished in the top three spots in the shot put with Asia Johnson in 1st, Bree Price in 2nd and Christine Monroe in 3rd.
The boys 4×100 team of Jaylen Smith, Bruce Nation, Marquis Adams and Austin Copeland finished 3rd.Marquis Adams won the 100m and 200m. Malik Hawthorne finished 3rd in the 400m. The boys 4×400 team (Malik Hawthorne, Bruce Nation, Marquis Adams and Austin Copeland) finished 3rd.Joseph Bettis finished 2nd in the Discus.
3/22 the girls and boys participated in the Silver Fox Invitational at Dutch Fork High School in Irmo, S.C. The girls again finished third competing against 15 other teams. Ashbrook Gwinn won the 3200 setting a school record and personnel record with a time of 11:03.55. It was also a “National Elite” time. Fredericka Tucker broke her own school record in winning the 400m with a personnel time of 1:01.61. Frelecia Tucker finished 2nd in the 400 hurdles with a personnel best time of 1:09.98. The girls 4×100 team( Alexis Brown, Shaniah Johnson, Christine Monroe and Mirakle Johnson) came in 3rd. The 4×400 team ( Frelecia Tucker, Fredericka tucker, Sophie Nance and Mirakle Johnson) came in 4th.The 4×800 team ( Frelecia Tucker, Fredericka Tucker, Sophie Nance and Ashbrooke Gwinn) came in 2nd. Asia Johnson was 1st in the Shot Put. Adrienne Wilson was 3rd in the Discus.
For the boys, Marquis Adams finished 2nd in the 400m with a personnel best time of 51.59. Layton Gwinn finished 4th in the 1600m.
On Wednesday March 26th the track teams will host Silver Bluff, Calhoun County and Batesburg Leesville at 5:00.