Nathan Simons represented Indian Hills Men's Track and Field during the Hawkeye Invitational.
The Invitational was hosted inside the Iwoa-Recreation Building on a 200m Banked Track.
Simons took to the track for the Men’s 200 Meters, he would finish 2nd in Heat 4 and 8th overall with a time of 22.56.
Monday, January 13, 2020
Raynor Updates Bobb & Armstrong Performances
Caitlyn Bobb & Nathan Armstrong
Bermuda National Athletics Association President Donna Raynor has reported to the media of the accomplishments of overseas athletes Caitlyn Bobb and Nathan Armstrong.
Caitlyn Bobb and Nathan Armstrong continue their fantastic performances, they are both really looking great as they prepare for the Carifta Games.
Bobb competed in the Warrior Invitational in Maryland, Bobb won the Varsity Girls 500m Dash Final in a time of 1:16.77. “Bobb has a full schedule ahead of her as she prepares for the games, with the over distance she should be well prepared for the 200m & 400m,” said Raynor.
Nathan Armstrong competed in the Paul Schwartz Invitational inside the FDU Rothman Center in Hackensack New Jersey.
Armstrong competed in the Distance Medley Relay representing Pompton Lakes and the 1000m. Unfortunately his team dropped the baton in the Distance Medley Relay but Armstrong still ran the fastest 1600m split of the day, 4.32.00.
Armstrong then came back to finish 2nd in the 1000m in 2:41.00. Ryanor concluded, “These events are great preparation for Nathan as he moves to the Under 20 Age Group possibly competing in the 1500m and 5000m.”
Sunday, January 12, 2020
Glasgow & Thomas College Finish 4th in Invitational
Mykal Glasgow and his Thomas College Men's Track & Field teammates competed at the Bowdoin College Invitational finishing in 4th place.
Glasgow competed in the Men’s High Jump finishing 2nd with a top leap of 1.80m or 5 feet 10.75 inches.
Glasgow would finish 4th in the Men’s Triple Jump with a leap of 12.47m or 40 feet 11 inches.
Saturday, January 11, 2020
Famous Finishes 5th in Elite Indoor Opener
Sakari Famous and her University of Georgia Track and Field attempted to build on their 10 top-four National team finishes since 2016 starting with the Orange & Purple Elite Indoor Opener at the Clemson Indoor Complex.
Famous competed in the Women’s High Jump finishing 5th with a top leap of 1.70m, Famous cleared the 1.70m height on her third attempt, but failed three times at the 1.73m height.
Famous’ teammate Shelby Tyler won the event with a top leap of 1.82m.
Friday, January 10, 2020
Morris Meets Carifta Standard in December 2019
Bermuda National Athletics Association President Donna Raynor has reported to the media that they are pleased to say that they have another Carifta Qualifier.
Sanaa Morris who is currently at IMG Academy has met the standard in the Under 17 Girls 200m.
Back on December 21st during the Galleria Games Indoor 2019 hosted by the Hoover HS Track Boosters Club at the Crossplex in Birmingham, Alabama, Morris competed as an IMG Elite Athlete.
Morris competed in the 15-16 Division Girls 200 Meter Dash against 79 competitors, Morris finished 2nd in Heat 14 and finished 9th overall with a time of 25.99, beating the Carifta Standard time of 26.00.
During the 15-16 Division Girls 400 Meter Dash, Morris would finish 3rd in Heat 14 which put her 6th overall out of 73 competitors clocking a time of 59.87 just off the Carifta Standard time of 58.50.
Morris was part of the Bronze Medal 4X100m Girls Relay Team in Carifta last year.
Raynor said, “Her mom Delight Morris has told us that she has adjusted well at the academy and is truly enjoying her training and competition.
We look forward to hearing even greater news from Sanaa this year.”