WSN boys track places second at Northview

Published 8:42 am Tuesday, March 15, 2011

At Northview, the W.S. Neal boys track team placed second behind Pensacola Christian Academy. Other teams attending were Northview and Escambia County.
For the Eagles, the 4×800 team placed third and consisted of Eric Burgh, Donald Hardyman, Will Minchew, and Chris Crutchfield.
In the 110-meter high hurdles, Josiah Nettles placed first with a time of 17:22 and Marquese Banks placed third with a time of 18:08.
In the 100-meter, Nettles placed first with a time of 11.90 followed by Banks in fourth (12.47) and LaTrae Williams in fifth with a time of 12.47.
Donald Hardyman placed fifth for the Eagles in the 300 hurdles with a time of 55.15 and Gary Likely placed third in the 400-meters with a time of 59.47.
Nettles led W.S. Neal with a second place finish in the 200-meters with a time of 24.96 and Likely placed second in the triple jump with a jump of 36-11.
In the long jump, Likely placed third with a jump of 17-6 followed by Kenny Kiser in fourth with a jump of 17-2, and Williams with a jump of 16-11.
In the discus, Justin Tompkins placed fourth with a throw of 103 feet. In the shot put, Kenyan Nettles placed second (38-6) followed by Raheem Taylor (38-0) and Tompkins in fifth with a 36-9.