Citrus Park Christian senior Trevor Foley and MCC alumni and current Duke freshmen earned spots on Team USA for the NACA Championship in El Salvador.
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Melbourne Central Catholic junior Lavonte Valentine is a relative newcomer to the sport of track and field. A two sport-athlete, who also competes in football, Valentine had high hopes of shining in both. However during his freshman year, while playing football, he tore his lateral meniscus and was sidelined from track. He says it was a process to get back to full strength.
Melbourne Central Catholic junior Lavonte Valentine is a relative newcomer to track and field. He was 3rd at the 2A state meet last year in the 100m dash and after not running in three weeks kicked off his indoor season with a US#1 6.77s in the 60m dash at the Hoover Alumni Invitational in Alabama.
See what Melbourne Central Catholic senior and Duke signee Amanda Beach had to say after earning All-American honors and placing 12th at Foot Locker Nationals in San Diego.
Three of Florida's top distance athletes made the trip out west to San Diego the site of the 2016 Foot Locker National Championships. Amanda Beach and Bailey Hertenstein finished in the top 20 at 12th and 20th respectively, while Charles Hicks of Bolles was 36th against the nation's best.
Amanda Beach shares her journey to making Foot Locker Nationals in San Diego, a goal she says she had since the beginning of the season.
Melbourne Central Catholic senior and Duke signee Amanda Beach finished 5th at Foot Locker South in a new PR and FL#1 time of 17:31.10 while 2x 4A Cross Country Finals state champion Bailey Hertenstein finished 7th. The two will head to San Diego for Foot Locker Nationals and end a two year drought of Florida girls not advancing.
Melbourne Central Catholic senior Amanda Beach is one of the top distance recruits in the state of Florida for the class of 2017. Beach, who recently finished 5th at the 2A Cross Country Finals and has PR's of 5:05.86 (1,600m), 10:48.35 (3,200m), and 17:47.60 (5k XC), recently announced her college decision to attend Duke University. We caught up with her to talk about the recruiting process, picking the Blue Devils, the upcoming track season, and more.
Melbourne Central Catholic senior Amanda Beach is the the state leader so far this season, so naturally she is one of the favorites to win the Race of Champions at Flrunners.com Invitational 17. She has already broken 18 minutes this season and looks to continue her stellar senior campaign with another win tomorrow. We caught up with Amanda and her coach to talk about this season and the big race.
Just because Florida doesn't have an indoor track season, that doesn't mean our athletes are watching Hallmark Channel holiday movies and sipping on milk and cookies this winter break. For Melbourne Central Catholic's Amanda Beech, it meant getting a little work in while on a trip to Maine.
Bolles and Pine Crest have battled in the 2A team race the last three years with the Bulldogs coming out victorious in every meeting. Panther's new addition Alyssa Pujals hopes to be the piece of the puzzle that changes that. Check out the top girls teams in 2A.