We take a look at which girls and boys teams have the best sprint squads.
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43 points was all the Chiles' boys track team needed to win their third straight 3A state championship. The Timberwolves lose thrower Cole Upthegrove to graduation but return both Jordan Poole and James Hansen as well as a talented group of distance runners. Creekside and Miami Northwestern should also be in the mix, but don't count out Miami Norland who now have transfer Tyrese Cooper's, one of the most dangerous sprinters in the country.
It is always interesting to see how athletes develop over their four years of high school. Who comes on as a late bloomer or out of nowhere as a senior with dramatic improvement. Who has early success, but struggles to maintain the same rate as improvement as an upperclassmen. Who steadily stays at the top from start to finish?
The Chiles boys (pictured above) won their second straight 3A track and field state championship in 2015, defeating rival Leon by 14 points. In 2014, the Timberwolves ousted Miami Northwestern by three points in a meet that came down to the final event of the night. Fast forward to 2016, and it looks like it could be another battle between Chile and MNW.
The ladies and gents of Flagler Palm Coast swept the 2015 Five Star Conference team titles. Ralph Epifanio was on-site and took over 1,100 photos of all the action! Come inside and take a look for yourself.
Oakland Park sophomore Damion Thomas dropped a US#1 time of 13.88 at the Southridge Spartan Invitational. See the top 25 boys in each event!
Ralph Epifanio was at his home away from home Flagler Palm Coast for the East Coast Classic. Check out over 800 photos of all the action and tons of candid shots!
Being a four-sport athlete is not that unusual. Having three of those sports going on at the same time is. And having siblings competing in three sports at the same time is just about unheard of. (via www.news-journalonline.com)