Pensacola Booker T. Washington HS Pensacola, FL, USA

Pensacola Booker T. Washington HS

Pensacola, FL, USA

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Athletes of the Week: Leon, Robertson Rule The Competition At Respective Meets Todd Grasley Oct 10, 2013

Estero senior Araceli Leon and Pensacola Booker T. Washington senior Mark Robertson are this week's Athletes of the Week. Leon scored her third victory of the year at the Land O'Lakes Gator Invitational and guided Estero to yet another team trophy. Robertson showed why he is one of the top runners in north Florida, besting a competitive field at the Panhandle Championships with a time of 15:40.90, and his third win of the year as well.

Everett Whiteside, More than a Coach Chris Elkins Jun 29, 2010

Everett Whiteside has been coaching cross country and track and field at Washington High School for more than 15 years. His accomplishments include a Team Cross Country State Championship, individual State Champions, multiple top five team finishes and multiple county and district championships. However, it is not only his statistical accomplishments that make Whiteside a great coach, but how he has changed his runners’ lives.

The Secret to Pensacola Washington's Success Revealed Jason Byrne Apr 7, 2010

Booker T. Washington High School in Pensacola has one of the most successful distance programs in the state.  We now know their secret:  eat a Krispy Kream, run a lap.  It makes you tough apparently.  Jacob Kotick was the boys champion with 15 doughnuts without bursting, while Casilda Ruiz paced the girls by keeping down 6.  Video inside and don't worry, it's not graphic!  Thanks to Chris Nickinson, assistant coach at BTW for putting it together.

3A Boys Region Previews Jason Byrne Aug 10, 2008

Can anyone catch Leon and Mizereck? Can Plant upset George Jenkins in Region 2? Can Seminole find the bodies to fill out its top five or will Ida Baker roll in Region 3? Will it be Satellite or 'Chobee in the title bout in Region 4? I don't know all the answers, but here's how it looks going in...  

All Eyes Are On Nickinson Matt Baum Feb 19, 2003

Chris Nickinson has improved rapidly over the past year and put up some excellent performances last fall including a 6th place finish at the state meet. Recently, he posted a new PR of 4:24.38 for the indoor mile at UF. We caught up with Chris to discuss cross country, the UF mile, and what lies ahead.