School Track and Field concluded today with the 2018 Primary School Bermuda School Sports Federation Track and Field Championships.
Kalila Daley from Harrington Sound Primary and Mount Saint Agnes Academy's Daylen Scott won the Toby Colombe Award for Outstanding Athlete of the Meet, both athletes won maximum points in the individual events. Daley won the 200 and 400 meter events and Long Jump, while Scott claimed top honors in the Under 10 Boys 100 and 200 meters and Long Jump.
Daley was named the Under 9 Champion ahead of Markayla Swan of West End Primary who finished second in the 400 and 800 meters and third in the 200m. Kruz Iris was named Champion Boy in the Under 9 Division. The Purvis Primary student topped the podium in the 100 and 200 meters while finishing third in the Cricket Ball Throw. Warwick Academy's Cameron Adkins finished second with second place finishes in the 800m and High Jump.
Arima Turner from Bermuda High School was named Under 10 Girls Champion. She claimed first in the 100 and 200 and finished second in the 400 meters. Legend Stevenson of West End Primary finished first in the 400m and finished second in the 800m and Long Jump. Somersfield Academy's Ellise Dickinson also had a good meet winning the 800m and earning Silver in the 100 and 200 meters.
Scott Easilt won the Under 10 Boys Division with Feidhlim Carr from Saltus Grammar School finishing second after winning the 400 and 800 meters and finishing second to Scott in the 200m.
Two West Pembroke students dominated the Over 10 Girls Division, Kemauri Darrell won the Division after winning the 400 and 800 meters and fourth in the 200 meters, Schoolmate Ny'Asia White won the 200 meters while finishing second in the 100 and third in the 400 meters.
Isael Smith ran and leapt his way to the Champion Boy in the Over 10 Division. The Prospect Primary student won the 100 and 200 meters and finished second in the High Jump. Elliot Primary's Khari Sharieff was runner up with wins in the 800 meters and the High Jump but placed fourth in the Long Jump.
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
BSSF Middle School Championships Finals
Dellwood Middle School repeated as Champions at the Bermuda School Sports Federation’s Middle School Track and Field Championships.
Dellwood blew away all competition with 533 points, their nearest rival was Sandy’s Secondary Middle School with 448 and T. N. Tatem rounded out the top three with 437 points.
Dellwood won the Girls Division with 308 followed by Warwick Academy with 213 and Sandy’s with 203. T. N. Tatem won the Boys Division with 265, Sandy’s finished second with 245 followed by Dellwood with 227.
Mitayah Richardson from Dellwood won the Under 12 Champion Girl race with victories in the 400m, High Jump and Long Jump. Other top performers were Ramiah Brangman from Sandy’s who won the 800m and 1500m while finishing second in the 400m. Schoolmate Azra Shakir won the 100m and 200m and finished third in the 400m.
Jannis Roberts from Somersfield Academy was crowned Under 12 Boys Champion, Roberts won the High Jump and Shot Put and finished fourth in the Javelin event. Denver Tucker from the Bermuda Institute won the 100m and 200m event.
Dellwoods’ Jahstice Grant won the 100m, 200m and Long Jump to claim the Under 13 Girls Title, Warwick’s Shayla Cann also impressed in winning the 400m and 1500m and finishing third in the 100m.
The Under 13 Boys winner was Anaya West from Sandy’s who won the sprint treble with wins in the 100, 200 and 400 meter races. Classmate Stefan Jones was victorious in the 1500 and 800 meters but finished third in the 400 meters.
Bermuda High School’s Jezhari Talbot claimed Gold Medals in the 400m, 800m and Long Jump in the Over 13 Division. Eleanor Richmond of Warwick Academy won the Discus and Javelin and finished third in the Shot Put.
The Over 13 Boys title was shared by two T. N. Tatem students, Chayse Tanner claimed the 100m, 200m and Long Jump titles for the second year running. Sancho Smith won the High Jump, 400 and 800 meters. Smith had a fantastic week, he followed up last weeks record breaking High Jump performance with another record in the 800 meters. He knocked off over four seconds off the record set last year by Nyrobi Smith Mills after he crossed the line in 2:07.50.
The Berkeley Institute won the 2018 Bermuda School Sports Federation Senior School Track Meet with a slim ten point win over Saltus Grammar School.
Berkeley used a strong Relay performance to edge past Saltus with 541.5 points. Saltus finished second on 531.5 while CedarBridge Academy finished third with 529.
Two Records fell in the 400 meter events, firstly Taylor Hines shattered the Under 16 Girls 400 meter record in a time of 57.42. The Bermuda High School student broke by Gina Smith, now Gina Evans’ 1979 record of 59.10 seconds. Berkeley’s Clevonte Lodge then broke the Under 16 Boys Record in the very next race. Lodge finished with a time of 50.93 seconds beating the previous record held by Ryan Furbert for the past ten years.
Saltus’ Jessie Marshall was named the Under 16 Champion Girl after winning the 800, 1500 and 3000 meter races. School mate Za’Kayza Parsons finished second after winning the 100 meters and Long Jump while finishing second in the 200 meters behind Hines. Samuel Darrell from Berkeley and Nicholas Narraway shared the Under 16 Boys title. Darrell won the High Jump and finished second in the Long and Triple Jump events. Saltus’ Narraway won the 1500 and 3000 meters while finishing third in the 800 meters.
The Over 16 Girls title was also shared by two CARIFTA athletes. Sakari Famous from Berkeley won the High Jump, Long Jump and Javelin events, while Ashely Irby from Saltus won the 800,1500 and 3000 meter races. Bridgette Basden from CedarBridge was close to the winners after she claimed Gold in the 100 and 200 but finished second to Famous in the Long Jump.
The over 16 Boys title was claimed by Deneo Brangman. The CedarBridge Academy student won the sprinting Triple after winning the 100, 200 and 400 meter sprints. Cameron Coffey finished close behind after the Saltus student won the Javelin and finished second in the Discus and Shot Put.
Saltus Grammar School and CedarBridge Academy share the lead after the first day of the Bermuda School Sports Federation Senior School Championships that took place at the National Sports Center.
Both teams top the tables with 157.50 points, with the Berkeley Institute following close behind on 147.50. All three teams will be vying for the title tomorrow evening when all of the Track Finals will be held.
Saltus claimed three of the four 3000 meter titles, Jessie Marshall and Nick Narraway won the Under 16 Girls and Boys race while CARIFTA qualifiers Ashley Irby and Berkeley’s Robert Edwards topped the podium in the Over 16 Division.
Berkeley’s High Jump sensation Sakari Famous proved she is not a one trick pony after winning the Over 16 Girls Javelin and Long Jump events while middle distance Runner Messiah Greaves claimed the Triple Jump title for Bermuda High School.
Asrael Basden from CedarBridge Academy was victorious in the Under 16 Javelin and finished third in the Shot Put behind school mate Jah-Qala who won with a throw of 10.42 meters. Gabriella Medeiros finished first in the High Jump for Bermuda High School
Berkeley’s Samuel Darrell won the Under 16 Boys High Jump with a leap of 1.80 meters and finished second in the Triple Jump behind school mate Jaden King. Andre Woollery won the Javelin event representing CedarBridge Academy.
Cameron Coffey was the top performer in the Over 16 Boys Division winning the Javelin event with an impressive 44.44m and finishing second in the Shot Put behind CedarBridge Academy’s Jahnia Trott.
Omar Wilson from CedarBridge claimed the Long Jump title after leaping 6.65 meters.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
BSSF Middle School Championships
Dellwood Middle School have set themselves up well to defend their crown on the first day of the Bermuda School Sports Federation Middle School Track and Field Championships at the National Sports Center.
The reigning champions have opened up an impressive 100 point lead over closest rivals Sandy’s Secondary Middle School.
Dellwood led the way winning eight field events. They were led by the Bell twins in the Girls Under 13 category. Kesay Bell was victorious in the Shot Put and Turbo Javelin event while sister Kisaye claimed Silver in the Shot Put and a Bronze in the Turbo Javelin.
Eleanor Richmond was also a double winner on the day, the Warwick Academy student claimed top honors in the Girls Over 13 Discus and Turbo Javelin events.
There are many points to be won next Tuesday when all of the Track Finals will be held along with the remaining field events.
Two records fell by T.N. Tatem Middle School athletes.
Sancho Smith was the first to register a New Record when he leapt 1.76m in the Over 13 Boys High Jump, eclipsing the mark of 1.75m set by Kyle Outerbridge from Dellwood Middle School in 2000.
Smith looks set to win Champion Boy as he blazed his way as top qualifier in the 400 and 800m races.
The T.N. Tatem Over 13 Girls Relay Team also broke a record when the crossed the line in a time of 52.63.