Saturday, February 14, 2009

Mecklenburg County champions

Here are Mecklenburg County’s state champions at the N.C. 4A meet Saturday in Chapel Hill, which is in progress:

West Charlotte’s Nyosha Bryant won the girls’ long jump (19 feet).

Vance’s Dominique Weathers won the girls’ 55-meter dash in 7.04 seconds, and Bryant finished second (7.11).

Harding’s Brittany Carroll won the girls’ 55 hurdles in 8.22 seconds.

Myers Park’s 4 x 800 relay team (Emily Zizzi, Alexa Gellman, Laura Carpenter and Becca DeLoache) won in 9:42.51.

Butler's Clair Watkins won the girls' shot put (42 feet, 11.5 inches), followed by teammate Aslynn Halvorson (41-7).

Butler's Steven Hodapp wonthe boys' pole vault (15 feet).

North Mecklenburg's Kimberly Spano won the girls' 3,200 in 11:10.25.

Providence's Alex Taylor won the boys' 1,000 meters in 2:34.35

- Cliff Mehrtens