Local track meet results, May 4-5


Local track meet results from May 4-5.

Helped by Treshunn Miliner’s silver medal performance, the Gadsden City boys track & field team finished 19th out of 28 teams at the Class 6A state meet on May 4-5 in Gulf Shores. 

Miliner’s time of 10.87 in the 100-meter dash was only an eight of a second off the gold-medal winner. 

Also earning points was De’Kaviyan Davis, who finished fifth in the high jump. 

A pair of Gadsden City High girls earned points at the Class 6A state track & field meet on May 4-5 in Gulf Shores. 

Chelsea James took sixth in the 100-meter dash, while Portia Sims finished seventh in the shot put. 

The Etowah High boys track & field team finished 16th out of 38 teams at the Class 5A state meet on May 4-5 in Gulf Shores.

Medaling for the Blue Devils was the third-place 400-meter relay team of Darrin Peterson, Trey Parker, Ladonis Palmore and Tevin Peterson with a time of 42.86 seconds. 

Darrin Peterson came up just short of the bronze in the 100-meter dash, as his time of 10.96 seconds was 0.8 seconds out of third place. Peterson also finished in the 200-meter dash with a time of 22.35 seconds. 

A standout performance by Selena Tarvin powered the Sardis girls track & field team to a 10th place showing out of 26 teams at the Class 3A state meet on May 4-5 in Selma. 

Tarvin’s lone medal came in the 100-meter hurdles, where her time of 16.66 seconds was good for the second-place silver medal. 

Tarvin barely missed out on another medal in the 300-meter hurdles, in which her 49.34-second effort was just a 16th of a second from a bronze medal. Tarvin also earned points with her sixth-place finish in the long jump and eighth-place showing in the triple jump.

Also accumulating points for the Lady Lions was Alexis Powell in the 400-meter dash (sixth place), Leah Williams in the 100-meter hurdles (seventh place) and the Lady Lions’ 400-meter relay team (eighth place).

For the Sardis boys, Cory Shands took sixth place in the javelin with a throw of 139 feet and eight inches. 

Glencoe High’s Devonta Toles finished fifth in the 100-meter dash at the Class 3A state track & field meet on May 4-5 in Selma. Toles posted a time of 11.38 seconds. 

The Westbrook Christian girls and boys track & field teams finished 14th and 15th, respectively, at the Class 2A state meet on May 4-5 in Selma. 

Lorien Welch had solid showing for the Lady Warriors, posting a fourth-place finish in the 200-meter dash (27.18 seconds), fifth in the long jump (15 feet, 2.5 inches) and sixth in the 100-meter dash (13.21 seconds). Also gaining points was Westbrook’s 400-meter relay team, which finished in eighth place. 

For the boys, Devernon Marshall took fifth place in the 400-meter dash with a time of 52.65 seconds. Also garnering points were the Warriors’ sixth-place 1600-meter relay team and the eighth-place 3200-meter relay team. 

Latest News

County leaders celebrate the opening of The Venue 2
Rain improves drought conditions, burn ban lifted
Gadsden State wins statewide award for clean-up project
Christmas with the Cardinals being held December 14
Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation gives $16k grant to Ashville Fire Department

Latest Sports News

Conquerors come up short to Leroy in Class 1A state championship game
Westbrook senior highlights All-Messenger volleyball
In & around SEC football: conference title game review, postseason awards 
Etowah’s Farmer signs with Gadsden State
Southside High seniors sign college athletic scholarships