As we celebrate on having an amazing indoor season. Benswic runners came out to perform today at the Youth Challenge Series – Season Opener, held at Ichan Stadium.
Benswic, – Christopher Marshall (9-10) celebrated a successful opener, winning the Open 100m, posting a time of 14.51. Placing 3rd in the High Jump, with a jump of 1.05 (PR) and placing 4th in the Javelin (first time competing in it), with a throw of 11.94m (PR).
The short sprints from our sprinters. In the 100m, 11-12 BOYS, Yasiin Bacchass, placed 8th in 14.50; followed by Emmanuel Marshall, placing 14th in 14.87. Edith Quintero Mendoza (11-12), placing 26th in the time of 20.04. Xion Bacchas (13-14) placing 23rd in the time of 14.68 (PR). And our 15-16 GIRLS Bryana Marshall, placing 6th in 13.66, followed by Abigail Melican (our long distance runner 🙂 ), placing 8th in 14.82 (PR).
In the Hurdles, Emmanuel Marshall competed in the 80m Hurdles, placing 3rd in 16.66 (PR). Xion Bacchass took third in the 13-14 GIRLS 100m Hurdles, running 20.25 (PR) and Bryana Marshall taking 2nd in 20.04 (PR).
Mid-Distance. Xion Bacchas (13-14), placing 15th in the open 800m with a time of 2:47.31a. Meanwhile, our 15-16 Girls Abigail Melican competing in both the 800m & Mile. Placing 2nd in the 800m, with a time of 2:37.54 (PR) and the mile, with a time of 5:52.70 (PR). Bryana Marshall placing 6th in 800m in 2:56.71 (PR).
In the Field Events, Emmanuel Marshall, 3rd in 15.56m (PR) and Yasiin Bacchas, 9th in 12.09m (PR), 11-12 BOYS Javelin. David O’Meara, placed 4th in the Long Jump, jumping 3.26m.
Benswic resume the outdoor schedule April 23rd at the Youth Challenge Series – New York Relays.