Check out the results from an unusually good weather week for January.
The South View distance star took charge of the state rankings in the 1600 and 3200 with two commanding performances.
Marcus Krah (Hillside) continued his domination of the hurdles, and the all-time state rankings got some new entries.
After a 1-year hiatus for the birth of the David Oliver Classic, the original major invitational at JDL is back and bigger than ever!
Sydney Murphy (Apex) moved up in the national rankings and edged closer to breaking the 7-second barrier for the first time.
First there was the Fast Track Invitational. Last year it became the David Oliver Invitational. This year, we have both, and everything is wonderful.
The Central Academy of Technology senior has reached another level this winter, but he isn't satisfied with his production yet.
It's hard to believe that this is already the fourth year in which JDL Fast Track has hosted a major invitational. Check out all the entries for Saturday's big meet!
Ebony Williams (Parkland) kicked it into high gear this past weekend, and still has room to improve - and she'll get the chance over the next few weekends!
The former Cherryville sprinter's performance stood out, even on a weekend with a huge number of collegiate results by former NC high-schoolers (photo courtesy of FSU Athletics).
A familiar uniform is on top of the 1600 rankings, but Kenny Kneisel will have his hands full staying in front of what looks like a very competitive field.
Cardinal Gibbons broke out a sub-10 4x800 last weekend, and Sophie Ebihara leads the 3200 rankings. Once Megan Vaughn weighs in with individual results, will the Crusaders be poised to make a run at an indoor title?
The former Cary Academy runner has made the switch to road racing, and has a coach that is well-known in North Carolina. Plus, performances by other professionals with North Carolina ties, and also by unattached collegians.
Christopher Garrick gives Marvin Ridge another dimension in their pursuit of a repeat state title.
The banked tracks help, but that isn't the only reason for New York's dominance in the 300 - but at both 55-meter races, Virginia holds the top spot.
The leaderboard gets rattled again as more stars show their strengths in more than one event
US Top 100 Indoor Track & Field Rankings based on performances in MileSplit database as of January 20th.
Teams for the 4x200 and 4x400 are pretty scarce in this classification, and that gives Cummings yet another advantage.
Juwan Crowder (Forest Hills) is not just a short sprinter! He is healthy this winter, and has the top FAT marks in both the 55 and 300 from this classification to prove it.
It's not just about US #1's - depth counts too! Fortunately, North Carolina has both in the girls hurdles with Anna Cockrell's national-leading time and a fleet of talented athletes behind her.
In only its second year, North Carolina's biggest invitational is attracting top-tier talent from around the Southeast. This year, Nick Linder is back after a close loss to Ian Milder in 2014.
That iconic blue-and-black track will once again host high school talent from multiple states, while JDL Fast Track continues to attract some of the top talent in the Southeast.
Has there ever been a stretch like this in our state with such incredible competition, either during the winter or the spring?
- Article Comment: Overall Winter Top 25: Boys Relays
- Article Comment: JDL Fast Track Invitational Recap
- David Oliver Classic
- Fast Track High School Invitational 2015
- NCC Polar Bear Meet #3 2015
- Camel City Elite - Schedule, Ticket Info and Meet and Greet times
- JDL Mini Meets #1, #2, #3
- JDL Mini Meets 2015
- David Oliver Classic 2015
- Teams for Polar Bear meet
- Zach Boone to University of Mississippi
- Michael Staples to Louisburg College
- Matt Bomkamp to University of North Carolina Charlotte
- Ashley Parker to Western Carolina
- Arden Vessie to East Carolina University
- Cayla Rodney to East Carolina University
- Julia Brown to East Carolina University
- Ryan Davis to East Carolina University
- Corbin Boyles to East Carolina University
- Gabriele Cunningham to NC State University