In an effort to honor the top track and field performers from Kentucky, KYtrackXC.com will have a weekly set of Athletes of the Week. There will be Middle School, High School, and College awardees. Former Kentucky High School Track and Field athletes currently running in college are eligible for the College award, even if he or she attends a school out-of-state.
With one month to go until the OATCCC Indoor State meet, many student athletes put up some great times and marks. A total of 30 new Ohio #1 marks were set this weekend, with 25 of those marks being OATCCC Indoor State Meet events.
Jasmin Stowers topped her no. 1 national 60-meter hurdles mark by one-hundredth of a second at the Kentucky Invitational in Lexington. Stowers sealed the win in 8.43 seconds. Inside: more meet coverage and updates coming Sunday and Monday.
Through the Girls 800m Run there have been 5 new #1 of the high school indoor season. MileSplit US/KYtrackXC.com has taken video footage of most of the races at the UK High School Invitational today. More Coverage on KYtrackXC.com
Heat Sheets for the UK High School Invitational being held at Nutter Fieldhouse Saturday.
Athletes from 14 states collide in Lexington, Kentucky for the UK High School Invitational. Last year's meet gave us 2 US #1's, what does the 2009 Meet have in store. MileSplit US affiliate, KYtrackXC.com, will be on-site with coverage provided by Jonathan Grooms. FULL MEET PREVIEW Performance List More Coverage on KYtrackXC.com
Last year at the UK High School Indoor Invitational, the likes of Christian Taylor, Jacquelyn Coward, Brittany Long, William Wynne, Erik Kynard, Jasmin Stowers, Chalonda Goodman, Madeline Morgan, Patrick McGregor, Meshawn Graham, Marcus Rowland, Kenneth Gilstrap, Andrew Perkins, Michael Shaw, and Sean Keveran all made memories. Several of those athletes (Stowers, Goodman, Gilstrap, Morgan, and McGregor) will have another shot to make their mark at one of the strongest indoor meets of the year, while others, including, current US #1 60m hurdler, Wayne Davis II (Southeast Raleigh, GA) and Millrose Miler Cory McGee (Pass Christian, MS), will look to leave their own mark on the 280-meter oval in Lexington, Kentucky. Read full meet preview... MileSplit US will be on-site with coverage from its Kentucky affiliate, KYTrackXC.com. The meet features athletes from the following states: Alabama, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. UK High School Indoor Invite - Accepted Entry List More Coverage on KYTrackXC.com
The Accepted List for the UK High School Invitational being held this Saturday at Nutter Fieldhouse in Lexington, Kentucky.
Highlights of the Kentucky Athletes from the UK High School Invitational. (Emma Brink in red)