Four Earn Indoor Track Nationals Trip at Warrior Alumni Meet

by | Feb 10, 2019 | RRSN News | 0 comments

FROSTPROOF, Fla.—Three Fire athletes clinched trips to NAIA Indoor Nationals with their performances at the Webber International Warrior Alumni Meet at Frostproof High School.
On the women’s side, Namiah Simpson won the Women’s 400 Meters in a time of 57 seconds to hit the NAIA “A” Standard, and post the sixth-fastest time in the NAIA in the event this season. Also in the 400, Courtney Gales qualified with a “B” Standard time of 58.04.
Trey Alford hit the “A” Standard in the Men’s 200 Meters in a time of 21.59, which is the eighth-fastest time in the event in the NAIA this season.
In the shot put, Kyle Manuel hit the “B” Standard with a top toss of 15.19 meters to win the event.
Davonte Vanterpool, who has been qualified with an “A” Standard time, shaved another tenth off his time, posting an 8.16 to move back to eighth nationally.
The Fire will have one more opportunity to hit standards next weekend at the University of South Carolina Invitaitonal.
Men’s Top Three Placers
Davonte Vanterpool- Men’s 60 Meter Hurdles- 1st- 8.16**
Kyle Manuel- Shot Put- 1st- 15.19m*
Andy Labrada- Weight Throw- 1st- 14.3m
Giovanni Allen- Shot Put- 2nd- 13m
Giovanni Allen- Weight Throw- 2nd- 13.1m
Darion Carter- Men’s 60 Meter Hurdles- 2nd- 8.47
Ray Pierre- Long Jump- 3rd- 5.86m
Kyle Manuel- Weight Throw- 3rd- 12.59m
Trey Alford- Men’s 200 Meters- 4th- 21.59**
Women’s Top Three Placers
Namiah Simpson- Women’s 400 Meters- 1st -57.00**
Keyvyn Stinyard- Shot Put- 1st- 11.47m
Keyvyn Stinyard- Weight Throw- 1st- 12.75m
Courtney Gales- Women’s 400- 2nd- 58.04*
Miyah Ford- Women’s 200- 2nd- 26.49
Princess Nwankwo- Shot Put- 2nd- 10.35m
Michelle Tierney- Women’s 60 Meter Hurdles- 2nd- 9.9
Morgan Strickland- Women’s 60 Meters- 3rd- 8.12
Princess Nwankwo- Weight Throw- 3rd- 9.88m

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