High school track & field district preview


Gainesville's Nia Flagg runs in the 4x100 meter race at the Florida Relays on April 6. Flagg and her GHS teammates compete today at the District 4-3A meet in Ocala.

Matt Stamey/Staff photographer/FILE
Published: Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Monday, April 15, 2013 at 11:39 p.m.

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District 4-3A

When: Tuesday

Where: Ocala Forest

Schools participating: Gainesville, Daytona Beach Mainland, Daytona Beach Seabreeze, Deltona, Deltona Pine Ridge, Lake Weir, Leesburg, New Smyrna Beach, Ocala Forest, Ocala Vanguard, Ocala West Port, Palm Coast Matanzas

Defending champions: Boys, Gainesville; Girls, Gainesville

Regional qualifications: Top four individual or relay finishers qualify for Region 1-3A meet at Tallahassee Chiles on April 25

Top GHS entries: Boys - Tony James, Dontarian Evans, Chris Thompson, Kenric Young, Rashaard Brown, Semen Zhdanov, Ladale Thomas, Ralph Webb; Girls - Nia Flagg, Chante Chatman, Payton Ashe, Briona Hopkins, Annie Cooper, Crystal Williams, Adanna Thompson

District 2-3A

When: Tuesday

Where: Jacksonville Wolfson

Schools participating: Columbia, Jacksonville Atlantic Coast, Jacksonville Ed White, Jacksonville Englewood, Jacksonville Lee, Jacksonville Paxon, Jacksonville Stanton, Jacksonville Terry Parker, Jacksonville Wolfson, Tallahassee Chiles, Tallahassee Leon, Tallahassee Lincoln

Defending champions: Boys, Lincoln; Girls, Chiles

Regional qualifications: Top four individual or relay finishers qualify for Region 1-3A meet at Tallahassee Chiles on April 25

Top Columbia entries: Girls- Emma Tucker, Michelle Charlotin, Charlie Watson, Rykia Jackson; Boys- Zedrick Woods, John Bradley, Jonathan Key, Andre Williamson

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