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Boys Track 1st, Girls 11th at ELCA Chick-Fil-A Invite

McDONOUGH, Ga. – The FPD varsity boys track and field team snagged a first place finish out of 39 teams at the Eagles Landing Chick-Fil-A Invitational while the varsity girls took home 11th on Saturday afternoon, March 7.

“I’m really proud of our teams,” FPD head coach John Griffin said. “Our boys competed hard in every event and we were able to come away with the win. Our girls stuck in there all day and finished in the top-15 overall.”

The following contestants notched top-finishes for the Lady Vikings:

McKenzie Peterson – 1st – 3200m Run – 13:08.25
Sadie Frame – 18th – 100m Hurdles – 18.31
Carson Dingler – 1st – Pole Vault – 12-06
Madison Griffin – 3rd – Pole Vault – 7-00
Jennifer Berkner – 11th – Discus – 86-04

The following contestant notched top-finishes for the Vikings:

Torrian McSwain – 10th – 100m Dash – 11.31
Jonathan Raines – 5th – 200m Dash – 22.48/6th – 110m Hurdles – 15.19/3rd – Triple Jump – 43-09
Barron Jones – 16th – 400m Dash – 53.28
Will Martin – 4th – 1600m Run – 4:44.41/1st – 3200m Run – 10:26.22
Bryce Little – 8th – 1600m Run – 5:02.36
Cooper Martin – 18th – 3200m Run – 11:44.09
Denson Martin – 19th – 110m Hurdles – 18.11
Boys 4 x 100 Relay Team A – 3rd – 42.86
Jam Morris – 1st – High Jump – 6-02/2nd – Long Jump – 21-05.05
Josh Miller – 1st – Pole Vault – 13-06
Sam Ferro – 3rd – Pole Vault – 10-06
Robby Watson – 10th – Shot Put – 41-00/4th – Discus – 136-09.50

For complete results, CLICK HERE.

The Lady Vikings and Vikings return to action on Tuesday, March 10, hosting a meet at the Dick Frame Track and Field Complex at 4 p.m. followed by a trip to the Georgia Tech Coaches Invitational on Friday-Saturday, March 13-14.

The First Presbyterian Day School Department of Athletics strives to build the student athlete both in the playing arena and the classroom while upholding the school’s mission statement to educate and equip students to change the world for God’s glory. For more information, visit www.fpdvikings.com and sign up for up-to-the-minute news and scores by following the Vikings on Twitter at @FPDVikingSports.