Girls Track First, Boys Fourth at Viking Invitational No. 3 on April 6

MACON, Ga. – The FPD varsity girls and boys track and field teams were in action on Wednesday afternoon, hosting the Viking Invitational No. 3 at the Dick Frame Track and Field Complex at George S. Johnson Stadium.

The Lady Vikings picked up a victory with 101 points, finishing first out of four teams while the Vikings were fourth of four squads with 50 points.

Of note, two new school records were set at Wednesday’s meet.

In the boys shot put, Robby Watson threw for 52-02 to break his own record set at the GHSA Class-A State Meet last year of 51-06.25.

In the girls discus, Maggie Johnston bettered her own school record of 133-10 in the discus with a heave of 143-11.

Below are the results from Wednesday’s meet.

The Lady Vikings and Vikings return to action on Wednesday, April 13 at the Stratford Invitational No. 2 at 4 p.m.


Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Girls Team Scores:
1) First Presbyterian Day School 101
2) Stratford 76
3) Fitzgerald 45
4) Twiggs Co. 5

100m: Faith Boyington (SA) 13.5
100m Hurdles: Kirsten Crook (Fitzgerald) 17.28
200m: Faith Boyington (SA) 29.11
300m Hurdles: Kirsten Crook (Fitzgerald) 50.59
400m: Zoe Jordan (Westside) 1:03.03
800m: Abbie Burns (FPD) 2:44.00
1600m: Karen Garcia (Fitzgerald) 6:07
3200m: McKenzie Peterson (FPD) 13:33.88
4x100m: Fitzgerald 53.20
4x400m: FPD 4:43
High Jump: Maggie McCullough (SA) 4-06
Long Jump: Kirsten Crook (Fitzgerald) 15-04.5
Triple Jump: Zoe Jordan (Westside) 38-10
Discus: Maggie Johnston (FPD) 143-11
Shot Put: Maggie Johnston (FPD) 37-03
Pole Vault: Carson Dingler (FPD) 13-01.5

Boys Team Scores:
1) Fitzgerald 78
2) Stratford 53
3) Twiggs Co. 52
4) First Presbyterian Day School 50

100m: Javoris Smith (Twiggs) 11.09
100m Hurdles: Titus Moore (FPD) 15.09
200m: Montreil Harris (Fitzgerald) 23.50
300m Hurdles: Sam Clark (SA) 43.72
400m: Edward Whilmore (Twiggs) 53.44
800m: Edward Whilmore (Twiggs) 2:16
1600m: Tyler Little (Twiggs) 5:45
3200m: Cooper Martin (FPD) 14:26.37
4x100m: Fitzgerald 44.78
4x400m: Stratford 3:46.69
High Jump: Darrius Hampton (Fitzgerald) 6-02
Long Jump: JD King (Fitzgerald) 21-00
Triple Jump: Josh Reliford (Fitzgerald) 41-01
Discus: Robby Watson (FPD) 164-08
Shot Put: Robby Watson (FPD) 52-02
Pole Vault: Chandler Eckler (Fitzgerald) 13-06

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