Alaysia Oakes will add to her already impressive resume over the next 10 days.
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"There have been so many great players, coaches and teams to come out of this town," Altavista boys basketball coach Casey Johnson said. "We really wanted to start honoring them because we felt like something was missing."
Brannon Adams took sixth place at the Class 4 state championships and was JF's first finisher that day. He also posted the area's best time in the regular season.
Zoie Lamanna burst onto the scene in 2021, and by the time her freshman year ended, she had turned heads throughout the state with her abilities as a distance runner.
In March, Alaysia Oakes won three state titles and was runner-up in two additional events at the Class 3 state indoor championships.
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In his junior season, Lloyd became a state champion with a leap of 6 feet, 2 inches. He also finished in second place in the long jump (22 feet, 3 inches) for a breakout day.
One year, one title. JC Gordon didn’t take long to make his presence known in the area high school swimming scene. Gordon won a state title in the 100 freestyle in his freshman season.
Three Lynchburg pitchers combined for 10 strikeouts and held Fredericksburg to five hits, and the Hillcats' offense came alive in a 6-2 victory over the FredNats at Bank of the James Stadium on Friday night.
The state champion was fresh off an appearance at The Outdoor Track & Field Nationals in Eugene, Oregon, where he placed 20th in the triple jump with a season-best mark of 44 feet, 7 inches.
Sydney McLaughlin turns 22 three days after the final of the 400-meter hurdles, in which she might win Olympic gold and may even lower her current world record.
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Boys and girls track & field teams, as selected by coaches from the Seminole District.
Banned sprinter Sha'Carri Richardson was not on the Olympic roster released Tuesday by USA Track and Field, a decision that means the American champion's positive test for marijuana will cost her a chance at running on the relay team in Tokyo, in addition to her spot in the 100-meter individual race.
Sprinter Sha’Carri Richardson has been left off the U.S. relay team and won’t run in the Tokyo Olympics. Earlier, she lost her spot in the women’s 100 meters after failing a test for marijuana.
Oakes is now a two-time All-American.