Panthers, Seahawks perform well at CPC meet – Washington Daily News
Southside junior Darren Joyner earned Boys’ Most Valuable Player honors for his performance at the Coastal Plains Conference track meet at East Carteret High School in Beaufort on Thursday.
Joyner was on the winning teams in the 4 x 100 and 4 x 200 relays, was fifth in the high jump and sixth in the 100 meters.
The Seahawks boys finished fourth and the girls fifth.
The boys from Northside were third and the girls fourth. Pamlico County won the boys title and Lejeune won the girls.
Seahawks senior Victor Gonzalez won the long jump by a jump of 19-6.5, while Tequan (Tater) Moore was second at 19-5.
Senior Hunter Leary was second in the 110 hurdles (19.8), while junior Xavier Ham was third in discus (‘105-1) and senior Brandon Clark was third in the triple jump (’35-8) .
Joyner combined with Moore, Gonzalez and Kenjray Coffield to win the 4×200 (1:35.84) and with Moore, Coffield and Leary to win the 4×100 (45.65).
Junior Ka’Nayah O’Neal won the girls’ high jump (4’10) and was part of third place in the 4×100 relay with Aniya Moore, Jalyn Oden and Melanda Smith.
Mackenzie Sparks was third in the shot put (’27-4)
Northside had three individual winners on the boys’ side as Jordan Harding won the triple jump (’38-5), Zane Brooks won the 110 hurdles (18.85) and Bryson Proctor prevailed in the 300 hurdles (45, 14) with Brooks third (47.49).
Senior Keanu Dugan finished third in the 1600 (4.58.17) and 3200 (11.04.36) and teamed with Mason Newman, Andrew Harding and Brent Holland on the second 4 x 800 stint (9:01.42).
Holland, Harding, Proctor and Gavyn Taylor teamed up for second place in the 4×400 relay (3:56.18).
Jayvian O’Neal was third in the shot put (’39-5)
On the girls side, second Mariah Jones took second place in the shot put (“27-7) while second Lauren Rouse was third in the 100 (13.77) and teamed with Anna Douglas Taylor, Kiele Scott and Mollie Cook-Coltrain to finish third in the 4 x400 relay (5:07.39) and with Cook-Coltrain, Trinity O’Neal and Sierra Minor to take third place in the 4 x200 relay (1:59.81).
Scott was third in the 3200 (14.01), while the 4 x800 relay team of Ava Hedgepeth, Emma Boyd, Anna Claire Barrett and Leah Cahoon finished second (13:21.07).
Both schools will compete in Pamlico County HS Region 1A East on May 14.