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36th Golden South Classic

Until Saturday, Tyreek Hill's career track highlight was a 10.44/20.94 double at the Georgia state meet two weeks ago. Walter Pinion/ESPNHS

36th Golden South Classic


GOLDEN SOUTH SHOCKER: Tyreek Hill 20.14! - Steals the show over experienced stars

HIGHLIGHTS
** - B-200/100: US#1 20.14 (+1.8w) for Coffee Co. GA sr Tyreek Hill, shocking the country by improving his PR from 20.94 in one day (he ran a 20.49 prelim w/+1.0w). Hill also ran a US#1 10.19 100 (+1.7w) prelim (#8 all-time) before losing the final to defending champ Lavonte Whitfield, 10.38 to 10.41 (+1.8w). Whitfield himself also ran a US#5 10.35 prelim (+1.2w).
** - G-Mile: US#3 4:46.15 for Chiles FL sr Lily Williams, to crush the girls Dream Mile qualifier field and earn a ticket to New York.
** - B-Mile: US#13 4:11.70 for Colonial FL jr Andres Arroyo, leaving him 1.70 seconds short of an auto-qualifier for the Dream Mile in New York.
** - G-100: 11.28w (+3.3w) for Edward White FL sr Tristie Johnson, second-best all-conditions time this year, with US#1 Shayla Sanders in the Elite race.
** - G-Elite 100/200: 11.40 (+0.0w)/23.44 (+1.5w) double for Boyd Anderson FL sr Shayla Sanders, just off her 11.33/23.25 national leaders. She was third in the race against the pros, then won the prep 200. Teammate Kali Davis-White was second in US#4 23.61 in the final after a prelims leading 23.57w (+2.6). Lake Wales FL jr Sabria Hadley ran US#8 23.78 (+1.2) in another prelim.
** - G-400H: US#1 59.02 for Mt. Vernon Presbyterian GA sr Nnenya Hailey.
** - G-HJ: US#2 5-10 for Ponte Verde FL frosh Nicole Greene.
** - B-400H: US#9 52.97 for Gaither FL sr Paul Barrett.
** - B-400: 45.58 for Mansfield Timberview TX sr Aldrich Bailey, off his US#1 45.19, but his third race under 46 this year and faster than anyone has run in 2012.
** - G-400: 53.61 for Miami Jackson sr Robin Reynolds, winning easily but off her US#1 time of 52.19.
** - B-110H: 13.86w (+3.3) for Apopka FL sr Kimlon Dillon.
** - G-800: 2:10.69 for American Heritage 7th-grader Daesha Rogers.