Commentary

2012 USATF Youth Champs

Impressive doubles for Stalbert and Burrell

Updated: July 1, 2012, 5:29 PM ET
By DyeStat Staff | ESPNHS.com

Marcquita StalbertWalter Pinion/ESPNHSMarcquita Stalbert LA, shown during her Mobile Challenge double, swept the Young Women's 200 and 400 in Arlington.

YOUNG MEN/WOMEN HIGHLIGHTS
** YW-200/400: US#3 23.47 (+1.0w) / 54.25 double for Marcquita Stalbert LA.
** YM-LJ/100: 23-11 (-0.6w) / 10.50 (+1.6w) double for Cameron Burrell TX. Strong second-place finishes for Tyris Jefferson TX (23-10.75, -1.2w) and Tramayne Acy TX (10.60).
** YM-4x100: 40.05 for DeSoto Nitro (featuring Abraham Hall TX and Tramayne Acy TX) after 39.97 in prelims. Both were just off national youth record of 39.73. CL Athletics Stars second in 40.24.
** YW-4x100: 45.48 for Track Dynamite over Track Houston Youth TC 45.60.
** YM-110H: US#8 13.77 (+2.0w) for Josh Lamers LA over Bryce Grace TX 13.92.
** YW-100H: 13.92w (+3.0) for NBNO champ Skylar Ross-Ransom TX over Melissa Gonzalez TX (14.02) and Sami Michell MI (14.09). Gonzalez earlier won the 400H in US#14 1:00.62.
** YM-HT: 199-5 for US#10 thrower Landon "Chase" Carroll GA.
** YW-DT: 152-5 for Dasha Tsema MS over Lissette Mendivil CA 151-8. Mendivil won the hammer at 156-11.
** YW-1500/3000: 4:45.61 / 10:12.21 double for Nicole Mello MO.


Cameron BurrellJohn Nepolitan/ESPNHSCameron Burrell, shown at the US Juniors long jump, won the Young Men's LJ and 100 in Arlington.

INTERMEDIATE HIGHLIGHTS
** IG-100/200: 11.77 (+1.5w) / 24.19 (+1.0w) double for Aleia Hobbs LA.
** IB-100/200: 10.80 (+1.5w) / 21.74 (+1.5w) double for Mark Barre' TX.
** IG-100H/400H: 14.02 (+1.8w) / 1:01.64 double for Alaysha Johnson TX.
** IG-1500/3000: 4:38.37 / 10:19.94 double for Rebekah Topham IA, who was also fourth in the 800.
** IG-400: 53.74 for Raevyn Rogers TX, the NBNO 800 champ.
** IB-400: 48.06 for Emmanuel Ogwo TX to upset TX state champ and top national soph Chris Platt 48.10.
** IG-HJ/TJ: 5-7 / 37-2.25 (+0.2w) double for Colette Christensen SD.
** IB-1500/3000: 4:08.35 / 9:04.50 double for Austin Tamagno CA.
** IB-HT: 181-11 for Max Lydum OH over Sean Ryan NY (181-7) and Gabriel Arcaro MA (179-2) in a battle of three of the country's best underclassmen.
** IG-4x100: 46.45 by Track Houston Youth TC.


Raevyn RogersJohn Dye/ESPNHSRaevyn Rogers TX, shown taking the NBNO 800, rolled to the Intermediate Girls 400 title in Arlington.