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Penn Relays - Friday

Thrilling New Champs: Eleanor Roosevelt TWICE, Matt Centrowitz, Coatesville PA and much more

Friday, April 27, 2007 Franklin Field, Philadelphia PA

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See Winners Table for results and pix of each event.


Running Finals
  • Eleanor Roosevelt MD Girls blaze to TWO Championship wins over Holmwood JAM!! 4x8 in US#1 8:51.19 (#3 all-time) and US#1 3:39.44 4x4!
  • Coatesville PA Boys rip US#1 10:08.51 DMR as Kyle Dawson holds off Colt's Neck NJ's Craig Forys PR 4:04.4 1600 trying to close the gap! (10:09.11)
  • Broadneck MD sr Matt Centrowitz cruises to victory and beats 1972 Penn Relays mile record with US#1 4:08.38
  • Edwin Allen (Jamaica) takes home the Girls 4x100 Championship of America title in 44.87.
  • St. Xavier KY sr Brian Long blasts away in last 200 for US#2 8:24.37 3k victory.

Above: Tasha Stanley, Marika Walker, Tameka Jameson and Dominique Lockhart
celebrate the win in the girls 4x800. At right, prep legend Obea Moore joins Doris Anyanwu, Tameka Jameson, Tasha Stanley, and Takecia Jameson for their 4x400 celebration. Below, Matt Centrowitz wins the mile in meet record time. Photos by John Nepolitan .

Kyle Dawson outkicks Craig Forys to sew up the win for Coatesville

Field Finals, Relay Qualifying
  • Centennial (British Colombia)'s Kyle Nielsen throws the Javelin an impressive 209-02.00 for victory (Brian Moore PA 208-09)
  • Natalie Baird VA 148-04 DT
  • Qualifiers: 4x1 led by AWolmers JAM 40.90 (St. Yago #2 40.94 ... South Shore 41.95 only US finalist); 4x8 led by Nore Dame NJ 7:55.18 (Kingston JAM 7:55.80)

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