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Texas Relays

80th Edition features usual top-notch 100, relays and field events

April 6-7, 2007 Texas Relays, Austin, TX

DyeStat on-site coverage with John Sullivan and Bert Richardson

Friday -- Saturday

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Prior Years on Dyestat:

149 Dyestat Elite marks, including 22 in the Girls 4x400 Relay

Saturday Mother Nature steals the show

  • Cold and wet weather takes its toll, as many athletes choose to scratch from Finals
  • Sarah Cocco, Fairview CO sr, awarded "Most Outstanding High School Athlete"

photo by Bert Richardson

Grant Lindsey TX tops 7-0 for high jump gold, Maston Wallace TX vaults 16-6, Rachel Laurent LA wins pole vault duel with Shade Weygandt TX, both over 13-4. The 100 heats live up to expectations, as US#1 Rynell Parson clocks 10.34 (+3.8 wind), Tiffany Townsend zips 11.26 (+2.9 wind) and Bianca Knight sets a meet record with a wind-legal 11.36 (+1.6), setting up some great Saturday finals. Friday Page

Winners Table

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FINAL: Terrell McNeil TX 10.81w
Heats: Rynell Parson TX 10.34w
FINAL: Tiffany Townsend TX 11.96w
Heats: Tiffany Townsend TX 11.26w, Bianca Knight MS 11.36
Brock Simmons TX 4:22.60
Sarah Cocco CO 5:01.85
Drew Bean TX 9:22.37
Samantha Means TX 10:38.82

FINALS: Robert Griffin TX 13.89
Heats: Oscar Spurlock TX 13.72

FINAL CANCELLED; scratches due to weather
Heats: Tenaya Jones TX 13.84
Brandon Chiuminetta TX 6:23.60
n/a; boys only
Grant Lindsey TX 7-0
Brittani Carter TX 5-7
Chris Carter TX 23-7w
LaQuinta Ross TX 19-8.25w
Johnse Howard TX 45-8
Jacinta Scruggs TX 37-5.75w
Maston Wallace TX 16-6
Rachel Laurent LA 13-4
Cameron Tabor OK 57-8.75
Kamorean Hayes NC 48-1.75
Tyler Fleet TX 178-1
Kamorean Hayes NC 151-9
FINALS: Lamar TX 42.58
Heats: Judson TX 42.61
FINALS: Clear Brook TX 48.74
Heats: Lancaster TX 48.53
FINALS: Judson TX 1:29.11
Heats: Klein Forest TX 1:26.29
FINAL CANCELLED; scratches due to weather
Heats: Timberview TX 1:37.58
FINALS: Copperas Cove TX 3:27.61
Heats: DeSoto TX 3:14.83
FINAL CANCELLED; scratches due to weather
Heats: Lancaster TX 3:43.35
Southlake Carroll TX 7:56.16
Fairview CO 9:24.45
Cypress Falls TX 3:28.18
Houston Lamar TX 4:02.81
Poteet TX 10:42.27
Fairview CO 12:25.70


This showcase of Lone Star State athletes, along with other national-class talent, offers a limited menu of individual track events (100, 110/100 hurdles, 1600, 3200, 2000SC) so much of the hot action is in the relays - 4x100, 4x200, 4x400, 4x800, SMR, DMR. The full array of field events is loaded, as usual.

Headliners include:

  • Rynell Parson, Stevens HS, TX, Soph - the current 100m US#1 at 10.32
  • Oscar Spurlock, Carter HS, TX, Sr - current 110H US#1 at 13.52
  • Angleton TX boys - current US#1 41.12 4x100 and US#1 1:25.84 4x200. In 2006, Texas and Midwest City OK dominated the 4x100, with 13 of the year’s US top 14 times. In the 4x200, Texas and West Monroe LA had 12 of the top 14 US times.
  • DeSoto TX boys - current 4x400 US#1 at 3:13.48
  • Maston Wallace, Clear Brook HS, TX, Sr - 17-5 US#1 indoor PV, and the NIN champ
  • Grant Lindsey, Mansfield HS, TX, Sr - US#2 HJ returnee at 7-2
  • Terrance Tolliver, Hempstead HS, TX, Sr - US#1 LJ returnee at 24-6.75
  • Geoffrey Tabor, Ardmore HS, OK, Jr - current US#1 SP at 63-10.75 and US#1 DT returnee at 200-5 (#2 all-time US soph)
  • Tiffany Townsend, Killeen HS, TX, Sr - current 200m US#1 at 23.43, will run the 100
  • Bianca Knight, Ridgeland HS, MS, Sr - US#3 returnee in the 100, set a US indoor 200 record at 22.94 (200m US#2 returnee)
  • Foot Locker finalists Richardson TX sr Jillian Rosen, McKinney North TX sr Samantha Means and Bishop Lynch TX sr Kinsey Farren
  • April Williams, Skyline HS, TX, Sr - 100 hurdles US#1 in 2006, Nike Outdoor and USATF Jr Oly champ
  • Timberview TX girls - current 4x100 US#1 in 46.16 and 4x200 US#1 in 1:37.04
  • Shade Weygandt, Mansfield HS, TX, Soph - current US#1 vaulter at 13-1.25. Recently set US soph indoor record at 13-6, holds US frosh outdoor record at 12-9.
  • Rachel Laurent, Vandebilt Catholic HS, LA, Jr - US#3 PV returnee, claimed NIN crown at 13-2.50
  • Brittani Carter, Marshall HS, TX, Sr - current US#1 HJ with 5-10 clearance
  • Kamorean Hayes, Harding U HS, NC, Sr - 52-2 US#1 SP in 2006 (#10 all-time). Won NIN and 2006 NON and US Jr National. Also, US#4 DT returnee at 158-2, with 162-10 PR for 2005 World Youth Championship bronze.
  • Kylie Spurgeon, Owasso HS, OK, Sr - US#2 discus returnee at 160-4

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