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DyeStat 2001 Outdoor

April 6-7, 2001 at Mobile AL

Mobile Meet of Champions


Mobile 3/23/01 -- An abundance of state champions and national elite performers are on Meet Director Steven Schoenewald's preliminary list of leading entries for the Meet of Champions (invitational) Division April 7.  

Some highlights: 

  • GA hurdlers Joshua Walker and Dexter Faulk GA, 1st and 7th at NSIC in New York.
  • Janice Davis MS, making herself known on the national scene after her strong 3rd in the record setting 200 meters at NSIC New York, will go in the 200 and 400 and will face strong challenges from Christy Fairley MS and Stephanie Smith GA, plus home-state champion Tyeshia Mose AL. 
  • A GA vs. LA battle of sub-48 second 400 meter runners: John Fortenberry GA, Ashton Collins LA, Ahmad Jasmine LA, and Mike Smith LA.
  • Louisiana sprint and long jump champion Shamekia Louis
  • Sprinters Skylar Green LA and Ben Kittleson KY
  • Lacy Janson FL, the latest 13-foot girl pole vaulter
  • Girls high jump features a lofty duel between defending champion Kayla Burks AL and Kelley Bowman KY, #2 and #5 on the DyeStat Elite indoor list and both sporting 5-10 PRs.  
  • GA miler Joe Thorne, a 4:14.55 third at NIC in MD, finishing ahead of John Jefferson and Nick Schneider.
  • AL 2-miler Scott Fuqua, seventh (9:12.39) at NIC.   
  • Foot Locker cross country finalist Christa Benton FL heads the girls 3200 field which also includes Ali Sauer KY.

Steve Schoenewald's preliminary list:

Boys - Girls



Jerald Watson-Central Catholic-Morgan City,La.-Fr.60 indoor record holder-100&200

Pedro Holliday-Pepperill-Lindale,Ga.-2A State Champ-100-10.56-2000-will also run 200

Skylar Green-H.L.Higgins-Marrero,La.-2nd 5A State 100-10.6 & 200-2nd 5A State-21.3-2000

Ben Kittleson-Oldham County-Buckner,Ky.-3A State Champ-10.6&2nd 3A State-21.38-2000

Donnie Beamer Independence-Charlotte,N.C.-100-10.62&200-4A State Champ-21.38-2000

110 Hurdles

Joshua A. Walker-Stepenson-Stone Mountain,Ga.-110h-All Am,4A State Champ,World Youth Team -13.65

Dexter Faulk -Stone Mountain-Stone Mountain,Ga.-3A State Champ-14.26-2000

Mike Loyd-Mt.Tabor-Winston Salem,N.C.-2nd 4A State-2000

Wes Alexander -Henderson County-Henderson,Ky.-3rd 3A State-14.3&300h-2nd 3A State -39.25-2000

300 Hurdles

:Bershawn Jackson-Miami Central-300h-36.45&110h

Sedric Seynor Armentor-Miami Central-300h-38.37


Vigor-Pritchard,Al-2nd 6A State-41.7- 2000

St.Augustine-New Orleans,La.-5A State Champions-41.24-2000

Mt. Tabor-Winston Salem,N.C.-3rd 4A State- 42.21-2000

Robert Lee-Montgomery,Al.-3rd 6A State-42.4-2000

TriCities-East Point,Ga.-Meet Record Holders-41.54-1999


Miami Central-4x400-3:16


Mt. Tabor-Winston Salem,N.C.-2nd 4A State-7:55-2000

Brainard-Chattanooga,Tn.-A-2A State Champ-7:58.44-2000

Pine Forest-Pensacola,Fla.-2nd 3A State-7:56.08-2000


Joe Thorne-Lakeside-Atlanta,Ga.-All Am Indoors-4:11-2001

Matt Cianculli-Flagler-Palmcoast-Bunnel,Fla.-3A State Champ-4:16.62-2000

Matt Debole-Mt. Tabor-Winston Salem,N.C.-N.C. Indoor Champ-4:19-2001

Matt Tillman-Smiths Station-Smiths,Al.-6A State XC Champion-4:21-2000


John Fortenberry-Marietta-Marietta,Ga.-All Am Indoor-47.49-2000

Mike Smith-Higgins-Marrero,La.-5A State Champ-47.6-2000

Ashton Collins-J.S.Clark-New Orleans,La.-All Am Indoor-47.78-2000

Ahmad Jasmine-Christian Life-Baton Rouge,La.-All Am Indoor-47.44-2000


Scott Fuqua-Oak Mountain-Birmingham,Al-5A State Champ-9:12-2001

Pat Gavin-St.Paul's-Covington,La.-4A State Champ-9:18-2000

Rolf Steier-Berkley Prep-Tampa,Fla.-1A State Champ-9:19-2001

Sean Stevens-Knoxville West-Knoxville,Tn.-3A Stat Champ-9:25.74-2000

Jake Raines-East Central-Hurley,Ms.-4A State Champ-9:28-2000

Issac Lafond-South Oldham-Crestwood,Ky.-3rd 3A State-9:28.26-2001


Brandon Atkinson-St. Augustine,New Orleans,La.-Indoor All Am-La. Indoor State Champ-48'11''7LJ-2000

Quincy Seaberry-St. Thomas Aquinas-Hammond,La.-2A State Champ-48'2-1/2"-2000

Janon Busby-Davidson-Mobile,Al.-6A State-47'7-1/2''&HJ 6A State Champ-6'8"-2000

Abraham Jones-Vigor-Pritchard,Al.-Youth World Team-46'11"&LJ-2000

Shawn Terrell-Tupelo-Tupelo,Ms.-2nd 5A State -46'6"&5th 5A State North -23'5"-2000

Matt Vogtner-McGill-Toolen-Mobile,Al.-6A State Champ-15'-2000

Brad Franklin-FranklinCounty-Carnesville,Ga.-Ga.State Indoor Champ-15'10"-2001

Garrett Penton-South Lakes-Groveland,Fla.-3rd 3A State-15'-2000

Reggie Mc Cutchen-Stephenson-Stone Mountain,Ga.-World Youth Team-24'1"-2000

Chris Lawson-Holy Cross-New Orleans,La.-Indoor All Am-23'3-1/4"-2001

Ratavious Biddle-Decatur-Decatur,Al.-6A State Champ99- LJ-24'-1999



Longer list of girls entries


Shamekia Louis-Academy of Sacred Heart -Grand Couteau,La.-LJ-2A State Champ-19'2''-100-2A State Champ-11.79-TJ also-2000

Nikita Taylor-Holly Springs,Ms.-100-2nd 4A State-11.94&LJ-4A State Champ-19'6-1/2''-2000


Janice Davis -Natchez-Natchez,Ms.-400-52.92&200-23.8-All Am

Christy Fairly-George County-Lucedale,Ms.-400-53.57-All Am Indoor-2000

Stephanie Smith-N.E. Macon-Macon,Ga.-400-52.64&200-23.91-All Am

Tyeshia Mose-Vigor-Pritchard,Al.-400-6A State Champ-55.59& 200-24.48-2000


Christa Benton-Keswick Christian-St. Petersburg,Fla.-Footlocker South Team-11:16.58-2000

Ali Sauer-South Oldham-Crestwood,Ky.-2nd 2A State-10:56-2000

Carling Cookery-Riverview-Sarasota,Fla.-7th 4A State-11:16-2000

Tricia Delacourt-Escambia-Pensacola,Fla.-Defending Champ-11:19-2000

Emily Sheffer-Union County-Morganfield,Ky.-2A State Champ-11:18-2000

Pole Vault

Lacy Janson-Cardinal Mooney-Sarasota,Fla.- PV-13'-2001

Jacey Hughes-Davies County-Owensboro,Ky.-PV-3A State Champ-10'9''-2000

Jeanna Stark-McGill-Toolen-Mobile,Al-PV-6A State Champ-10'6-1/2''-2001


Latoya Lagree-Stephenson-StoneMountain,Ga.-All Am-40'7-3/4"-2000

Kelly Bowman-Berea Community-Berea,Ky.-1A State Ch #4 US-5"10-1/2"-2000

Kayla Burks-Davidson-Mobile,Al-HJ-All Am Indoor-5'10''-2001

Melissa Greene-Cordova-Cordova,Tn.-3A State Champ-18'11"-2000

Crystal Hunter-McGill Toolen-Mobile,Al.-8th 6A State-18'5''-2001

Alondra Cooper-Suncoast-Riviera Beach,Fla.-2nd AAU Nat'ls-18'3-1/2''-2000

Ashley Davis-Benjamin School-North Palm Beach,Fla.-1A State Champ-18'6"-2000

Vaquashia Morris-Suncoast-Riviera Beach,Fla.-2nd 2A State-18'3''-2000


Murphy-Mobile,Al.-6A State Champ-9:50.58-2000

St. Paul's-Mobile,Al.-4A State Champ-9:49.75-2000

McGill-Toolen-Mobile,Al.-3rd 6A State-9:48.5-2000

Escambia-Pensacola,Fla.-Defending Champs-9:39.71-2000

Buchholz-Gainesville,Fla.-2nd MOC-9:46.71-2000

South Oldham-Crestwood,Fla.-5th 3A State-9:44.86-2000

Mt. Tabor-Winston-Salem,N.C.-9:55-2000


Suncoast-Riviera Beach,Fla.-2A State-9:40-2000

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