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Toombs Co. Track Results
Thursday, 19 April 2012
At Georgia Southern University on Thursday April 19th at the Track Region 2-AA Finals, the following athletes from Toombs County High School, qualified for Sectionals at Lamar Co. on Saturday April 28th:
Deonte Dasher-800M(2:15.19), Kelo Bagley-100M (11.3), Jonathan Reyes-2mile(12:17), Daniel Avellaneda-1mile (4:58), Girl’s  4X100 Relay  (Keke Jones, Jalisha Knight, Diamond Boyd, Deavia Howard, Shaila Bacon) (53.17),Samantha Houston-2 mile(14:38) and 1 mile(6:13.06), Laneisha Furman-Shot put(29-5.5), Jalisha Knight-Long Jump, 100M Hurdles, 300M Hurdles.
These athletes must place in the top 8 in Sectionals to advance to the State Track meet.

Senior Jalisha Knight is the Region 2-AA Champion in the long jump (17-8), the 100M Hurdles (14.817) and the 300M Hurdles (46.28).

She achieved the highest honor for the 2nd year in a row: Region 2-AA High Point Female Athlete earning 32.25 points.  With her 3 first place finishes, her teams 4X100 relay placed 3rd in the region earning Jalisha 2.25 points. This set her apart from Shakedra Robinson from Jeff Davis who earned 30 points. In addition, her long jump performance earned her the National Silver Standard (MileSplit US Second Team) title for Region 2-AA for the National Elites (www.gamilesplit.com).
 
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