“To be the best, you need to beat the best.”
The fastest and strongest primary school athletes will be showcased at the 2011 GBPSAA Track and Field Championships which starts this morning at 10:00 a.m. at the GB Sports Complex.
Competition among Grand Bahamas’ best track and field athletes will be fierce. Records could fall.
Let’s take a look at some of the top boys’ and girls’ performers, as they return to defend their titles in the various sports.
You want to be the best; you need to get by these athletes.
(The following athletes are the defending champions in the various events.)
GIRLS REIGNING CHAMPIONS
Under Six – Vanessa Hewit (Hugh Campbell), Under Eight – Inderia Clarke (Hugh Campbell), Under 10-Judea Stuart (Mary Star), Under 12-Aryanna Stuart (Graduated: MSS)
Under Six – Jada Parker (Freeport Gospel), Under Eight – Verlecia Scott (Sunland Baptist), Under 10 – Danisha Curry (Maurice Moore), Under 12 – D’Nia Freeman (Graduated: MSS)
Under Eight – Danah Lafleur (Walter Parker), Under 10 – Deazure Nicholls (MSS), Under 12 – D’Nia Freeman (Graduated: MSS)
Under 10 – Lauren Albury (Bishop Michael), under 11 girls – Sharylan Rolle, un-
der 12 – Quanisha Marshall (HCP), Joanne Petithomme (Graduated: Martin Town)
Under 100 –Sharylan Rolle , Aalyia Smith (FPS)
Under 12- Quanisha Marshall (HCP), Aakila Lightbourne (Graduated: HCP)Long Jump
Under Eight – Damazvia Dames (Tabernacle Baptist), under 10 –Shannon Doherty (TBA),
Under Eight — Dayonna Brown (Walter Parker), Under 10-Sharylan Rolle, Under 12-Joseleye Strachan (WPP)
Under 10-Angelina Marshall (HCP), Under 12- Karia Stubbs (St. Pauls)
Under 12-Victoria Burrows (Freeport Primary)
BOYS REIGNING CHAMPIONS
Under Six – Brandon Hutchenson (Hugh Campbell), under eight -Romeo McKenzie (East Grand Bahama), under 10-Jerunto Rolle (Holmes rock), Under 12 – Karon Bain (Freeport Gospel)
Under Six –Shamar Smith (Martin Town), Under Eight- Devonte Forbes (Bartlett Hill), Under 10 –Devonte Smith (MSS), Under 12 – Karon Bain (FGC)
Under Eight -Devonte Forbes (Bartlett Hill), Under 10 — Devonte Smith (MSS),Under 12- Rameech Deal (MSS)
Under 10 – Jeano Jones (FPS), Natori Charelin (BHP), under 12-Perio Neely (FPS), Deangelo Robinson (HCP): Both graduated
Under 10 – Jeano Jones (FPS), Roland Sweeting (FPS)
Under 12- Keino Bethel (Maurice Moore), Deangelo Robinson (HCP
Under Eight – Devonte Forbes (BHP), Under 10-Devonte Smith (MSS), under 12- Leslie Ingrace (FPS)
Under Eight – Xavier Rolle (MSS), under 10 — Jordan Smith (MMP)
Under 10 – Cory Sherrod (Formerly of St.Vincent), Under 12 –Sherman Robinson (Holmes Rock)
Under 12- Floyd Giddings (TBA)