Winslow and R.V. girls do it again!!! Both earn All-America honors with 4th and 5th in 800-meter sprint med at New Balance Nationals!!!!!

For the second time this weekend, Winslow and Rancocas Valley placed fourth and fifth in a championship relay at the New Balance Nationals.

On Saturday, Winslow and R.V. placed fourth and fifth in the 800-meter relay, Winslow in 1:39.67 and R.V. in 1:40.25. You can read our story about that race here: https://sjtrackblog.com/2019/06/15/winslow-rancocas-valley-girls-800-meter-relay-teams-rewrite-south-jersey-record-book/

On Sunday, Winslow and R.V. repeated that 4-5 finish, this time in the 800-meter sprint medley.

For Winslow, senior Tionna Tobias, freshman Jaia James, junior Janeya Hammond and junior Nylah Perry ran the 100-100-200-400 version of the sprint medley in 1:45.17 for fourth, the fourth-fastest time in South Jersey history,

For Rancocas Valley, seniors Darynn Minus-Vincent and Brianna Snowden, freshman Anabella Chin and sophomore Sheriyah Nutt ran 1:45.56 for fifth, the fifth-fastest time in South Jersey history.

Tobias, Hammond and Perry earned All-America honors for both races for Winslow, and all four R.V. girls ran on both relay teams. All top-six finishers in championship events are named All-America.

R.V. and Winslow ran in separate heats. Nutt anchored for R.V. in 55.61, and Perry anchored in 55.85 for Winslow.

The times are No. 9 and No. 13 in state history.

ALL-TIME NEW JERSEY 800-METER SPRINT MEDLEY LIST
1:41.98 … Columbia, 2010
1:43.19 … Rancocas Valley, 2018
1:43.33 … Columbia, 2009
1:43.76 … Union Catholic, 2016
1:44.06 … Willingboro, 2003
1:44.33 … Camden, 2006
1:44.78 … Summit, 2017
1:45.07 … Winslow Twp., 2004
1:45.17 … Winslow Twp., 2019
1:45.19 … Pope John XIII, 2012
1:45.30 … East Orange, 2006
1:45.52 … Newark Tech, 2012
1:45.56 … Rancocas Valley, 2019
1:45.60 … Columbia, 2011
1:45.61 … Camden, 2005
1:45.78 … Woodrow Wilson, 2006
1:45.78 … Winslow Twp., 2018
1:45.81 … Union Catholic, 2017
1:46.02 … Columbia, 2014
1:46.13 … Union Catholic, 2018
1:46.43 … Winslow Twp., 2017
1:46.56 … East Brunswick, 2017
1:46.74 … Newark Tech, 2011
1:46.80 … Summit, 2015
1:46.84 … Woodbridge, 2018
1:46.86 … Sussex County VoTech, 2017
1:46.97 … Woodrow Wilson, 2007
1:46.99 … Winslow Twp., 2019

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