2016 Boys Track All-Area team

Isaiah Allen
Wade Banks
Isaac Blank Rich Cooley/Daily
Kyle Clanton
Colby French
Coy Jimenez
Wyatt Robinson Rich Cooley/Daily
Josh Runion Rich Cooley/Daily
Elijah Waters
Trevor Whiteside


First team

• Isaiah Allen, Sherando, throws
The freshman placed fourth in the shot put in the Group 4A state meet held at Harrisonburg High School. Allen had a throw of 51-00.00 in the state meet. He was third in the event in the region meet.

• Donovan Armstrong, Central, hurdles
The senior placed fourth in the Group 2A state meet held at Radford University in the 300 hurdles with a time of 41.25. He was also ninth in the 110 hurdles.

• Wade Banks, Stonewall Jackson, hurdles/jumps
The sophomore placed sixth in the 110-meter hurdles in the Group 1A state meet held at Radford University with a time of 16.89. Banks was also one of Stonewall’s top jumpers this season.

• Isaac Blank, Stonewall Jackson, jumps
The senior finished tied for seventh in the high jump in the Group 1A state meet at Radford University. Blank had a jump of 5-10 in the state meet for the Generals.

• Quay Caison, Warren County, throws
The senior finished eighth in the shot put in the Group 3A state meet at Harrisonburg High School. Caison had a throw of 46-02.75 in the state meet.

• Kyle Clanton, Central, jumps/sprints
The freshman placed 11th in the long jump in the Group 2A state meet at Radford University. Clanton also was part of the state champion 4×400 relay team.

• Colby French, Warren County, jumps
The senior placed ninth in the high jump in the Group 3A state meet held at Harrisonburg High School. French had a leap of 6-00 at the state meet.

• Coy Jimenez, Central, sprints/throws
The sophomore placed fourth in the 100-meter run at the Group 2A state meet held at Radford University. Jimenez also ran the final leg of the state champion 4×400 relay team.

• Wyatt Robinson, Central, distance
The senior placed second in the 1,600-meter run in the Group 2A state meet held at Radford University. Robinson was also part of Central’s state champion 4×400 relay team.

• Josh Runion, Strasburg, throws
The senior was fourth in the discus in the Group 2A state meet held at Radford University. Runion had a throw of 136-02 for the Rams at the state meet. He was third in the regional meet.

• Elijah Waters, Strasburg, hurdles/sprints
The junior won the Group 2A state title in the 110-meter hurdles in a time of 14.94. Waters also placed third in the 300-meter hurdles at the state meet held at Radford University.

• Trevor Whiteside, Sherando, distance
The senior placed second in the 1,600-meter run at the Group 4A state meet at Harrisonburg High School. Whiteside had a time of 4:19.99 in the event. He was also part of the 4×800 relay team.

Second team
• Ryan Day, Strasburg
• Jacquari Hayes, Sherando
• Sawyer Lucy-Speidel, Central
• Alexander Martinez, Sherando
• David Restrepo, Sherando
• Thomas Shea, Sherando

• Coach, Rick Lytton, Central
The Central coach led the Falcons to a tie for fifth place in the boys Group 2A state meet. Central won the Group 2A state title in the 4×400 relay at the meet held at Radford University.

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