PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Kiara Porter, Tabb, senior
At the Group AA state meet, Porter won the 300-meter race, finished second in the 55 meters and anchored Tabb's winning 1,600-meter relay team. Her best time of 39.41 in the 300 was the second-best in the state over the winter and her 24.72 time in the seldom-run indoor 200 meters was the best in the state.
55 meters: Cristal Peterson, Phoebus, senior.
She finished second in the Group AAA state meet.
300 meters: Crystal Peterson, Phoebus, senior
She ran 40 seconds flat in winning the Eastern Region meet, then finished third at state.
500 meters: Jazmine Wright, Bethel, senior
She was the Peninsula District's top finisher at state, coming in third.
1,000 meters: Natalie Sukramani, Jamestown, senior
She finished fifth in the Group AA state meet and just missed breaking three minutes.
1,600 meters: Heidi Peterson, Lafayette, junior
Her 5:12.69 was the best in the area and she was the top area finisher at state
3,200 meters: Chelsea Page, junior, Grafton
She ran 11:36.31 during the season, the best in the area by 23 seconds.
55-meter hurdles: Jazmine Vaughan, Phoebus, junior
She battled Hampton's Chantel Ray all winter, won the Peninsula District meet and finished third at state
800-meter relay: Bethel (Rashaun Combs, Jazmine Wright, Anise Cuffee, Maya Moore)
The group turned in the area's best time during the New Balance Indoor Nationals
1,600-meter relay: Bethel (Maya Moore, Jazmine Wright, Anise Cuffee, Rashaun Combs)
Bethel won the event in the Group AAA state meet by a second over Western Branch
3,200-meter relay: Jamestown (Tia Mearns, Devon Mearns, Tiffany Antognozzi, Natalie Sukramani)
The Eagles finished third in the Group AAA state meet
High jump: Evan Wagner, Gloucester, sophomore
Her best jump of 5 feet, 4 inches was the best in the area
Long jump: Jenira Shufford, Heritage, junior
She bested everyone in the area by more than a foot with her 18-6 leap.
Triple jump: Kaydienne McKenzie, Phoebus, senior
She had the top jump of the indoor season at 36-7 1/4.
Shot put: Jazmine Banks, Gloucester, senior
Her throw of 41-4 3/4 was the second-best in the state during the winter
55 meters: Jenira Shufford, Heritage, senior
300 meters: Rashaun Combs, Bethel, senior
500 meters: Rashaun Combs, Bethel, senior
1,000 meters: Heidi Peterson, Lafayette, junior
1,600 meters: Natalie Sukramani, Jamestown, senior
3,200 meters: Mollie Bland, Lafayette, junior
55 hurdles: Chantel Ray, Hampton, freshman
800-meter relay: Phoebus (Vamonie Boddie, Kennedy King, Trena Shelton, Jazmine Vaughan)
1,600-meter relay: Phoebus (Justina Gilliam, Kaydienne McKenzie, Kennedy King, Jacqueline Gilliam)
3,200-meter relay: Bethel (Tori Lewis-Johnson, Nikole Baker, Sierra Morgan, Jayme Thomas)
High jump: Lerice Bynum, Warwick, senior
Long jump: Rashaun Combs, Bethel, senior
Triple jump: Tori Lewis-Johnson, Bethel, senior
Shot put: Terrika Barrow, Heritage, juniorCopyright © 2015, The Baltimore Sun