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Rolesville girls win NAC 6 track and field championship

Posted on May 3, 2022

Updated on May 8, 2022

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Rolesville's Raquel Lightbourn won the girls triple jump with a distance of 34-feet-4.5-inches. The senior also placed third in the long jump with a distance of 16-feet-2.25-inches.

Marty Simpkins | The Wake Weekly

Rolesville's Raquel Lightbourn won the girls triple jump with a distance of 34-feet-4.5-inches. The senior also placed third in the long jump with a distance of 16-feet-2.25-inches.

Rolesville’s Joslyn Hamilton won first place in the girls 100-meter hurdles with a time of 14.93 seconds. The sophomore also won the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 44.45 seconds.

Marty Simpkins | The Wake Weekly

Rolesville’s Joslyn Hamilton won first place in the girls 100-meter hurdles with a time of 14.93 seconds. The sophomore also won the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 44.45 seconds.

Rolesville's Raquel Lightbourn won the girls triple jump with a distance of 34-feet-4.5-inches. The senior also placed third in the long jump with a distance of 16-feet-2.25-inches.

Marty Simpkins | The Wake Weekly

Rolesville's Raquel Lightbourn won the girls triple jump with a distance of 34-feet-4.5-inches. The senior also placed third in the long jump with a distance of 16-feet-2.25-inches.

Rolesville’s Joslyn Hamilton won first place in the girls 100-meter hurdles with a time of 14.93 seconds. The sophomore also won the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 44.45 seconds.

Marty Simpkins | The Wake Weekly

Rolesville’s Joslyn Hamilton won first place in the girls 100-meter hurdles with a time of 14.93 seconds. The sophomore also won the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 44.45 seconds.

Rolesville’s Joslyn Hamilton won first place in the girls 100-meter hurdles with a time of 14.93 seconds. The sophomore also won the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 44.45 seconds.
Rolesville's Raquel Lightbourn won the girls triple jump with a distance of 34-feet-4.5-inches. The senior also placed third in the long jump with a distance of 16-feet-2.25-inches.

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KNIGHTDALE — Rolesville’s girls track and field team won the NAC 6 conference title at Knightdale Saturday, April 30. The boys team finished second behind Millbrook.

The Lady Rams scored 153.5 points ahead of Millbrook’s 124. Wakefield came in third at 107.5 points, with Heritage at fourth place with 72, Wake Forest fifth with 65 and Knightdale last with 30.

Rolesville’s Joslyn Hamilton won first place in the girls 100-meter hurdles with a time of 14.93 seconds. The sophomore also won the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 44.45 seconds.

Hamilton also won the high jump with a measurement of 5-feet. She also placed second in the 200-meter dash with a time of 24.88 seconds.

Peyton Estes won first place in the girls shot put with a distance of 33-feet-0.5-inches. The sophomore also finsihed second in the discus throw with a distance of 90-feet-1-inch.

Raquel Lightbourn won the girls triple jump with a distance of 34-feet-4.5-inches. The senior also placed third in the long jump with a distance of 16-feet-2.25-inches.

Jaidyn Ramsey finished second in the girls 100-meter dash with a time of 12.18 seconds. Jordan Rochester placed third in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 17.52 seconds.

Emily Melton finished third in the shot put with a distance of 29-feet-4.25-inches. Jada Clark placed second in the girls triple jump with a distance of 33-feet-11-inches and Akeirra Wilson finished third with a distance of 31-feet-5-inches.

Dacota Hubbard placed third in the high jump with a measurement of 4-feet-6-inches.

Rolesville’s girls team finished third in the 4x200-meter relay with a time of 1:45.58.

On the boys side, Rolesville’s Lance Garrett won first place in the boys 110-meter hurdles with a time of 14.88 seconds. The senior also won the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 40.81 seconds.

Reginald Love Jr. placed third in the boys 100-meter dash with a time of 11.18 seconds. Corey Little finished second in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:04.16 and third in the 1,600-meter run with a time of 4:36.22.

Rory Jones finished second in the long jump with a distance of 19-feet-9.5-inches. The junior also came in second for the high jump with a measurement of 6-feet.

Jonathan Brown placed second in the triple jump with a distance of 41-feet-1-inch.

Rolesville’s boys team finished second in the 4x100-meter relay with a time of 44.69 seconds and third in the 4x200-meter relay with a time of 1:34.56.

Some other notable performers included Wakefield’s Shawnti Jackson, who won first place in the girls 100-meter dash with a time of 11.84 seconds, the 200-meter dash with a time of 24.82 seconds and the 400-meter dash with a time of 55.55 seconds.

Wakefield’s Nakhi Benjamin won first place in the boys 100-meter dash with a time of 11.02 seconds. The junior also won the long jump with a distance of 19-feet-11-inches.

Wakefield’s Javorius Neyland won the boys high jump with a measurement of 6-feet-2-inches.

Wakefield’s Jack Tan won the boys pole vault with a measurement of 12-feet-6-inches.

Wake Forest’s Olivia Fischlein won first place in the girls 800-meter run with a time of 2:29.11 and the 1,600-meter run with a time of 5:28.34.

Wake Forest’s Andrew Mallo won the boys 800-meter run with a time of 1:55.36 and the 1,600-meter run with a time of 4:24.05.

Wake Forest’s Nyomi Davis won the girls long jump with a distance of 17-feet-5-inches.

Heritage’s Brandon Crutchfield won the boys triple jump with a distance of 42-feet-4.5-inches.

All of the athletes mentioned will compete in the 4A east regional track and field meet at Hoggard High School in Wilmington Friday, May 13.

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