Fine double for Sprintec

first_imgSprintec Track Club scored two big wins during yesterday’s 2016 Gibson McCook Relays at the National Stadium.The club’s female and male teams clocked fast times to capture the men’s and women’s sprint relays for clubs and institutions.The quartet of Gayon Evans, Anastasia Leroy, Anneisha McLaughlin-Whilby and Sherone Simpson turned back sister team GC Foster College to clock a winning time of 43.61 seconds. G.C. Foster were second in 44.17 and University of Technology, third in 44.35.McLaughlin-Whilby was overjoyed with her team’s run.”We just came out today to give of our best and I am very pleased with how the young ladies ran. I am happy I was able to finish injury free,” said McLaughlin-Whilby.The Sprintec men, who finished a close second to MVP Track Club at the recent Milo Western Relays, avenged that defeat with a quick 38.59 as Racers were second in 39.02 ahead of UTech, 39.55.The winning Sprintec quartet was Jermaine Hamilton, Oshane Bailey, Rasheed Dwyer and Chadic Hinds.PRETTY CONFIDENT”We were not focusing on time coming into the race, but in the end, we were very happy that we ran fast. We have a new set of guys and I am pretty confident that next year we are going to run much faster,” Dwyer said.There were two 4x100m relay wins in the high school section for Edwin Allen High’s girls and Kingston College (KC).Edwin Allen won the Class Three, and Four events. In Class Three they clocked 46.13 to hold off St Catherine High, second in 46.19, and St Jago High, third in 46.34.In Class Four, favourites Edwin Allen remained unbeaten this season winning in 47.58 ahead of Hydel High, 47.70, and Wolmer’s Girls, 49.88.St Jago’s girls ran away with the Class One sprint relay after favourites Holmwood Technical dropped the baton. The Spanish Town-based school won in 45.77. Green Island High clocked 45.81 for second and Camperdown High were third in 45.92.Holmwood made up for their Class One loss by taking Class Two as favourites Edwin Allen had baton problems on the second leg. Holmwood won in 46.02, defeating St Jago (46.07) and Edwin Allen, 47.77.KC won the Class Three sprint relay clocking 43.41 to finish ahead of Wolmer’s Boys, 43.41, and St Jago, 44.09.A brilliant second leg from former Vaz Prep star Terrique Stennett gave KC an easy win in Class Four. They won in 45.17 with Calabar High second in 46.60 and St Jago third in 47.68.Jamaica College captured the Class One boys 4x100m in 40.01. St Jago, 40.44, and Cornwall College, 40.57, were second and third, respectively. In this event, Calabar’s second-leg runner fell after the exchange, while Kingston College’s anchor leg runner pulled up 30 metres from the finish line.Calabar were hit by a hamstring injury to star Class Two sprinter Tyreke Wilson. Wilson almost went down on the lead off leg, but, despite the injury, still managed to hand over the baton to teammate Christopher Taylor on the second leg. They won in 41.21 with Wolmer’s Boys second in 41.98.last_img read more

‘Shades of Ledley King’ – Some Tottenham fans hail ‘new era’ as starlet thrills

first_imgTottenham Hotspur supporters were delighted last night and not just because they beat West Ham for the second time this season.Argentine starlet Juan Foyth was finally given a chance to play this season and showed just how talented he is with a superb display. West Ham were trouble, but our defence did us proud. Our attack was more clinical and won us the game. Foyth MOTM, then Winks and Son for me. Good to see Sonny getting some goals and looking sharp.— Phil Jones (@oasispj38) November 1, 2018 shining Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade 2 Foyth does well under pressure from Michail Antonio REVEALED Liverpool’s signings under Michael Edwards – will Minamino be the next big hit? Foyth getting constant https://t.co/WdWsHOnCT1When someone comes in for bit parts and is as composed like that young man.lovely.Can’t be taught.coys— Neil Gammond (@NeilGammond) November 1, 2018 Foyth is better than @johnstones…nd has immense potential…#COYS #THFC https://t.co/bvibSooZOX— jogender dhankhar (@jogidhankhar) November 1, 2018 REVEALED Happy with the 3-1 win. Good performance as result. Foyth impressed tonight with some good tackles and play on the ball. #COYS— Christopher Finley (@Gingertfc) November 1, 2018 TOP WORK Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? How Everton could look in January under Ancelotti with new signings Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Most Popular Premier League Stories If poch can get foyth playing more he can turn out to be a top defender based on tonight’s performance I can see he really wants to do well at spurs and prove a point.— Huss (@HussDervish) November 1, 2018 Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update whoops predicted Dele was great as a creator. Son had the finisher’s touch again. Foyth has the makings of our next great CB. Llorente gave us a goal. That’s as good a result we could hope for. On to Arsenal.— J🎃sh G🎃llihar (@jdGollihar19) November 1, 2018 Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move Juan Foyth What a performance. We’ve found a gem here— Paul Hanley (@phanley55) November 1, 2018 Foyth showed last night why Poch bought him and why he rates him so highly believing he will develop into a top-class centre-back. How long will that take determines contract length for the older guys. Verts could be the Daddy to our crop. #thfc #coys— Clive (@THBNBlog) November 1, 2018 Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ Tottenham starlet Juan Foyth celebrates with Kyle Walker-Peters Putting in out there – start Foyth over Sanchez vs Wolves? What does everyone else think? #COYS— Glenn Sears (@GlennSearsTHFC) November 1, 2018 gameday cracker A season or 6 months on loan would do Foyth wonders. Get him regular first team football— Cash Cow FC (@JamesOdono) November 1, 2018 Can’t help but salivate at the mouth seeing this last-ditch tackle from Tottenham Hotspur centre-back Juan Foyth against West Ham.This has shades of legendary defender Ledley King about it, what a real star we have in the making here.😍💙#THFC #COYSpic.twitter.com/0LvS3bf06X— Last Word On Spurs🎙 (@LastWordOnSpurs) October 31, 2018 huge blow Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars revealed latest Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion huge blow The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 REPLY SORRY Latest Football Stories Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Foyth was excellent last night— Josh Davies (@JoshieD98) November 1, 2018 changes Last year he showed glimpses of it in the eight appearances he made, mainly in the FA Cup, but against the Hammers he really turned it on.Positionally he was aware and able to marshal the running of West Ham’s forward line, while also making good challenges when called upon with one block on Marko Arnautovic particularly impressive. RANKED Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Juan foyth absolute beast. I would give him 10/10.— Rob taylor (@robtaylor__) November 1, 2018 His ability on the ball didn’t go unnoticed either as he possesses an excellent array of passes.And his overall display against West Ham has won him a lot of new fans who now believe he should be starting more often.You can see what some supporters had to say on Twitter below. I want to see foyth play a bigger role this year, with the lack of signings we need to use our squad and we have some very exciting players there— Gage Cooper (@gagecoops) November 1, 2018 Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won tense Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions MONEY 2 He is only young, plays balls to a full-back who has nowhere to go inviting the press which puts us in difficulty. Needs the confidence to take responsibility like Foyth was last night. He looked a real prospect, his most impressive display for us by a country mile.— Clive (@THBNBlog) November 1, 2018 Welcome to Juan Foyth era everyone. #THFC— DonMaurishio (@MayureshForever) November 1, 2018 Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT BEST OF Did Mahrez just accidentally reveal Fernandinho is leaving Man City this summer? ADVICE no dice Guardiola-inspired tactics: Is this how Arsenal will line up under Arteta? last_img read more