Bethesda Academy unveiled its first Track and Field team during the 2004-2005 academic year, competing in the GISA 1-A Division. Our Track and Field program quickly took shape and we are extremely proud of our athletes and their results!
This year, Shidel Williams signed a track scholarship with Brewton Parker College! Congratulations, Shidel!
We would also like to congratulate Coach Clevan, Coach Gary Byrd and the Blazers Track Team on another great season! These athletes continue to shine in local, regional, and state competition.
The Blazers finished 4th overall at the 2013 GISA Region 4-AAA Competition. Here are some highlights:
Shidel Williams (finished 1st in the 100M with a 10.8, 1st in the 200M with a 22.5, 1st in the 400M with a 49.73, and placed 2nd in the 4X100M Relay . Shidel also won the highest point award at the RegionTrack meet with 33 points.
Jabari Gaston placed 3rd in long jump
- Jabari Gaston, Shyheim Townsend, Juwon Johnson, and Shidel Williams finished 2nd in the 4X100 Meter Relay.
- Alex Casey won the Shot Put with a throw of 42′-0
- Rashad Wright placed 4th in the 800M Run
Here are some Blazer highlights from the 2013 GISA State Track Meet:
- Jabari Gaston is the GISA AAA State Champion in the long Jump.
- Shidel Williams is the GISA AAA State Champion in the 100Meter Run and the 200 Meter Run and finished 2nd in the 400 Meter Run.
- Jabari Gaston, Shyheim Townsend, Juwon Johnson, and Shidel Williams finished 2nd in AAA the 4X100 Meter Relay.
- Rashad Wright finished 8th in the 800Meter Run.
- Alex Casey finished 8th in the Shot Put.