Atlanta, Ga

May 19th, 2015

QTC Athletes – Nicole Teague, Bria Matthews, Alexis Farley, and Mia Phillips are all 2015 GHSA Track & Field Girls State Champions.

Congratulations to these athletes!

 

Lovett Junior, [highlight dark=”no”]Nicole Teague[/highlight] claimed gold in the Class AA Triple Jump with a leap of 37 ft & 9.5 inches. She also competed in the long jump, 100 meter dash, 4×100 meter relay, & 4×400 meter relay. She finished 2nd, 3rd, 3rd, and 2nd place respectively.

QTC teammates – [highlight dark=”no”]Forest Park HS Senior Bria Matthews & Starr’s Mill HS Junior Alexis Farley[/highlight] went head to head in the class 5A long jump & triple jump. Matthews claimed the top spot in the triple jump field with a Georgia State record & the #7 US All-Time leap of 43 ft 5.5 in. Farley was 2nd with a leap of 39 ft 7.75 in. Not to be out done in the duel, Farley claimed the top spot in the 5A long jump with a leap of 19 ft 5.5 in. Matthews took 2nd in the long jump with a leap of 19ft 3in.

North Carolina A&T signee, & Westlake senior, [highlight dark=”no”]Mia Philips[/highlight] took 1st in the 6A long jump with a leap of 19ft 0.5in. Westlake girls also claimed the Team State Championship.

Full QTC Results below:

Nicole Teague (Jr.) – Lovett (Class AA)
Triple Jump (1st) – 37’09.50”
Long Jump (2nd) – 18’05.50”
100m (3rd) – 12.19
4x100m (3rd) – 49.35
4x400m (2nd) – 4:01.62

Bria Matthews (Sr.) – Forest Park (Class AAAAA)
Triple Jump (1st) – 43’05.50” (Best Performance, State Record, #7 US All-Time)
Long Jump (2nd) – 19’03.00”

Alexis Farley (Jr.) – Starr’s Mill (Class AAAAA)
Triple Jump (2nd) – 39’07.75”
Long Jump (1st) – 19’05.50”

Mia Phillips (Sr.) – Westlake (Class AAAAAA) Team State Champions
Long Jump (1st) – 19’00.50”

Mia Lewis (Jr.) – Langston Hughes (Class AAAAAA)
400m (6th) – 56.68

Courtney Canady (Sr.) – West Forsyth (Class AAAAAA)
Long Jump (14th) – 16’07.00”
100m H (12th) – 15.65
300m H (16th) – 49.42

Simone Harper (Fr.) – Stephenson (Class AAAAA)

Elizabeth Folsom (Sr.) – Stephenson (Class AAAAA)
4x100m Relay (7th) – 48.57