LP Boys Advance runners and one relay ChampionshipsFriday, May 8 2015 - Chicago Public League Varsity Boys Prelims
On Wednesday, boy's 4x800 meter relay managed an easy qualification into the final round of the Chicago Public League Finals, to be held on Saturday, May 9. The team of Erick Torres, Andrew Dillingham, Evan Brooks and Raymond Jurkiewicz combined for a qualifying effort of 9:02.
In the 800m, LZ Granderson ran a smart race that put him in qualifying position, setting a season best and PR of 2:03.92. Sprinter Iman Onoh, also enjoyed success on the track today, qualifying through two rounds in the 100m dash.
Raymond Chao ran a season best 4:48.08 in the 1600m, but fell just short of the the qualifying spots. Raymond Jurkiewicz also competed in the 1600m and set a PR time of 4:49.95. Though they missed the qualifying spots, this year's 1600m prelims appear to be the fastest it has been in decades.
Chicago Public League Varsity Championships will be held on Saturday at Hanson.