Griffin senior Darryl Matthews, who will play football and run track at West Georgia, ran 10.60 over the weekend to win the 100 meters at the BSN Sports-Jackson High School Invitational.

Track and Field Blog:  A look at some of the weekend’s best performances

Here is a look at some of the top performances over the weekend:

Boys

Griffin senior Darryl Matthews won the 100 meters at the BSN Sports-Jackson High School Invitational in 10.60 seconds … Glynn Academy seniors Marlone Taylor and Elijuan Singleton won the shot put and triple jump, respectively, at the Royal Ace Hardware Apex Invitiational at Richmond Hill. Taylor leaped 52 feet even, while Singleton’s winning put went 46-6 ¾. Richmond Hill senior Jalen Murray won the 800 meters in 1:56.98 … Glynn Academy’s 4X100 relay team took first in 41.82 … North Hall senior Devan Crow won the 1,600 meters in 4:16.26 while Brookwood senior Nicholas Ramey won the 400 meters in 47.44 at the Spartan Classic at Greater Atlanta Christian … Jefferson senior Eli Morris won both the 110-meter and 300-meter hurdles at the Titans Greater Athens Properties Invitational at North Oconee in 13.95 and 37.92, respectively, while North Oconee senior Kyle Poole won the discus with a toss of 172 feet even … Athens Academy junior Graham Blanks won the 3,200 meters at the McEachern Invitational in a time of 9:19.40. Marietta’s 4X100 meter relay team took first in a time of 41.34, and Pope’s 4X800 meter relay team won the event in 7:56.08 … At the Westminster Relays, St. Pius X won the 4X100 meter and 4X200 meter relays in 41.87 and 1:27.52, respectively, Westminster won the 4X1,600 meter relay in 17:51.13, Chapel Hill won the 4X400 meter relay in 3:19.48 and Buford won the sprint medley relay in 3:34.46.

Girls

At the McEachern Invitational, McEachern sophomore Chakiya Plummer won the 300-meter hurdles at the McEachern Invitational in a time of 43.29 seconds. In the race of the day, Westlake’s 4X100 meter relay team nipped McEachern’s for first place, 47.46 to 47.54. Marietta senior Ani Henderson won the 800 meters in 2:14.44. Dunwoody sophomore Janae Profit won the discus and the shot put with throws of 139-feet, 11-inches and 41-11, respectively. North Cobb Christian junior Synclair Savage soared 20-1 to win the long jump, while Athens Academy junior Jasmine Barrow and McEachern sophomore Jayla Brown tied for first in the triple jump at 39-10 ¼ … Carrollton sophomore Payton Phillips won the pole vault in 13-7 at the BSN Sports-Jackson High School Invitational… Richmond Hill junior Tajah Martin-Palmer won both the 100- and 300-meter hurdles in 14.82 and 46.16, respectively, at the Royal Ace Hardware Apex Invitational at Richmond Hill. Her teammate, junior Kayla Gholar, won the 800 meters in 2:19.20 … Madison County senior Journey Gurley won the pole vault at the Leopard Classic at Banks County with a vault of 12 feet even … At the Spartan Classic at Greater Atlanta Christian, GAC junior Chloe Fair won the 300-meter hurdles in 44.37, fellow junior teammate Jasmine Jones won the long jump with a 19-8 ¼ and the Spartans’ 4X100-meter relay team took first in 47.62 … Westover senior Chastity Pickett won the 300-meters hurdles in 43.27 and Carver-Columbus senior Sandrea Mabry won the long jump in 18-6 ¾ at the Westover Relays … Stockbridge senior Darci Khan won the 100- and 300-meter hurdles in 14.08 and 43.89, respectively, while Whitewater senior Morgan Johnson won the shot put with a toss of 41-11 ½ at the Stockbridge Tiger Tune Up … At the Westminster Relays, Buford senior Alexa Rossum won the 100 meters in 11.80, Mt. Vernon Presbyterian freshman Jessicka Woods won the 300-meter hurdles in a time of 44.05, Walker senior Elasia Campbell took the high jump with a leap of 6-0 ½ , Brookwood junior Morgan Bentley won the triple jump leaping 39-feet, and Walton swept the 4X100 and 4X800 meter relays with times of 47.99 and 9:22.44, respectively.

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