Girls Varsity Track · Girls Place 3rd at the Region Meet


  Place Points
St James High School 3rd 0
West Florence High School th 0

The Lady Sharks competed in the Region Championship on Wednesday at West Florence High School. The team performed great in conditions that would be at their hottest of the season up to this point and was able to place third behind West Florence and Carolina Forest. Highlights of the day were Ka’Mauri Humes placing 1st in both the 100 and 200 meters. Denver Caton placed 1st and set a New Personal Record in the Pole Vault when she cleared 9’6” on her first attempt. This makes it 11 years in a row that St James has won this event at the Region meet. Jolie McMenamin also set a New PR as well when she tied the school high jump record clearing 4’ 10” to place 2nd. The team now has 11 girls who placed in the top 5 in their respective events and will represent St. James at the State Qualifier in Columbia on May 4th. When you see these Athletes, please congratulate them and wish them well.

Listed below are Athletes that placed in the top 5:

Ka’Mauri Humes-
• 1st in the 100m, 12.45
• 1st in the 200m, 25.96
• 2nd in the 400m, 1:01.79

Denver Caton:
• 1st in the Pole Vault with a new PR of 9’6” One foot past her old PR
• 2nd in the triple- 31’2”

Anna Stoddard:
• 3rd place in the Pole Vault with a jump of 8’

Jasmine Ward
• 5th Place in the High Jump at 4’6”
• 4th Place in the Pole Vault at 7’6”

Jolie McMenamin
• 2nd in the High Jump and New PR of 4’10”

Nakiah Booker:
• 5th place in the 400 Hurdles, 1:17.79

Mary Karr Griffith:
• 2nd Place in the 100 High Hurdles, 18.23 (New PR)

Zoe Mason:
• 5th place in the 3200m, 15:13.14

Taylor Marotta
• 3rd place in the 3200, 14:16

4x100m Relay – 5th place, Time 53.67
• Mary Karr Griffith, Denver Caton, Olivia Ringwood & Anna Stoddard

4x400m Relay – 4th place, Time 4:40
• Jasmine Ward, KaMauri Humes, Mary Karr Griffith and Jolie McMenamin

4X800m Relay – 4th place, Time 12:08
• Taylor Marotta, Zoe Mason, Alayna Pauly and Jolie McMenamin