Through Owl Eyes: 2017 Track And Field Recap

Through Owl Eyes: 2017 Track And Field Recap

We head outside to the track for a look at the track and field team as we continue our look back at the 2016-17 season for Prince George's Community College with the series "Through Owl Eyes." After we reveal all of the recaps, fans will have the opportunity to vote for the Top Moment of the 2016-17 Prince George's Athletics season.

Through Owl Eyes Schedule
Through Owl Eyes: Men's Soccer
Through Owl Eyes: Women's Basketball
Through Owl Eyes: Men's Basketball
Through Owl Eyes: Track And Field
Through Owl Eyes: Baseball - Thursday, July 27

Voting Schedule
Round of 16 - Tuesday, August 1-Wednesday, August 2
Topflight 8 - Thursday, August 3-Friday, August 4
The Owl Four - Monday, August 7-Tuesday, August 8
Battle Of The Top Perch - Wednesday, August 9-Friday, August 11

Track And Field Five Starting Blocks
- Mary Foday earned National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division III Second Team All-American status after finishing second in the 100m dash at the NJCAA Division III Outdoor Track And Field Championships. Foday also was named NJCAA Division III Honorable Mention All-American after placing third in the 200m dash at the championships.
- The men's relay team of Ari Wilson, Baladji Diakite, Christy-Morel Andjalepou and Edwin Brown III teamed up to earn NJCAA Division III Second Team All-American honors after placing second in the 4x400m relay at the national event.
- The foursome also finished third in the 4x800m relay to earn NJCAA Division III Honorable Mention All-American status. The quartet shined on the national stage despite participating in the event for the first time all season at the NJCAA Division III Outdoor Track And Field Championships.
- Ashley Wilson placed third in the triple jump at the outdoor championships to receive NJCAA Division III Honorable Mention status.
- Foday won the 200m dash at the Delaware Classic in an event that featured 10 Division I runners.

Track And Field By The Stats
- Foday paced the team with six Top-10 finishes.
- Andjalepou, Ari Wilson and Ashley Wilson each posted four Top-10 finishes.
- Diakite, Edwin Brown III, Druex Collins and Tommy Hunt III had two Top-10 finishes apiece while Hannah White notched one Top-10 standing on the year.
- The track and field team posted three individual All-Americans and two relay All-Americans.

Track & Field Top Moments
- Men's 4x800m Relay finishes third at NJCAA Outdoor Track And Field Championships
- Mary Foday reaches the medal stand twice at NJCAA Outdoor Track And Field Championships
- Ashley Wilson places third at NJCAA Outdoor Track And Field Championships