KC at Gibson McCook Relays

Kingston College (KC) won two of the boys’ 4x200m finals Saturday’s (Feb 23) Gibson McCook Relays 2019 at the National Stadium.

The North Street-based school won classes two and three.

In Class 2, KC secured victory in 1:28.12 ahead of Wolmer’s 1:28.20 and Calabar 1:28.89

KC’s Class 3 team crossed the finish line in 1:36.36 ahead of St. Jago 1:40.39 and Wolmer’s 1:41.43.

St. Jago topped Class 1 in 1:25.39 ahead of Calabar 1:26.60 and Excelsior 1:26.76.

JC took Class 3 in 1:32.70 ahead of KC 1:33.18 and Excelsior 1:34.88

Sashieka Steele led Holmwood to victory in the girls’ open 4x200m, 1:34.19 to edge out Edwin Allen 1:34.59 and St. Jago 1:35.32.

GC Foster won the 1600m sprint medley in 3:22.28 ahead of Maximum Aerobic 3:24.29 and EXED 3:32.01

Meanwhile, Kemba Nelson, 11.71 and Andrew Fisher, 10.21, won the women’s and men’s 100m respectively.

Barbadian Sada Williams, representing UTech, won the women’s 400m open in 52.93 while Malik James-King, 47.49 topped the male event.


By Anthony Foster

Is a two-time Jamaica sports journalist of the year (2004 and 2005) and world-renowned journalist. One of his award-winning articles was on Usain Bolt, 6-time Olympic champion, 11-time World champion and sprint double record holder, was published in the Jamaica Gleaner in 2004. Anthony has covered Olympic Games in Beijing 2008, London 2012 and Rio 2016; Six (6) IAAF World Athletics Championships between 2007 and 2019 and several other international sporting events, including the 2007 World Cup of cricket and his favourite football team, Argentina vs the USA in 2004.

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