Girls Track & Field Watch

The Woodward girls track team had a banner year in 2017, winning the region championship for the second consecutive year and also finishing as the AAAA State Runner-Up.

Makenli Forrest was a region champion and state champion in both the shot put and discus. She also set school records in both events during the season. Alex Potts was State Runner-Up in the pole vault with a school-record vault of 13-0. Adair Sawyer and Sarah Olatidoye were 2nd and 3rd, respectively, at the state high jump competition. Miriam Waters placed 4th in the 100 Meters and set a new school record in the event during the season. Illana Jamison placed 6th in the state in both the shot put and discus, and Morgan Brinson placed 7th in the 200. The 4x100 meter relay team of Madison Williams, Sarah Olatidoye, Tajiah Gary, and Miriam Waters placed 6th. Earlier in the season, the team of Tajiah Gary, Morgan Brinson, Erica Brooks, and Miriam Waters set the school record in the event. Across the board, it was a record-setting year for the Lady War Eagles.

 

ROSTER


2016 - 2017 Woodward Academy Varsity Girls Track & Field Team

 

  • Eliza Barber 10
  • Morgan Brinson 12
  • Erica Brooks 12
  • Garnet Brown 12
  • Nia Brown 12
  • Riley Buruss 9
  • Alexia Cainion 10
  • Brooklyn Carr 9
  • Quinn Changus 10
  • Molly Echols 12
  • Grace Englert 12
  • Makenli Forrest 12
  • Lily Francour 10
  • Tajiah Gary 10
  • Cameron Gifford 11
  • Hannah Granot 10
  • AnaSimone Guillaume 10
  • Erin Harris 12
  • Kennedy Harris 10
  • Sarah Heaton 9
  • Illana Jamison 12
  • Gillian Jewell 12
  • Hailey Kistler 11
  • Ansley Koscik 10
  • Anna Lee 11
  • Mary Grace Lesesne 12
  • Ayana Martin 11
  • Taylin Morris 12
  • Sarah Olatidoye 10
  • Alex Potts 11
  • Alexa Richardson 9
  • Adair Sawyer 12
  • Megan Singleton 11
  • Lori Smith 9
  • Tate Snellings 10
  • Grace Sorgeloos 10
  • Richelle Thompson 12
  • Anya Vijay 10
  • McGarrah Walker 10
  • Miriam Waters 11
  • Daneen Whitlow-Dixson 12
  • Madison Williams 11
  • Julia Yarbrough 11
  • Danielle Young
COACHES

TIM HAMLING
HEAD COACH
CROSS COUNTRY & TRACK 

Since 2001, Coach Hamling’s teams have won one girls track and field state championship in 2014; two individual boys state championships; five individual track and field state championships; four girls cross country region championships; six boys track and field region championships; six boys cross country region championships, two state runner-up finishes; and three girls track and field region championships. Coach Hamling coached girls basketball at Woodward Academy from 1995-2001. The team won the state championships in 1996 and 1999.