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Penn Relays 2018 | Holmwood, Spalding through to 4x800m final

Published:Thursday | April 26, 2018 | 11:42 AM
Holmwood Technical's head coach, Dave Anderson

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania

Defending champions, Holmwood Technical and neighbours Spalding High, are through to the final of the High girls Championships of America 4x800 metres event, which is scheduled for Friday, following preliminary round action the Penn Relays at Franklin Field Thursday morning.

Led by a 2:11.27 clocking on the second leg in chilly conditions from Brittney Campbell, Holmwood were timed in 9:08.49, to be the fastest qualifiers for the final. The other members of the team were, Delvera Bromfield, Danielle Deer and Sasha Brown.

Spalding finished second in their heat and fifth overall in 9:13.94 to advance. The members of their team were Chereice Cope, Kimone Campbell, Kishay Rowe and Theresa Graham .