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2008 NACAC Under-23 Championships in Athletics

The 5th NACAC Under-23 Championships in Athletics were held in Toluca, Mexico, at the Alberto "Chivo" Córdova Stadium at the Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México on July 18–20, 2008. A detailed report on the results was given.[1]

V NACAC Under-23 Championships in Athletics
Host cityToluca, Mexico Mexico
Date(s)July 18–20
Main stadiumEstadio Universitario Alberto Chivo Cordova
LevelU-23
Participation258 athletes from
19 nations

Contents

Medal summaryEdit

The gold medal winners were published.[1] Detailed results can be found on the Athletics Canada website,[2] on the CACAC website,[3] on the MileSplit website,[4] and on the Tilastopaja website.[5]

For full event details see 2008 NACAC Under-23 Championships in Athletics – Results

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
(+0.3 m/s)
  J-Mee Samuels (USA) 10.09 CR   Evander Wells (USA) 10.15   Rolando Palacios (HON) 10.22 NR
200 metres
(-0.9 m/s)
  Evander Wells (USA) 20.34 CR   Rolando Palacios (HON) 20.40 NR   Sam Effah (CAN) 20.95
400 metres   LeJerald Betters (USA) 44.75 CR   Tabarie Henry (ISV) 45.37 NR   Jamil Hubbard (USA) 45.96
800 metres   Rob Novak (USA) 1:50.22   Tayron Reyes (DOM) 1:50.31   Carlos Phillips (USA) 1:50.51
1500 metres   Josué Ramírez (MEX) 3:51.52   Andrew Acosta (USA) 3:52.17   Diego Alberto Borrego (MEX) 3:55.70
5000 metres   José Mireles (MEX) 15:10.96   Aldo Saúl Vega (MEX) 15:22.32   Estuardo Palacios (GUA) 16:07.87
10000 metres   Ismael Apolo Mondragón (MEX) 32:10.86   Isaul Hernández (MEX) 32:34.51   Geremías Saloj (GUA) 33:49.30
3000 m steeplechase   Josafath González (MEX) 9:15.04   Kyle Heath (USA) 9:24.52   Aroon Arías (MEX) 9:38.82
110 m hurdles
(-1.0 m/s)
  Jason Richardson (USA) 13.32 CR   Ryan Brathwaite (BAR) 13.50   Ronnie Ash (USA) 13.72
400 m hurdles   Justin Gaymon (USA) 49.50   Nic Robinson (USA) 50.74   Camilo Quevedo (GUA) 51.92
High jump   Joe Kindred (USA) 2.27m =CR   Darwin Edwards (LCA) 2.23m NR   Jamal Wilson (BAH) 2.23m
Pole vault   Jordan Scott (USA) 5.50m   Mitch Greeley (USA) 5.20m   Taylor Petrucha (CAN) 5.10m
Long jump   Matt Turner (USA) 7.96m   Andre Black (USA) 7.83m   Carlos Jorge (DOM) 7.61m
Triple jump   Andre Black (USA) 15.91
(1.2 m/s)
  Nkosinza Balumbu (USA) 15.78
(-1.8 m/s)
  Carl Morgan (CAY) 15.76
(0.9 m/s)
Shot Put   Ryan Whiting (USA) 19.46m   John Hickey (USA) 17.97m   Raymond Brown (JAM) 16.95m
Discus Throw   Matt Lamb (USA) 58.70m   Ryan Whiting (USA) 53.47m   Adonson Shallow (VIN) 50.91m
Hammer Throw   Sean Steacy (CAN) 65.30m   John Freeman (USA) 63.70m   Matt Wauters (USA) 59.61m
Javelin Throw   Chris Hill (USA) 80.51m CR   Corey White (USA) 78.52m   Juan José Méndez (MEX) 69.67m
Decathlon   Raven Cepeda (USA) 7504 pts CR   Nick Adcock (USA) 7354 pts   Reid Gustavson (CAN) 6959 pts
20000 m Walk   Éder Sánchez (MEX) 1:30:46.78   David Mejía (MEX) 1:31:41.19   Aníbal Paau (GUA) 1:35:38.20
4 x 100 metres relay   United States
Jeremy Hall
Teddy Williams
Chris Dykes
J-Mee Samuels
38.39 CR   Canada
Shannon King
Adam Johnson
Gavin Smellie
Sam Effah
39.31   Cayman Islands
Adolphus Rhymiech
Tyrell Cuffy
Carlos Morgan
Carl Morgan
39.68 NR
4 x 400 metres relay   Jamaica
Riker Hylton
Teo Bennett
Michael Mason
Tarik Edwards
3:05.61   Dominican Republic
Kelvin Herrera
Tayron Reyes
Joel Hernández
Orlando Frías
3:05.80   Mexico
Javier Mahonri Carrasco
Erick García
Osvaldo Chávez
Víctor Antonio Gómez
3:13.83

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
(+0.3 m/s)
  Schillonie Calvert (JAM) 11.24 CR   Tawanna Meadows (USA) 11.36   Samantha Henry (JAM) 11.39
200 metres
(-1.2 m/s)
  Leslie Cole (USA) 22.92   Schillonie Calvert (JAM) 23.33   Mariely Sánchez (DOM) 23.50 NR
400 metres   Bobby-Gaye Wilkins (JAM) 51.34   Anastasia Le-Roy (JAM) 52.21   Jenna Martin (CAN) 52.45
800 metres   Geena Gall (USA) 2:10.32   Lemlem Beriket (CAN) 2:10.64   Cristina Guevara (MEX) 2:10.93
1500 metres   Nicole Edwards (CAN) 4:36.27   Lauren Hagans (USA) 4:36.50   Anayeli Navarro (MEX) 4:48.86
5000 metres   Gwen Jorgensen (USA) 18:04.56
10000 metres   Meghan Armstrong (USA) 37:31.28 CR   Morgan Haws (USA) 37:33.42
3000 m steeplechase   Nicole Bush (USA) 10:42.17   Bridget Franek (USA) 11:12.65   Carolyn Ellis (CAN) 11:49.78
100 m hurdles
(-0.6 m/s)
  Tiffany Ofili (USA) 12.82 CR   Kristi Castlin (USA) 13.21   Latoya Greaves (JAM) 13.51
400 m hurdles   Nickiesha Wilson (JAM) 55.78 CR   Nicole Leach (USA) 57.05   Yolanda Osana (DOM) 58.74
High jump   Jillian Drouin (CAN) 1.85m   Becky Christensen (USA) 1.82m   Fabiola Elizabeth Ayala (MEX) 1.79m
Pole vault   Katie Stripling (USA) 4.35m CR   Heather Hamilton (CAN) 4.00m   Leah Vause (CAN) 4.00m
Long jump   Jeomi Maduka (USA) 6.66m CR   Natasha Harvey (USA) 6.56m   Bianca Stuart (BAH) 6.37m
Triple jump   Crystal Manning (USA) 13.52m   Tamara Highsmith (USA) 13.11m   Shara Proctor (AIA) 13.11m
Shot Put   Sarah Stevens (USA) 16.04m   Keisha Walkes (BAR) 15.98m   Aja Evans (USA) 15.34m
Discus Throw   D'Andra Carter (USA) 52.92m   Annie Hess (USA) 52.13m   Iraís Estrada (MEX) 46.02m
Hammer Throw   Sarah Stevens (USA) 62.79m   Loren Groves (USA) 61.45m   Aline Huerta (MEX) 52.77m
Javelin Throw   Liz Gleadle (CAN) 51.76m   Ruby Radocaj (USA) 50.72m   Katie Coronado (USA) 49.41m
Heptathlon   Jillian Drouin (CAN) 5714 pts   Bettie Wade (USA) 5511 pts   Marrissa Harris (USA) 5509 pts
10000 m Walk   Maria Pérez (MEX) 49:50.63   Tatiana González (MEX) 49:57.22   Le'erin Voss (USA) 55:39.66
4 x 100 metres relay   United States
Jessica Onyepunuka
Tawanna Meadows
Lynne Layne
Scottesha Miller
43.64   Jamaica
Samantha Henry
Latoya Greaves
Schillonie Calvert
Anastasia Le-Roy
43.73   Dominican Republic
Fany Chalas
Yolanda Osana
Wendy Reynoso
Mariely Sánchez
46.23
4 x 400 metres relay   Jamaica
Christine Day
Bobby-Gaye Wilkins
Anastasia Le-Roy
Nickiesha Wilson
3:27.46 CR   United States
Brandi Cross
Kenyata Coleman
Danielle Brown
Nicole Leach
3:28.25   Canada
Jenna Martin
Nicole Edwards
Lemlem Beriket
Amonn Nelson
3:35.26

Medal table (unofficial)Edit

  *   Host nation (Mexico)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States (USA)2826862
2  Mexico (MEX)*64919
3  Canada (CAN)53715
4  Jamaica (JAM)53311
5  Dominican Republic (DOM)0246
6  Barbados (BAR)0202
7  Honduras (HON)0112
8  Saint Lucia (LCA)0101
  U.S. Virgin Islands (VIR)0101
10  Guatemala (GUA)0044
11  Bahamas (BAH)0022
  Cayman Islands (CAY)0022
13  Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF)0011
  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (VIN)0011
Totals (14 nations)444342129


Participation (unofficial)Edit

20 countries are reported to participate.[1] However, an unofficial count through the result lists[2] resulted in 258 participating athletes from only 19 countries:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Clavelo Robinson, Javier (21 July 2008), Fast sprinting in Mexico's highest city as USA dominate NACAC Under-23 Champs, IAAF, retrieved 2013-02-23
  2. ^ a b Campeonato Norte, Centroamerica y del Caribe - 18/07/2008 to 20/07/2008, Atletismo NACAC Sub 23, Toluca, Edo. de Mexico, Resultados (PDF), Athletics Canada, archived from the original (PDF) on May 23, 2012, retrieved January 16, 2012
  3. ^ Athlecac, 2008 NACAC Under 23 Championships, NACAC-23 Toluca MEX, 18-20 Jul 2008, Central American and Caribbean Athletic Confederation, retrieved January 16, 2012
  4. ^ Campeonato Norte, Centroamerica y del Caribe - 18/07/2008 to 20/07/2008, Atletismo NACAC Sub 23, Toluca, Edo. de Mexico, Resultados (PDF), MileSplit, Inc., retrieved January 16, 2012[permanent dead link]
  5. ^ NACAC Toluca MEX 18–20 July, Tilastopaja Oy, retrieved January 16, 2012