PREP TRACK AND FIELD: Malcom, Lemons corral gold medals at Cullman Classic

Jake Winfrey, The Cullman Times, Ala.
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Mar. 21—Cullman's Brodie Malcom and Vinemont's Ethan Lemons each earned gold medals at Saturday's Cullman Classic.

Malcom garnered a 45-01 in the triple jump, while Lemons breezed to a 9:38.62 in the 3,200-meter run at the annual track and field meet, which played host to 60 schools — ranging from Class 1A to Class 7A — and more than 1,400 athletes this year at Oliver Woodard Stadium.

Cullman's Nic Glass (triple jump) and Holly Pond's Camilla Chambers (3,200-meter run) claimed silver medals in their respective events, while Cullman's Nicholas Wood (3,200-meter run), Isaiah Jones (long jump), and Jaden Kay, Ryan Skinner, Jones and Malcom (4x100-meter relay) finished third in their respective events to take home bronze medals.

Several local athletes also set new personal and/or school records as well.

See below for top 10 performers by school. Only the top eight in each event earn points toward their team's score.



Brodie Malcom — first in triple jump (45-01) and fourth in long jump

Nic Glass — second in triple jump, fourth in pole vault and seventh in 100-meter dash

Nicholas Wood — third in 3,200-meter run

Isaiah Jones — third in long jump

Ryan Skinner, Jaden Kay, Isaiah Jones and Brodie Malcom — third in 4x100-meter relay

Tatum Nixon — fourth in shot put and sixth in discus

Troy Adkison — fourth in 3,200-meter run

Sarah Kate Dockery — fourth in discus

Braxton Williams, Jaden Kay, Banks Baker and Sawyer Trimble — fifth in 4x400-meter relay

Bernarda Tizapa — seventh in 3,200-meter run

Bernarda Tizapa, Tess Heaton, Anna Shirey and Joshlyn Hudson — seventh in 4x800-meter relay

Katelyn Kress — eighth in 100-meter hurdles

Banks Baker — 10th in pole vault



Kabri Redding — seventh in discus and eighth in high jump

Peyton Bailey — 10th in 3,200-meter run


Good Hope

Addie Stripling — ninth in javelin



Runners Unknown — eighth in 4x100-meter relay

Runners Unknown — eighth in 4x400-meter relay


Holly Pond

Camilla Chambers — second in 3,200-meter run

Isaac Chambers — 10th in javelin



Ethan Lemons — first in 3,200-meter run (9:38.62) and ninth in 1,600-meter run

Emily Cheatwood — sixth in triple jump and 10th in long jump

Isiah Young — 10th in shot put