December 29, 2017, New York, NY – Colossal Sports Magazine attended the 2017 Marine Corps Holiday Classic held at the New Balance Track and Field Center at the 168th Street Armory. This year as always the meet was full of fast times and excitement, as some of the top High School athletes in the nation battled it out for indoor supremacy.
One of the biggest outstanding performances during the meet came from Lanae – Tava Thomas from Rush Henrietta Senior High School. Thomas won the long jump with a jump of 20-02.50 (508.00m) and the 200meters with a time of 23.87. Thomas also gave a great performance as the leadoff leg on her teams 4×400 relay.
Another great performance came from Austin Kratz, from Dock Mennonite Academy, winning the 200 meters in a time of 21.38.
The meet was amazing as usual and gave a preview of what to look forward to later on in the indoor season.
Check out some of the shots from this amazing meet.