Carson’s Reign Redmond, Dorsey’s Mykale Mundy turn on speed in City Section heats

Carson’s Reign Redmond and Dorsey’s Mykale Mundy looked up at the Birmingham high scoreboard in Thursday’s City Division track preliminaries to see them in the women’s After the final warm-up time in the men’s 100m race, they all laughed. Everyone ran a time to give them confidence in next Thursday’s final.

Redmond flew home in 11.78 seconds. She has little competition other than playing against her teammates and is gearing up to make an impact at Clovis’ state championship.

“I’m really focused on racing against the clock,” she said.

Mondy’s career best time is 10.89.

“Oh my god,” he said, looking at the scoreboard. “Let’s go.”

They should be at the top of next week’s City finals.

Another athlete to watch is Granada Hills football star Dijon Stanley. The junior running back looked like he was jogging in the first part of the 400 before sprinting home at 48.35. Next week he will try to win in 48 seconds.

Hamilton’s Jaylen Durham leads the qualifiers in the 110 hurdles with a time of 14.77. Carson’s Anise Becker ran 300 hurdles in 48.10. She is a sophomore. Carson freshman Gerald Evangelista leads the long jump qualifier at 22-foot-4.


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