The Penn Relays Carnival 2010

Philadelphia, PA


VA Boys @ Penn Relays Meet Summary Apr 26, 2010

Photo by Matt Shatkus of Meet summary of the performances by the Virginia boys at the Penn Relays on Friday. The Landstown and Woodside 4x100 meter relays were the only ones to advance onto compete into Saturday with Landstown taking second in the large schools finals followed by Woodside in third. Landstown also posted the state's first sub 3:20 4x400 of the year in Friday's qualifying heats with a 48.5 anchor from Darrell Wesh. Isaiah Simmons of Woodbridge had the leading performance in all of the field events with his third place and personal best mark of 63'9" in the shot put. Grafton boys turned in a solid 4th place finish in the boys DMR to make up for just missing the All-American podium at the indoor nationals. Read more...   Meet Page & Coverage - Includes results, photo galleries, & interviews.    

Something to remember: Usain Bolt at Penn Relays Apr 25, 2010

When you’re a New York track and field fan the buzz about The Penn Relays always starts in March.  Coaches remind each other to get their entries in and try to find out if their relays and athletes are going to make the cut.

Warwick Valley wins 4x800 Championship in US #1 Apr 24, 2010

PHILADELPHIA – Redemption. It’s the biggest cliché in sport – to try and fail then try again and succeed. It’s a cleansing of sorts, washing away of doubt and memories that make you cringe. And sometimes proof that at least someone was wrong.

Zips Relay Breaks Record at Penn Relays Apr 24, 2010

The Akron Distance Medley Relay team of Joe Mummert, James Seale, Willie Brown and Zachary Brown broke a school record with a time of 9:59.17 at the prestigious Penn Relays.

Thomas Takes Second in Discus at Penn Relays Apr 24, 2010

Sophomore Jared Thomas took second in the championship division of the discus as the Bulls wrapped up their second day of competition in the 116th Penn Relays Friday afternoon at Franklin Field...

Schellberg takes Penn Relays mile record, Hatz Apr 23, 2010

PHILADELPHIA – When Pat Schellberg crossed the finish line his jaw dropped as he raised his arms, as if somehow he was the most surprised person in the stadium. The way he raced though, was quite the opposite of the Delbarton (N.J.) senior’s initial reaction.

Miami Breaks Another Relay Record at Penn Relays Apr 23, 2010

For the second straight day, the Miami University women's track and field team saw a school record fall at the Penn Relays, as senior Amanda Mirochna, juniors Katie Lenahan and Kelley Miller and redshirt freshman Jillian Dickman broke the 4x1500m relay record Friday at the prestigious meet held at Franklin Field and hosted by the University of Pennsylvania.

Hoosiers Complete Day Two at Penn Relays Apr 23, 2010

Indiana completed day two of competition at the Penn Relays. The Hoosiers got a pair of top-five finishes and four top-ten finishes along with a pair of heat wins in relays.

Villanova Men Take Second in DMR Championship of America at Penn Relays Apr 23, 2010

It was a strong race for the Villanova men running the Distance Medley Championship of America at the 116th Penn Relays on Friday afternoon at Franklin Field. The Wildcats held good position throughout the race and a final push from Carl Mackenzie in the last 100 meters sent them into second with a combined time of 9:33.93.

Women's 4x100 Relay Breaks School Record at Penn Relays Apr 23, 2010

The Fordham men's and women's outdoor track and field teams opened competition at the 2010 Penn Relays on Thursday where the women's 4x100 relay broke a school record and Bridget Moriarty turned in Fordham's second fastest time ever in the 3000m.

UCF Track & Field Finish Day Two at Penn Relays Apr 23, 2010

The UCF track & field team competed on day two of 116th The Penn Relays Carnival on Friday, with a top-10 finish from senior LaKendra Thames (Winter Garden, Fla.) and a strong showing by the 4x200-meter relay team highlighting the action.

More Strong Performances for Nittany Lions on Day Two of Penn Relays Apr 23, 2010

After enjoying an outstanding opening day at the 116th Penn Relays Carnival, the Nittany Lion track and field teams continued to impress amongst elite competition, Friday at Franklin Field at the University of Pennsylvania. Leading the way individually was senior Aleesha Barber (Decatur, Ga.), who sprinted to the fourth-fastest time in qualifying in a national-class 100-meter hurdle field with a wind-aided 13.10 (+3.1). The event final is set for 3:20 p.m., on Saturday.

Men's DMR Finishes Third at Penn Relays Apr 23, 2010

After a late stay at distance night, the 116th running of the Penn Relays Carnival is on its second day and it's a perfect weekend in Philadelphia for one of the world's most-renowned track meets. Historic Franklin Field is the setting and there was not a cloud in the sky today as the temperature climbed as high as 72 degrees with some of the country's best athletes competing in front of 38,940 fans.