Shirley sets TFS School Record

The Tallulah Falls School (TFS) track and field teams traveled to Commerce for a meet against the host school, Madison County, and BASA on Wednesday evening, reports TFS Athletics. The Lady Indians came away with a 1st-place finish as Julianne Shirley put on a stellar performance that included a school record. The Indians finished second overall.  Highlighting the success of the meet were Shirley’s three 1st-place finishes and one 2nd-place finish. She set the school record with a 5-1 high jump to win that event. Jace Ibemere won in Triple Jump with a PR. Nana Amankwah also set a PR while winning the boys’ Triple Jump. Sofia Rueda had multiple PRs, and Blair Moore had two PRs along with Molly Mitchell. Walker Bailey won two distance events as well.


The following athletes placed top-3 in the boys events:

  • Walker Bailey (1st in 800; 1st in 1600)
  • 4×800 (1st)
  • Tyler Brown (2nd in 200; 2nd in Pole Vault; 3rd in 100)
  • Timothy Beck (2nd in 3200)
  • Nana Amankwah (2nd in Triple Jump)
  • Milos Ivancevic (2nd in 110 MH)
  • 4×400 Relay (2nd)
  • Ade Akisanya (3rd in Discus; 3rd in Shot Put)
  • Nnamdi Ezunu (3rd in 200)
  • Reilly Chatman (3rd in Long Jump)

The following girls placed top-3 in their events:

  • Julianne Shirley (1st in 200; 1st in 400; 1st in High Jump; 2nd in 100)
  • Sofia Rueda (1st in 100 MH; 2nd in 300 MH)
  • Jace Ibemere (1st in Triple Jump; 3rd in 100; 3rd in Long Jump)
  • 4×400 (1st)
  • 4×800 (1st)
  • Molly Mitchell (2nd in 400; 3rd in 200)
  • Jovana Dermanovic (3rd in 100 MH)
  • ChiChi Nwachukwu (3rd in Triple Jump)
  • 4×100 (3rd)