Holmwood to take early lead among girls

first_imgLike on the Boys’ side, it will be two finals on day two of competition among the Girls’ at the ISSA GraceKennedy Boys and Girls’ Athletics Championships on Wednesday, as it will be the discus throw for Class 1 while it will be the shot put for Class 2.Former champions Holmwood Technical should be ahead as they are expected to pick up 15 points after the Girls’ Class Two shot put final which is slated for 5:50 p.m. The impressive Shadae Hudson, with a season best of 13.99m, done when winning at the Digicel Central Athletics Championships, should win here, ahead of Immaculate High’s Shania Sloley, with Hudson’s teammate, Keneisha Thompson, getting the bronze medal.Edwin Allen High’s Fiona Richards should continue her good form at these championships. Double throwing champion for Buff Bay High two years ago in Class 2, Richards, the leader in the shot put, who has gone over 51m twice, should get the better of St Jago High’s Gabrielle Bailey, who has beaten her twice this season. Excelsior High’s Tavia Ranger looks good for bronze here.Predicted points standing after 2 finals1. Holmwood Technical 15 points2. Edwin Allen 123. St Jago High 11- R.G.last_img