Athletes of the Year

Miles Schoedler

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Ocean City, Sr.

The Press Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Year. Won the state Group III 1,600 and 800 runs. Finished fourth in the high school boys mile at the Millrose Games and third in the mile at Brooks PR Invivitational in Seattle. Headed to Georgetown University.

Erik Johnson

Ocean City, Jr.

Won the 1,600 run at the Meet of Champions. Finished second to Schoedler in the 1,600 at the Group III championship.

Matt Nelson

Barnegat, So.

Won the state Group II 3,200 run. Won the South Jersey Group II 1,600 and 3,200 runs.

Holland Sherrer

Cumbrland Regional, Sr.

Ran area best 1:56.43 to finish second in the 800 run at the New Balance Indoor National Championships.

Fabian Santiago

Oakcrest, Jr.

Won the state Group III 55 dash title. Finished sixth in the 55 at the Meet of Champions.

Tacquaya Tobias


Won the state Non-Public B 55 dash title.

Meagan Thornton

Millville, Sr.

South Jersey Group IV 55 hurdles champion.

Timothy Miller

Pinelands Regional, Sr.

Won the South Jersey Group II and Shore Conference championships. Cleared an area-best 6-6.

Jimmy O'Connor

Ocean City, Jr.

State Group III high jump champion.

Mike Oberg

Ocean City, Sr.

State Group III pole vault champion. Finished fifth in the pole vault at the Meet of Champions.

Dontaye Rivera

Pleasantville, Jr.

Won the state Group I shot put championship. Finished third at the Meet of Champions with an area-best put of 57-9.5

Braheeme Days

Bridgeton, So.

Won the state and South Jersey Group II championships in the shot put.

Chelsea Vaughn

Southern Regional, Jr.

Cleared an area-best height of 11-6. Finished sixth at the Meet of Champions and fifth at the Eastern States Championships. Won the South Jersey Group IV title.


Reggie Morton

Darnell Charles

Jorge Zarate

Akmed Muhammad

Oakcrest 4x400

Won the state Group III championship.


Melana Hammel

Michele Simmons

Ashley Miller

Elissa Knight

Southern Regional 4x400

Ran the area's fastest time of 4:05.10.


Erik Johnson

Bill Dooner

Andrew Demaria

Miles Schoedler

Ocean City distance medley

Won the Group III title at the state relay championships. Finished with the sixth fastest time in the state in 10:17.97.




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