Oak Mountain Indoor Track Team Makes History


Jami Reaves, Staff Writer

The boys Indoor Track team made OM history this weekend, finishing 2nd at the 7A State Championship Track Meet.Trey Allen, Glen Humphrey, Luke Percer, Aaron Brooks, Harrison Dimick, and Jimmy Harris deserve a huge shout out for their accomplishments this weekend.
Nicole Payne also had a historic weekend at the State track meet. She won two 7A State Championships, breaking 7A State Records in the 400m and 60m Dash. Her 400m time of 54.11 is the fastest Indoor 400m in Alabama state history, and is currently ranked #4 in America. Her 60m Dash State Record time of 7.54 is ranked #11 nationally. Evie Bell also recorded two All-State Performances in the 800m (7th) and 1600m (6th).
Boys Recap:
Boys Indoor Track Team finishes 2nd at the 7A State Track Meet.
Trey Allen (Senior)- High Jump State Champ and 7A State Record Holder. Trey’s 7’0″ clearance from Jan. 21 is still ranked #1 in the US.
Aaron Brooks (Junior)- 60m State Champ. Aaron is currently ranked #41 in the US.
Glen Humphrey (Senior)- 400m 2nd Place. Glen is currently ranked #46 in the US.
Harrison Dimick (Junior)- Shot Put 2nd Place, School Record.
Aaron Brooks, Glen Humphrey, Luke Percer (Senior), and Trey Allen- 4x200m Relay 2nd Place, School Record, 13th fastest time in America.
Aaron Brooks, Glen Humphrey, Trey Allen, and Jimmy Harris (Sophomore)- 4x400m Relay 3rd Place, School Record, 23rd fastest time in America.
Girls Recap:
9th Place finish as a team. Scored more points than any girls team since 2007.
Nicole Payne (Senior)- 60m State Champ, 7A State Record Holder, 11th fastest time in America and new School Record. 400m State Champ, Facility and 7A Record Holder, 4th fastest time in America.
Evie Bell (Junior)- 1600m 6th Place, 800m 7th Place
Grace Campbell (Junior), Halla Stallworth (Junior), Kendra Witherspoon (Sophomore), and Nicole Payne- 4x200m Relay 4th Place and School Record.
Jatoria Abrams (Freshman), Evie Bell, Nicole Payne, and Halla Stallworth- 4x400m Relay 5th Place