May 22, 2015
Ethan Myers among standouts at Austin Sealey Classics

Vincentian Ethan Myers was among the outstanding athletes last weekend at the Austin Sealey Classics, staged in Barbados.

Competing for X-Cel Academy, Myers, in the Under-15 age group placed first in the 80 metres hurdles, as well as the long jump.

In the hurdles, he clocked 13.04 seconds over the obstacles and sprang a distance of 5.56 metres in the long jump.{{more}}

Myers also placed second in the 200 m in 24.86 seconds and was third in the 100 m, clocking 12.25 seconds.

Sharing the spotlight with Myers were Achilles Browne – B C Trac; Vivica Addison – Rising Stars; Savion Hoyte – Rising Stars; Kyanna Collymore – Lodge; Tiana Bowen – Rising Stars; Ronnel Jacobs – Jaguars of Tobago; Daryl Sobers – B C Trac and Joshua Benjamin Phelipa-Trupial of Curacao.

Myers, a second form student of the St Vincent Grammar School, said he was happy at his efforts and the opportunity to show his wares overseas.

A member of the St Vincent and the Grenadines training squad for the Central America and Caribbean Juvenile Championships at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in July 18 -19, Myers, 13, hopes to make the final cut.