Springer, Lodge rule Relay Fair
THE LODGE SCHOOL scored an emphatic and morale-boosting win over the Under-20 boys 4×400 metres relay at the back end of Saturday’s annual Relay Fair.
The team of Akeem McCollin, Wade Garner, Darian Alleyne and Romario Marshall sounded an ominous warning to all comers at next month’s Barbados Secondary Schools Championships with a rampant run. they clocked 3:15.7 minutes.
It is significant that the squad they beat into second spot is touted as one of their main rivals. The Lester Vaughan also fielded their strongest quartet with the precocious Rivaldo Leacock joined by Antonio Weekes, Michael Nicholls and Stephen Griffith and clocked 3:17.8 minutes in a commendable effort.
That triumph enabled Lodge to take the title among the male teams with 76 points, from Combermere (70) and Lester Vaughan (55).
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