Girls Varsity Track · Track standouts sign to colleges


Two Lady Spartan track and field athletes recently signed their National Letters of Intent to run track at the college level.  

Jae’Anna Hughes-Casey is headed to Ursuline College to major in nursing and Deji’Ona Simpson will also study nursing at Grand Valley State University. Both were heavily recruited.

Some of Hughes-Casey’s highlights are below:

2019 Indoor

*7.80sec personal best in the 60m Dash
* 60m Dash, 9th place finish at OATCCC Division 1 Indoor State Championships
* 4x200m Relay, 5th place finish at OATCCC Division 1 Indoor State

Championships
*4x400m Relay, 8th place finish at OATCCC Division 1 Indoor State Championship

 

2019 Outdoor
* 5’1 High Jump, District Champion, OSHAA Division 2 District

Simpson’s highlights are as follows:

2020 Indoor

* 400m Dash, 5th place finish at OATCCC Division 1 Indoor State Championship
* 4x200m Relay, 5th place finish at OATCCC Division 1 Indoor State Championship
* 4x400m Relay, 8th place finish at OATCCC Division 1 Indoor State Championship

 

2019 Indoor
* 400m Dash School Record Holder (56.50sec)
* 400m Dash League, District & Regional Champion
*400m OSHAA Division 1 State Qualifier
*400m Undefeated Regular Season
* 200m League and District Champion
* 4x400m Relay Undefeated Season


2018 Outdoor
* 4x200m Relay OSHAA Division 1 State Qualifier
* 4x200m Relay League Champion & District/Regular Runner Up
4x400m Relay League Champion, District Runner Up, Registration Qualifier
* 400m League and District Runner Up


2018 Indoor
* 4x200m Relay 3rd place finish, OATCCC Division 1 Indoor State Championships
* 4x400m Relay OATCCC Division 1 State Qualifier