Betty Fairfax’s Ma’kayla Dickerson Set a State Record in the 300 Meter Hurdles

Posted by Communications on 5/2/2018

Betty Fairfax’s Ma’kayla Dickerson set a state record in the 300 meter hurdles, won the high jump and had second place finishes in the 200 meters and the 100 meter hurdles at the Division II Track and Field Championships, March 5.  Dickerson had personal bests in every event and scored 36 of Fairfax’s 39 points, as the Stampede Girls finished 6th in the team scoring.  Dickerson, a junior, turned in a 41.72 time in the 300 hurdles to set a record that had stood for six years.  Her time is also the third-best in the nation this year.   Anaya Mathews finished 6th in the shotput for the other Fairfax points.  In the Boys division,   Carmayne White, tied for second in the high jump and was 5th in the long jump.