Scottsboro runners (left to right) Rex Green, Benson Atkins and Cooper Atkins posted the nation's top-three times in the 1600-meter race this indoor track and field season during last Friday's IceBreaker Invitational.

Scottsboro runners Cooper Atkins, Benson Atkins and Rex Green dominated the Boys 1600-meter run at the IceBreaker Invitational No. 2 at the Birmingham Crossplex Friday night.

That domination went nationwide.

The Scottsboro trio exited the meet with the top-three times in the 1600 in the country this indoor season.

Cooper Atkins won the race with a time of 4:13.25 while Benson Atkins was second (4:15.85) and Rex Green third (4:16.65). All three runner’s times were better than the previous IceBreaker Invitational record in the 1600 (4:19.04).

Scottsboro had a strong meet overall. Zach Avenel finished first in the 3200-meter run (9:37.44) while Noah Bonsall was second in the 800 (2:06.66) and Maddox Hamm was second in the pole vault (14 feet, 6 inches). Other top-five finishes came from Evan Hill third in the 3200 (9:48.71), Ridge Wells fourth in the 800 (2:09.70) and Brady Shaw Hillen fifth in the shot put (32-03.25).

The Scottsboro girls had four top-five finishes. Emma Bradford finished second (12:37.39) in the Girls 1600 (12:37.39) while Emily Fortson (26-11.25) and Tristan Wallingsford were fourth and fifth respectively in the shot put and Lauren Paradise was fifth in the 800 (2:34.98).

The complete results for Scottsboro in the Icebreaker Invitational No. 2 meet: 


60-meter dash

18. Charlsi Henderson (8.91)

25. Lela Moser (9.30)

400-meter dash

18. Charlsi Henderson (1:10.61)

25. McCall Chandler (1:13.11)

27. Lela Moser (1:13.70)

800-meter run

5. Lauren Paradise (2:34.98)

9. Sadie Latham (2:42.57)

10. Mabrey Bonsall (2:43.64)

18. Cambree Branford (2:51.11)

1600-meter run

7. Maddie Gossett (5:41.29)

14. Hannah Cloud (6:28.91)

20. Shelton Linville (6:46.43)

3200-meter run

2. Emma Bradford (12:37.39)

6. Cadence Laughlin (13:17.41)

Shot Put

4. Emily Fortson (26-11.25)

5. Tristan Wallingsford (26-3.5)

6. Amy Roberts (25-11.25)


60-meter dash

24. Brody Williams (7.86)

400-meter dash

8. Ridge Wells (54.86)

10. Brody Williams (55.12)

14. Zach Avenel (55.84)

20. Evan Hill (1:00.21)

800-meter run

2. Noah Bonsall (2:06.66)

4. Ridge Wells (2:09.70)

7. Hamilton Richardson (2:10.75)

13. Brady Thomas (2:15.70)

1600-meter run

1. Cooper Atkins (4:13.25)

2. Benson Atkins (4:15.85)

3. Rex Green (4:16.65)

3200-meter run

1. Zach Avenel (9:37.44)

3. Evan Hill (9:48.71)

High Jump

6. Minh Le (5-02)

Pole Vault

2. Maddox Hamm (14-6)

Shot Put

5. Brady Shaw Killen (32-3.5

11. Zach Wallingsford (28-5)

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