Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Former West Charlotte star wins A-10 honors

Former West Charlotte High standout Demario House was named the Atlantic 10 Men Performer of the Week after his outstanding performances at the Tiger Track Classic in Auburn, Ala., for the Charlotte 49ers. House competed in the 100-meter dash, 200-meter dash and the 4x100-meter relay for Charlotte.

In the 100m, House ran a 10.53, which was the second fastest time of the season by a Charlotte sprinter. Later in the 200m dash, House clocked a 21.49, also the second fastest Charlotte time of the season.

House then finished the weekend by running the first leg of the 4x100m relay that posted a 40.50, which ranks as the fastest Charlotte time of the season and seventh fastest in Niner history.