Western Branch senior and Penn State University recruit Byron Robinson (Photo by Jacqueline Justice) clocked a a US #1 time of 53.45 in the 400 meter hurdles on day one of the Atlantic Coast Spring Break Invitational in Suffolk, Virginia. Coming off an indoor season with best times of 1:04.37 in the 500 meter dash and 34.32 in the 300 meter dash, Robinson was pushed to the national leading time by Booker T. Washington's Rodney Johnson, who had a runner-up performance of 54.01, which ranks him #3 in the nation currently.
Performance list for the first annual Atlantic Coast "Spring Break" Invitational to be held April 5th & 6th at Lakeland High School in Suffolk. MileStat.com will be on-site with photo coverage. The 400 meter hurdles on Friday could see some fast times from Great Bridge's Heather Smith (1:02.22 PR) and Western Branch's Byron Robinson (53.56 PR) in the rarely contested event in the state of Virginia.