Charles “Omar” McBride Wins High Jump at New Balance Nationals

As reported by NC Runners‘ Jason Creasy, Apex High School’s very own Charles “Omar” McBride won the high jump at the New Balance Nationals Outdoor meet in Greensboro June 17 by winning a tiebreak because he only had one miss in the competition at 6-6.25. He cleared 6-8.25 and 6-10.25 on the first event.

Creasy reported: “McBride had a season-best of 6-10 prior to today and was the third-place finisher at the NCHSAA 4A State Championships.  It shows how strong the High Jump competition is within the state has been this year.”

Way to go, Omar! We our proud to call you ours!

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