Record-setting long jumper Omaria Gordon from Olympia is named the Orlando All-Area girls track athlete of the year after claiming her first FHSAA state title with an impressive long jump performance.

By the Numbers
  • Gordon made a Class 4A state championship leap of 20 feet, 5¾ inches, breaking an Orlando area record from 1987.
  • Gordon was undefeated in seven meets in the long jump and also excelled in the 100-meter low hurdles and triple jump.
State of Play
  • Omaria Gordon's exceptional performance in multiple events earned her the title of Orlando Sentinel track and field athlete of the year.
  • The all-area team includes athletes from Central Florida competing in the FHSAA series for schools in Orange, Osceola, Seminole, Lake, and southwest Volusia counties.
Bottom Line

Omaria Gordon's record-breaking long jump and overall outstanding performances have secured her position as the Orlando All-Area girls track athlete of the year, setting a high standard for track and field excellence in the region.