Coach Ashley leads his Asheville School 4 x 800 relay team to smash school record!

Randy Ashley Asheville SchoolCoach Ashley leads his Asheville School 4 x 800 relay team to smash their previous school record by 6 seconds at the Taco Bell Track & Field Classic, held at the Harry Parone Stadium at Spring Valley High School in Columbia, SC on 4/13/12.

All 4 Asheville School runners (3 juniors and 1 senior) PR'd and came in at a blazing 8:09, six seconds faster than the school record (set by 3 of these same 4 runners in 2011)!

Runners photographed beside Coach Ashley (from left to right) include Ben Fiedler, Paul Jordan, Robert Cook, and Gabe O'Friel,


The Taco Bel Track & Field Classic is a 'Top 10 Select Meet', where athletes from over 110 schools in 10 states (including New York, Florida, and Pennsylvania compete). Over 5,000 fans are expected to see some of the best teams in the country. Alumni of this annual event include Olympic gold medalists, Super Bowl champions and participants, current NFL players, and at least one current national track record holder.