O'Bryant Girls and Boys Middle School City Champions, 2016!! Click here for photos.
O'Bryant Boys Middle School City Champions, 2014
O'Bryant Boys Middle School 3rd place, 2015
Girls Middle School 4th place, 2015
Program description: The program meets two days per week from 6 - 8:00 pm at the Madison / O'Bryant HS track. It begins June 16th and ends August 13th. The focus of this program is to work on improving your form through drills. We spend 30 minutes on dynamic flexibility and speed drills. We then transitions to agility and plyometric drills using banana hurdles and acceleration ladders on Mondays and resistance training with harnesses and parachutes on Wednesdays. We finish up with various types of circuit training to increase muscular strength and endurance. By improving your form, technique and endurance we can and will improve your speed.
Ruben Sanca – O’Bryant / UMass Lowell –State champion, NCAA
All-American & Olympian
Abdi Ibrahim – East Boston / Emmanuel College –All –ECAC 4 x 800m -
All New England 800m
Omar Abdi – Charlestown/Arkansas/UMass Lowell – Represented Somalia at World Championship - High school All-American - State champion
Ahmed Ali – Charlestown/Providence – State champion
Sunil Kates – Dorchester/RCC/. – City champion- dropped mile time to 4:30 after first year – National qualifier 800m
Adrianne Thornton – O’Bryant/Stonehill – High school All-
American – state champion in the throws Numerous current and past BPS City Champions Current top college athletes
Congratulations to RUBEN SANCA Our alumni for representing Cape Verde in the 2012 London Olympics Please join us in watching Ruben in the 5K race, as he try to go for the GOLD. THORNTON IS JANUARY ATHLETE OF THE MONTH
February 5, 2012
Adrienne Thornton, a senior at O'Bryant High School in Roxbury, MA, is USA Track & Field - New England's Athlete of the Month for January 2012. On January 14 at the East Coast Championship meet in Providence, Adrienne broke the Massachusetts state record in the girls 20 pound weight throw with a toss of 51' 8 3/4", the leading indoor throw in the nation at that point in the season. It was the second time this indoor season she has broken the state record in the event. Thornton also is ranked top 5 in Massachusetts in the shot put and is a capable sprinter and hurdler.
A full list of USATF-NE Athletes of the Month are at usatfne.org
Perseverance Respect Integrity Discipline Excellence
Be a champion in the CLASSROOM, before being a champion on the athletic field.
55 Malcolm X Blvd. Bldg. #3 Roxbury, MA 02120 617-635-9932 www.obryant.us
The John D. O’Bryant School of Mathematics and Science
Headmaster: Nicole Gittens
Athletic Director: Mr. David MacLeod
O’Bryant Coaches: J.Ortega, B. Donna
John D. O’Bryant School of Math and Science
Boys’ and Girls’ Track and Field
José J. Ortega - Track Coach
Ted Loska – Track and Field Coach
Telephone: 1-617-635-9932 (School)
55Malcolm X Blvd. Bldg. #3
Roxbury, MA 02120