Apr 20, 2009 Phil Blackwell Uncategorized
Strong in sprints, distances and field events, the Baldwinsville boys track and field team dominated last Tuesday’s meet at West Genesee, beating the Wildcats 98-43.
Sean Bernstein took three individual titles. He won the 100-meter dash (11.0 seconds), edged WG’s Zac Karpinski in the 200-meter dash (22.4 seconds, to Karpinski’s 22.5) and tied teammate Brian Kane in the high jump, each clearing 6 feet 2 inches.
Tim Chambers, who won the 800-meter run in 2:06.2, combined with Adam Pacheck as they helped B’ville take the 4×800 relay in 8:35.6.
On his own, Pacheck won the 3,200-meter run (10:20.6) as Shaun Thompson took the mile in 4:38.8. Bernstein helped the Bees win the 4×100 relay in 44.9 seconds as it also took first in the 4×400 relay in 3:44.9.
It completely turned around on Thursday at Pelcher-Arcaro Stadium as B’ville’s girls team fell to West Genesee 94-47.
Cathleen Green provided a good moment when she won the 100-meter high hurdles in 18.5 seconds and cleared 5 feet to win the high jump.
Paige Corso took the 100-meter dash in 13.6 seconds, while Nicole Fecco sped to first place in the 800-meter run (2:26.6) and Erica Miller tossed the shot put 31 feet 6 inches. WG’s Katie Bott led her side with wins in the 200-meter dash (27.0 seconds), 400-meter dash (1:03.0) and 400-meter hurdles (1:10.4).
During Saturday’s Jordan-Elbridge Invitational, the girls Bees had Green win the triple jump by going 32 feet 2 1/2 inches and take second in the long jump with 15 feet 5 3/4 inches.
B’ville also inished second in the 4×800 relay as Fecco, Jaimee Balloni, Kristina Sprague and Ashley Shaheen put up a time of 9:59.4 that only Skaneateles (9:48.3) could top.
Balloni worked on her own to take third place in the 400 in 1:04 flat, while Paige Corso got sixth (28.3 seconds) in the 200-meter dash. Kallie Castetter was fourth in the high jump, clearing 4 feet 10 inches.