Girls Bees second, boys third at CNYCL National meet

Meanwhile, in the boys meet Shaun Thompson dominated the 3,200-meter run, his time of 9:39.30 nearly half a minute ahead of the field as Andrew Fleming (10:33.02) took fourth. Thompson also was second in the mile in 4:37.99.

B'ville swept all three boys relays. Rudy Sapp, Andrew Hoover, Jon Hingre and Ethan Pacheck combined to win an exciting 4x400 relay as, in a time of 3:36.29, it beat Liverpool by 0.61 seconds.

In the 4x200, it proved the same as Sapp, Hoover, Todd Mitchell and Alex Nagy prevailed over Liverpool, 1:37.22 to 1:37.57, and in the 4x800 Thompson, Alec Peinkofer, Josh Perez and Andrew Fleming won in 8:38.03, with CNS 3.40 seconds behind.

Not content with that, Sapp went on to win the 55 sprint over Mitchell, 6.81 seconds to 6.90. Mitchell added a third in the 300 (38.47 seconds). Peinkofer rose to second in the 1,000 (2:38.58), as Pacheck landed in second in the 600 in 1:31.21 and Matt Pond was sixth. Hoover got second in the 55 hurdles in 8.28 seconds.

The Bees stayed close despite getting just eight points in field events. Kirk Anderson had six of them, clearing 9 feet 6 inches for third place in the pole vault as Hingre was fifth in the high jump.

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