Girls Lakers win MVITA Division I crown

Caz completes season sweep of meets at Colgate

Capping off a month of unbroken success, the Cazenovia girls indoor track and field team earned the Mohawk Valley Indoor Track Association Division I championship Tuesday night at Colgate University’s Sanford Field House.

Though Rome Free Academy offered a serious challenge, the Lakers, with 209.5 points, still took the top spot, leaving the Black Knights second with 148 points.

Paige Biviano again dominated in the 55-meter hurdles, prevailing in 9.19 seconds, and won the long jump by going 15 feet 9 inches as Liz Pittman was third (14 feet 3 ½ inches) and Beth Marcelle sixth. Biviano added a second in the high jump (4 feet 9 inches), ahead of Marie Sugio in fourth and Allissa Parrella in sixth.

Jillian Vogl and Ashley Winn went 1-2 in the 300-meter dash, as Vogl won in 42.87 seconds. Winn was second here (43.27 seconds), but claimed the 55-meter dash in 7.57 seconds as Liz Pittman took fifth. Vogl, Ashley Kent, Jessie Matt and Anna Schultz roared to victory in the 4x200 relay in 1:55.21.

Caroline Marshall earned a victory in the 1,500-meter run in 5:03.19, with Margaret Wolsey third in 5:29.45. Jeannette Cudney stepped up and won the 3,000-meter run in a clocking of 11:10.23, with Tori Wright fifth and Meredith Shephard sixth. Grace Milmoe got second in the 600-meter run in 1:53.91, while Maureen Milmoe was fourth (1:54.63).

Rae Tobey earned third place in the 1,000-meter run in 3:29.67, where Evelyn Wells was sixth. Cudney, Tobey, Megan Stanford and Tori Wright made their way to second place in the 4x800 relay in 10:52.60.

Glenna Kelehan and Maria vanNieuwland tied for second in the pole vault, both of them clearing 5 feet 6 inches. Pittman got second in the triple jump by going 29 feet 1 ¾ inches, ahead of Maureen Milmoe (28 feet 10 inches) in third and Stanford (28 feet 5 ½ inches) in fourth.

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