ESM boys, girls track sides sweep CBA

J-D track sides roll past Mexico

Elsewhere for the Spartans, Venice Magunga was victorious in the 100 sprint in 13.8 seconds, while Nina Zesky cleared 5’2” in the high jump.

CBA’s Julie McInvale earned a victory in the discus with a throw of 72’8”, with Kiana Ferguson taking the 200-meter dash in 28.3 seconds and Anna Schug winning the 400 sprint in 1:03.1. They both were on the Brothers’ winning 4x100 relay side that finished in 52.5 seconds.

Jamesville-DeWitt, who had already swept CBA the week before, now did the same to Mexico, prevailing 97-35 on the boys side and 112-29 on the girls side.

Taumeras Howard, running in the 100, finished in 11.7 seconds, going on to take the 200 sprint in 24.1 seconds. Nate Sturgeon prevailed in the 400 hurdles (1:03.1) and went 18’8” to win the long jump as Dylan Volk recorded a top triple jump of 39’1”.

The Red Rams swept all the field events as Joe Murphy cleared 5’6” in the high jump, Brian Roth tossed the shot ptu 41’4 ½” and Davis Elmore had a top discus throw of 128’2”.

Zach Liebmann was first in the 400 sprint in 54.1 seconds, also helping Howard, Volk and Sturgeon as J-D won the 4x100 relay in 44.5 seconds. This followed a 4x800 where the Rams, who saw Mexico star James Gowans sweep the 800, 1,600 and 3,200-meter runs, got Will Hohreiter, Andrew Scibilia, Nick Harron and Samuel Dye to win in 8:51.9.

Sierra Vasiliou won three field events for the Rams, throwing the shot put 33’1” and clearing 4’8” in the high jump while also going 14’4” in the long jump. Tangela Hightower threw the discus 90’2” to prevail there.

On the oval, Ally Fox set the tone, prevailing in the 100 (12.7 seconds) and 200 (27.1 seconds) sprints. Rachel Fairbanks showed her versatility by claiming the 400 sprint in 1:01.6 and the much longer 3,000-meter event in 11:45.3.

Taylor-Rae Danforth, victorious in the pole vault (5’6”), went 17.3 seconds to prevail in the 100 hurdles as Emilee Carpenter (1,500, 5:09.2), Allison Semmel (400 hurdles, 1:11.9), Laura Wengert (800, 2:34.6) also prevailed.

J-D also won two of the three relay events. Wengert, Fairbanks, Samantha Clemons and Hannah Stefl would cover the 4x800 10:34.5, while Danforth, Fox, Vasiliou and Patrece Martin worked together and won the 4x100 in 51.6 seconds.

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