The boys track team scored 31 points on the 1st day of competition at the District Track Meet at Independence yesterday. Ethan Filippi finished 2nd in the pole vault, the 4×800 relay team of Ben Giulivo, Luke Jefferson, Andrew Zoeckler and Ben Mosher finished 2nd and Emmanuel Lodge finished 3rd in the shot put, earning them all a spot in next week’s Regional Meet. Also scoring were Jarrett Kelly and Jay Jones in the long jump and Danny Dusek in the pole vault.
In the semifinals, Jermaine Francis, in both hurdle races, Jarrett Kelly in the 100 meter dash, John Caja in the 200 meter dash, and the 4×200 and 4×100 relays teams all had the fastest qualifying times of the day. Also qualifying for the finals were Brandon Steward in the high hurdles, Ben Giulivo and Michael Nozak in the 800 and Andrew Kenaga in the 200 meter dash.
The finals will be on Friday at Independence with the field events at 3:00 pm and the running events at 4:30 pm.
Today the girls will travel to Bedford for their District Meet. The field events start at 4:00 pm and the running events are at 5:00 pm.