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April 30, 2014

Roundup: Raiders, Hounds track teams earn sweeps

- — BOYS TRACK & FIELD

ä Reynolds 91, Farrell 59 —
At Transfer, the host Raiders rolled, led by multiple-winners Ryan McQuown (400, high jump, 4x4 relay anchor) and distance standout James Slater (3200, distance-relay leg).

Dewayne Burns (200) and his fellow Farrell Steelers’ sprinter Marquail Freeman (100) contributed to the winning 4x1 relay, as did Rob Guelledge (high hurdles).

ä Wilmington 104, Kennedy Catholic 44 — At New Wilmington, the host Greyhounds humbled the Golden Eagles.

Stefan Pontius (high, intermediate hurdles, pole vault), Calvin Gealy (1600-, 3200-meter runs, distance-relay leg), Shae Clark (shot, disc), and David Perrine (long, triple jumps, 4x1 leg) led the Hounds. Brett Whitty (800), Moses Morris and Buddy Wynder also contributed with relay legs.

Phillips finished 1st in the 100- and 200-meter dashes to key KC, while Jake Feeney and Jon Schneider secured wins in the high jump and javelin, respectively.

ä Lakeview 104, West Middlesex 46 — At Stoneboro, Blake Reddick copped 1st place in the 100, 200, 400 and 400 relay in leading the Sailors past the Big Reds.

Colson Atwell (110, 300 hurdles), Connor Stankovich (800, 400 relay), Austin Rice (400 relay, high jump) and Zach VanDusen (400 relay, 1600 relay) were double-event winners for Lakeview.

Isaac Williams (1600, 3200) and Eric Lucich (triple jump, pole vault) led the way for West Middlesex.

The Region 1 championship will be decided this coming Tuesday in a battle of unbeatens as Wilmington hosts Lakeview.

ä Mercer 114, Sharon 35; Mercer 117, Sharpsville 31; Greenville 91, Mercer 59 — At the County Seat, the host Mustangs were led by Jarred Davis (high, intermediate hurdles, 100-meter dash), and versatile Zachary Peck (800, triple jump).

Jake Peavy captured the long and high jumps to pace Sharpsville and Christian Riggle took 1st in the long and high jumps.

GIRLS TRACK & FIELD

ä Reynolds 64, Farrell 51 —
At Transfer, the host Lady Raiders were led by Brooke Bresnan (high hurdles, javelin), and versatile Madison Gongloff (pole vault, triple jump).

For Farrell, Jarisa Sharper (100) joined Lady Steelers’ sprinters Samuels, King and Gardner, all of whom also won individual events.

ä Wilmington 128, Kennedy Catholic 7 — At New Wilmington, Hannah Drake won 4 events while Hannah Winters and Elizabeth Ferrante were triple-event winners as the ’Hounds rolled.

Drake captured the 100-meter dash (14.3) and the long (15-11) and triple (34-4) jumps and ran on the 1st-place 1600 relay team.

Winters won the 400 and was part of foursomes that won the 1600 and 3200 relays while Ferrante swept the hurdles and ran on the 1st-place 400-meter relay squad.

KC did not win any events during the meet.

ä West Middlesex 90, Lakeview 60 — At Stoneboro, Kristen White was a triple-event winner for the Ms. Reds as they beat Lakeview on a “cold, blustery, windy track,” said WM coach Bob Morris.

White earned 1st place in the 800 (2:37) and 1600 (5:58.7) and ran the anchor leg on the winning 1600-meter relay (4:37.1). Double-event winners for WM were Sophia Kachulis (1600 relay, 3200 relay), Anna Zrile (3200, 3200 relay), Alyson Pierce (400, 1600 relay) and Sarah Lucich (shot put, javelin).

Taylor Reed won 4 events to lead Lakeview — the 100 (13.3), 200 (28.4), 400 relay (53.5) and long jump (14-5). Tia Ray swept the hurdles for the Lady Sailors and also ran on the winning 400 relay squad.

ä Mercer 97, Sharon 44; Mercer 112, Sharpsville 33; Mercer 90, Greenville 56 — At Mercer, Megan McKinney (high, intermediate hurdles), Courtney Young (100, 200), thrower Brest (shot, disc) and Mindy Brown (long, triple jumps) led the host Lady M’s.

Jordan Williams won the 800-, 1600- and 3200-meter runs to lead the Lady Tigers.

Molly Montalvo (shot, disc) tallied twin triumphs for the Lady Trojans.

POSTPONEMENTS

Baseball —
Sharon at Hickory, TBA; Grove City vs. Cathedral Prep, April 28, to May 8, 4 p.m.

Softball — Corry at Hickory, today; Sharon at Wilmington, today; Reynolds at Sharpsville Tuesday, to Thursday; Sharpsville vs. Hickory, Thursday, to TBA; Mercer at Lakeview, today; Conneaut Area at Grove City, to today, 4 p.m.; Grove City vs. Mercer, today, to May 16 p.m., 4 p.m.

Tennis — Greenville at Sharon, TBA; Grove City at Hickory, Monday, to Friday, 10 a.m.; Grove City vs. Kennedy Cathoiic, Tuesday, to Thursday, 3 p.m.

Track & Field — Hickory at Slippery Rock, May 6.

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