G-A roundup: Track & field teams bury Big Spring

Greencastle-Antrim 126, Big Spring 23: The Blue Devils evened their record to 2-2 (2-2 MPC) with a dominating performance over the Bulldogs in a Mid Penn Colonial meet at Kaley Field.

Katherine Board

Mary Murray, Claire Paci and Kadence Abbott each picked up two wins on the track for Greencastle. Murray doubled in the 100 (12.8) and the 200 (27.2), while Paci won the 1600 (5:12.8) and the 800 (2:28.6), and Abbott won the 100 hurdles (18.5) and 300 hurdles (53.2).

In the field, Jaylynn Schmuck earned wins in the long jump (15-7.5) and triple jump (32-6.5).

Other field winners for the Blue Devils were Piper Linn in the pole vault (10-6), Bailey Hurley in the discus (107-6) and Darcie Holdsworth in the javelin (116.2).

On the track, other winners included Katherine Board in the 3200 (12:47.0) and Hailey Baker in the 400 (1:06.7), the 4 x 100 relay (Murray, Brianna Woodring, Carlee Knepper and Schmuck, 53.5) and the 4 x 400 relay (Baker, Knepper, Sophie Bitner and Paci, 4:38.1).

Greencastle-Antrim 133, Big Spring 16: It was no contest Tuesday afternoon at Kaley Field, as the Blue Devils trounced the Bulldogs in a Mid Penn Colonial meet.

Iyshone Coleman

Greencastle (4-0, 4-0 MPC) won every event on the track and all but two in the field.

William Schaeffer earned two wins — the triple jump in 37-4.5 and the high jump in 5-6 — for the Blue Devils, and Seth Stouffer grabbed wins in the 100 (10.8) and 200 (22.1).

G-A spread the wealth on the track. In addition to Stouffer, winners included Bill Harper (110 hurdles, 17.1), Kyle Baker (1600, 4:35.9), Iyshone Coleman (400, 53.6), Aiden Blankenship (300 hurdles, 44.6), Hayden Parks (800, 2:00.2) and Caden Hudson (3200, 10:39.7).

The relay teams swept first place. The 4 x 800 team was Baker, Hudson, Dalton Noblit and Parks (11:44.0); the 4 x 100 team included Tavon Cooper, Stouffer, Will Young and Trent Merillat (45.9); and 4 x 400 team of Coleman, Reid Harper, Austin Nelson and Bill Harper (3:46.9).


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