Boys Track sweeps

T he Whitehall Boys track teams’ success continued last week as the team swept Salem and Corinth in a dual meet at home.

Jake Evans won the 110 hurdles, 400 hurdles and high jump for Whitehall, Jared DeRusha won the triple and long jump, and Zach Diekel continued his dominance of the throwing events, winning the shot put and discus.

PJ Ferguson and Tyler Sweenor were also winners for Whitehall, capturing the 3200 meters and pole vault events, respectively.

The 400 relay team of Dave Rich, DeRusha, Codie Bascue and Josh Hoagland also placed first, more than a second ahead of runner up Salem.

Besides running on the winning relay team, Hoagland also placed third in the 100, second in the 200 and the shot put to wrap up a solid day.  

Other strong performances for Whitehall included Evan McLaughlin’s second place finish in the discus, Rich finishing in second in the pole vault, Danny Low’s third place finish in the 110 hurdles, and Toran Tracy’s third place finish in the 800 meters.

With the sweep, the boys improved to 7-2 on the season.

The girls were led by Kelsie Benjamin who won the shot put and the discus, and Rebecca Lavin who won the 1500 meters, the 800 meters and the triple jump.

Aerial Ramey finished second in the 200 meters for Whitehall.

Comments

comments

Read more in this week's Times in newsstands now or click here to read right now with our e-edition.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Lakes Classifieds – 01/23/15

Northshire Freepress 01/23/15

Lakes Region Freepress 01/23/15

Weekender 01/23/15

Classifieds 01/21/14

Rivals speak on sports’ success

DSC_0075

By Derek Liebig When the Granville Board of Education decided last week to abandon the school district’s 30-year affiliation with […]

Landlord says he is remedying properties

S Williams Street

By Dan King A Queensbury man, who owns multiple properties in Whitehall, says he has been working on getting all […]

District to reevaluate schedule

DSC_0020

By Dan King Whitehall School District Superintendent Liz Legault said the district will begin working toward a new block schedule […]

Probation officers to carry firearms

Murphy, Jeff 2

By Derek Liebig In a split vote, the Washington County Board of Supervisors approved a resolution last week authorizing probation […]

Two close losses for boys’ hoops

The Whitehall boys’ basketball team lost two games by a combined nine points last week. On Friday evening, the Railroaders […]

No new leads in case of missing man

By Derek Liebig It’s been a year since Jonathan Schaff was last seen walking from a Main Street bar toward […]

Boys’ basketball downed by Hoosick Falls

Granville’s boys’ basketball team played one of its best halves of basketball but was unable to contain an undefeated Hoosick […]