Sophomore wins pole vault

W hitehall’s track team received a pair of strong individual performances in limited action last week.

Tyler Sweenor won the pole vault event at the Bemus Invitational held last Thursday at Greenwich High School.

Sweenor cleared the bar at 10 feet, six inches, a foot higher than the runner-up.

He was the only Whitehall athlete to place at the event, which is open to freshmen and sophomores only.

On Saturday, Zach Diekel finished third in the discus at the Queensbury Invitational, recording a throw of 127 feet.

Sweenor also picked up a point for the Whitehall boys track team by finishing in eighth place in the pole vault.
The boy’s team finished 18th out of 20 teams with a total of seven points.

A number of athletes were unable to compete because of prom.

The team will next compete at the Schuylerville Invitational at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 18.

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 – 04/24/15

Northshire Freepress – 04/24/15

Lakes Region Freepress – 04/24/15

Weekender – 04/24/15

Classifieds 04/22/14

Dresden throws support to medical marijuana facility

medical marijuana

By Dan King The Town of Dresden has joined the growing list of towns throughout Washington County that are throwing […]

Heather Michaud to have art displayed at the Hyde

Michaud Drawing

By Dan King A Whitehall High School student will have her artwork displayed at one of the region’s greatest art […]

Hampton Firehouse may change hands

21281963

By Derek Liebig The Town of Hampton is considering selling the Hampton Firehouse to the Hampton Volunteer Fire Department, which […]

Granville Science Fair a hit

DSC_0111

Joshua Bassett A dry Christmas tree that emitted melodic sounds when hit was just one of the many exhibits on […]

Baseball routs Corinth, Salem, Bolton

Derek Thomas rips a basehit diown the left field line

The Whitehall baseball team bounced back from a non-league loss to Fort Ann by blowing out Corinth, Salem and Bolton. […]

Whitehall not conducting background checks?

By Dan King Whitehall Central School has brought on a substantial amount of staff members, bus drivers and substitutes this […]

Baseball downed by league foes

Wasaren League play has not been kind to Granville’s baseball team in the early part of the season. The Horde […]