07 Mar 2016

Track And Field Opens Outdoor Season With Impressive Win

The CHS track and field team opened their outdoor season with an impressive performance on Saturday at Catholic High. The Bears won fourteen of the eighteen events, to run away with the team title in the Tip Off Meet. The CHS team total of 269 more than doubled the score of the second-place team. The Bears had five events in which competitors had 1-2-3 finishes.

Bears in the Tip Off Meet:

SHOT PUT
Nigel Despinasse (1st) 51-7
Zach Tom (2nd) 50-6
Landon Lewis (3rd) 44-8

DISCUS
Nigel Despinasse (1st) 149-1
London Lewis (2nd) 132-8
Ethan Ford (3rd) 120-11

JAVELIN
Alex Bertrand (1st) 174-0
Jacob Thornton (2nd) 167-11
Cole McKnight (3rd) 160-10

LONG JUMP
Jace Attuso (1st) 23-0
Clyde Edwards-Helaire (2nd) 20-8
Josh Tuminello (3rd) 20-7 1/4

TRIPLE JUMP
Jace Attuso (1st) 45-7 1/2
Andrew Cedel (5th) 38-9
Brian Herry (6th) 38-8 3/4

HIGH JUMP
Robby Branstetter (1st) 6-1
Brian Herry (3rd) 5-11

POLE VAULT
Chandler Kelleher (1st) 12-0
Robby Branstetter (2nd) 12-0

4X200 RELAY
Catholic (1st) 1:28.0

1600 METER RUN
Jeffrey Kelley (2nd) 4:33.3
Caleb Dugas (6th) 4:44.3

110 METER HURDLES
Kam Cummings (1st) 14.5
Vernon Langley (4th) 16.3

100 METER DASH
Clyde Edwards-Helaire (2nd) 11.0

800 METER RUN
Michael Hubbell (1st) 2:02.2
Mathew Howell (2nd) 2:02.5
Peyton Cooley (3rd) 2:03.6

4X100 METER RELAY
Catholic (3rd) 44.2

400 METER DASH
Patrick Stephens (2nd) 50.3
Tyrell Jackson (4th) 52.6

300 METER HURDLES
Kam Cummings (1st) 39.8
Vernon Langley (5th) 44.2

200 METER DASH
Sethan Hollier (1st) 21.7

3200 METER RUN
Thomas Laville (1st) 10:18.3

4X400 METER RELAY
Catholic (1st) 3:26.8

Standings from the Tip Off Classic:
1. Catholic 269, 2. Episcopal 104, 3. Scotlandville 60, 4. Southern Lab 54,
5. Brother Martin 53, 6. Denham Springs 17

The CHS track and field team will return to competition on Saturday, March 12, in the Brothers of the Sacred Heart meet on campus. The first event gets started at 11 a.m.