21 Mar 2016

Track and Field Wins Big!

The track & field team racked up 235 points and a landslide victory in the Catholic High Alumni Invitational meet last Saturday.  St. Amant finished a distant second, scoring 78 points, while Southern Lab placed third with 68 points in a field of nine teams. The Bears captured first place in eleven of the eighteen events. 

Event results:

JAVELIN
Jacob Thornton (1st) 157-11
Cole McKnight (2nd) 154-1
Ben D’Armond (4th) 135-5

SHOT PUT
Nigel Despinasse (1st) 53-6
Zach Tom (2nd) 52-3
London Lewis (3rd) 44-10

DISCUS
Nigel Despinasse (1st) 159-5
London Lewis (2nd) 131-0
Ethan Ford (5th) 115-4

LONG JUMP
Jace Attuso (1st) 22-4.75
Brian Herry (4th) 20-5.75
Clyde Edwards-Helaire (6th) 20-2

HIGH JUMP
Brian Herry (2nd) 6-0
Vernon Langley (6th) 5-4

POLE VAULT
Chandler Kelleher (1st) 13-0
Cade Rounds (3rd) 10-0
Paul Cassisa (4th) 9-0

4X200 METER RELAY
Catholic (4th) 1:32.5

1600 METER RUN
Robert Peek (1st) 4:43.6
Harold Miller (2nd) 4:48.0
Tre’ Shamlin (3rd) 4:55.2

110 METER HURDLES
Vernon Langley (2nd) 15.4

100 METER DASH
Jace Attuso (1st) 10.8
Clyde Edwards-Helaire (6th) 11.3

800 METER RUN
Michael Hubbell (1st) 1:59.9
Brian Miller (3rd) 2:00.9
Mathew Howell (5th) 2:04.9

4X100 METER RELAY
Catholic (5th) 44.7

400 METER DASH
Patrick Stephens (1st) 50.5
Trevor Thibodeaux (3rd) 51.9
Lane Palmisano (4th) 52.3

300 METER HURDLES
Vernon Langley (4th) 45.3

3200 METER RUN
Thomas Laville (1st) 10:06.1
Caleb Dugas (2nd) 10:12.6
Josh Durnin (3rd) 10:31.5

4X400 METER RELAY
Catholic (1st) 3:27.8

The team will be back in action after the Easter holidays at the Meet of Champions in Mobile, Alabama, on Saturday, April 2nd.