Regional runners



BOSTON — The Mount Desert Island High School Indoor track team sent a small contingent to the New England High School Championships at the Reggie Lewis Track in Boston on March 6.

In the girls’ 55-meter dash, senior Danielle Hutchins took 13th place with a time of 7.52 seconds. Hutchins also ran the 300-meter dash and placed 10th with a time of 41.83. Hutchins was joined in the 300-meter by sophomore Destiny Kanu, who got 19th place with her time of 56.97.

Senior Heather Spurling competed in the two-mile run, placing 23rd overall running to a time of 12:08.62.

Spurling also was a member of the 4×800-meter relay, which was rounded out by fellow MDI runners Kailyn Russell, Catie Smith and Kymry Brooks. The team took 20th place with a time of 10:42.49.