Trojan Lady Tracksters Take Win



BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School girls’ outdoor track team took a win over the powerful Old Town Coyotes and eight other teams on Friday at MDI High School. The boys took second behind Old Town by a narrow 14 points.

MDI’s Destiny Kanu stretches it out during her win of the 400-meter dash during the outdoor track meet at Mount Desert Island High School Friday.—JEFF WALLS
MDI’s Destiny Kanu stretches it out during her win of the 400-meter dash during the outdoor track meet at Mount Desert Island High School Friday.—JEFF WALLS

BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School girls’ outdoor track team took a win over the powerful Old Town Coyotes and eight other teams on Friday at MDI High School. The boys took second behind Old Town by a narrow 14 points.

Alexa Bonsey leapt to a win in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of :18.31.

Freshman Malia Demers loped to a time of 5:55.19 in the 1,600-meter run for a first-place finish.

Destiny Kanu flew to first-place finishes in the 400-meter and the 200-meter dash. Her 400-meter time was 1:02.90 and she finished her 200-meter dash in :27.27.

Chelsey Curran reached 8 feet in the pole vault, earning her first place in the event.

The 4×400-meter relay team of Demers, Mackenzie Curtis, Kailyn Russell, Bliss Weathers took first place with a time of 4:29.67.

For the boys, Nat Hinckley had a big throw of 155 feet, 6 inches, to take first place. Hinckley also reeled in first in the shot put with a throw of 40 feet, 2 inches.

Taylor Brown joined Hinckley in the winner’s circle with his chuck in the discus. His throw of 114 feet, 6 inches surpassed MDI’s second place Spence Simis by nearly 13 feet.

Girls’ Team Scores: 1) Mount Desert Island HS 171.50, 2) Old Town High School 157.50, 3) Hermon High School 83, 4) Central High School 72, 5) Mattanawcook Academy 58, 6) Searsport District High 12, 7) Calais 10, 8) Calvary Chapel 6

Boys’ Team Scores: 1) Old Town High School 155, 2) Mount Desert Island HS 147.50, 3) Hermon High School 86.50, 4) Central High School 77, 5) Mattanawcook Academy 57, 6) Calais 39, 7) Calvary Chapel 16

Girls’ results

100-meter hurdles
1) Bonsey, Alexa 18.31
4) Sun, Yina 19.66

100-meter dash
3) Lewis, Emily 14.42
6) Petersen, Nina 14.99

1,600-meter run
1) Demers, Malia 5:55.19
2) Russell, Kailyn 6:02.34
3) Curtis, Mackenzie 6:04.09

4×100-meter relay

2) Mount Desert Island HS 56.87
1) Sun, Yina 2) Burr, Bailey
3) Lewis, Emily 4) Blanford, Augusta

4) Mount Desert Island H S ‘B’59.90
1) Lewis, Julia 2) Cast, Summer
3) Petersen, Nina 4) Prestinari, Katie

400-meter dash
1) Kanu, Destiny 1:02.90

300-meter hurdles
2) Blanford, Augusta 54.53
4) Burr, Bailey 57.86
5) Lewis, Julia 59.70

Girls’ 800-meter run
2) Russell, Kailyn 2:40.56
3) Weathers, Bliss 2:41.09
10) Gile, Ninah 3:31.02
12) Clement, Rachel 3:35.88

200-meter dash
1) Kanu, Destiny 27.27
4) Demers, Malia 29.14
5) Lewis, Emily 29.29
6) Curran, Chelsea 29.34

4×400-meter relay

1) Mount Desert Island HS 4:29.67
1) Demers, Malia 2) Curtis, Mackenzie
3) Russell, Kailyn 4) Weathers, Bliss

4) Mount Desert Island HS ‘B’ 5:16.22
1) Blanford, Augusta 2) Cast, Summer
3) Petersen, Nina 4) Smith, Caitie

6) Mount Desert Island HS ‘C’ 5:40.04
1) Clement, Rachel 2) Connery, Erin
3) Gile, Ninah 4) McMinimy, Rachael

High jump
3) MacLeod, Amanda 4’6”
5) Blanford, Augusta 4’4”
6) Prestinari, Katie 4’2”

Long jump
2) Burr, Bailey 13’8”

Triple jump
2) Burr, Bailey 29’7.25”

Girls’ shot put
4) O’Donnell, Rebecca 25’

Girls’ pole vault
1) Curran, Chelsea 8’
3) Russell, Kailyn 6’6”
4) Smith, Caitie 6’6”

Boys’ results

4×800-meter relay

3) Mount Desert Island HS 9:32.56
1) Thomas, Haydn 2) Sproule, John
3) Klausky, Cam 4) Puglisi, Noah

110-meter hurdles
2) Norwood, Travis 18.87

100-meter dash
3) Magnani, James 12.08

1,600-meter run
4) Thomas, Haydn 5:30.95
5) Klausky, Cam 5:39.31

400-meter dash
3) Puglisi, Noah 58.08

800-meter run
2) Clemens, Chris 2:20.77
5) Sproule, John 2:25.92

200-meter dash
2) Magnani, James 24.43

4×400-meter relay

2) Mount Desert Island HS 3:54.98
1) Clemens, Chris 2) Puglisi, Noah
3) Thomas, Haydn 4) Magnani, James

5) Mount Desert Island H S ‘B’ 4:12.01
1) Farnsworth, Tyler 2) Reilly, Tom
3) Sproule, Samuel 4) Sproule, John

6) Mount Desert Island H S ‘C’ 4:13.25
1) Haynes, Norman 2) Murphy, Lucas
3) Klausky, Cam 4) Jardine, Matthew

High jump
2) Cummings, Ben 5’6”

Long jump
2) Hinckley, Nat 20’1.75”
6) Ferm, Carl 17’2.5”

Triple jump
2) Hinckley, Nat 39’3”

Javelin throw
1) Hinckley, Nat 155’6”
2) Ferm, Carl 149’7”
6) Johnson, Sam 119’6”

Discus throw
1) Brown, Taylor 114’6”
2) Simis, Spencer 101’7”
4) Hallett, Uriah 91’11”

Shot put
1) Hinckley, Nat 40’2”
4) Brown, Taylor 37’11”

Pole vault
2) Cummings, Ben 10’
5) Peruzzi, Adam 8’

 

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