Boys Varsity Track & Field · Boy’s Track+Field Team Takes the Title at Avon Lake Invitational


The boys track & field team traveled to Avon Lake Saturday for the 23rd Avon Lake Invitational. Amongst a field of talented teams and competitors the Mustangs managed to score 91 points with Brunswick 79.5 and Avon 71 rounding out the top three teams. Our top performers were Anthony Lambert in the shot put 50’8.75″ (2nd Place) and discus 137’6″ (4th Place), Our High Jump crew of Andrew Beten 6’3″ (1st Place) Ohio #7 and Mason Birch 5’10” (3rd Place) scored a huge chunk of field points. Jared Lewis went 12’6″ and a 1st Place finish and is on his way to a solid season in the vault with some incredible attempts at 13′. In addition, Jared Lewis placed 3rd in the 200M Dash with an incredible 22.89 Ohio #13! Alex Rupp finished 5th in the 110M Hurdles with a time of 16.01 and 4th in the 300M Hurdles with a time 42.30. Jacob Lloyd went 4:43.84 in the 1600M and finished 6th.  Matt Cornelius went 51.61 in the 400M dash and took home the gold with Andrew Arslanian pulling in a 5th place finish with a 54.81. Cameron Derkacs placed 3rd in the 300M Hurdles with an Ohio #11 time of 41.86.  The 4x400M crew of Derkacs, Arslanian, Rupp, and Cornelius pulled out a 5th place finish with a 3:34.41. Lastly the 4x200M crew of J Lewis, M Cornelius, A Arslanian, N Turner handedly brought home the gold AND meet record with a time of 1:31.88 Ohio #4! This week the Mustangs will host the Pioneers of Elyria on Wednesday and then to Lexington on Saturday. Let’s go boys, keep grinding.