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SMA track and field teams split with Punxsutawney squads

April 11, 2012

Photo by Jim Mulcahy St. Marys Area’s Brian Merritt, left, and Justin Quiggle, right, are shown during the 100 dash during Tuesday’s meet against Punxsutawney held at Dutch Country Stadium. Merritt took first in the event, with Quiggle finishing second.

The St. Marys Area track and field teams hosted the Punxsutawney squads in their home openers on a cold, windy and snowy Tuesday afternoon.
The Dutchmen defeated the Chucks 95-55 while the Lady Chucks beat the Lady Dutch 92-58.
The Dutchmen were led by quadruple winners Gideon Woelfel, Brian Merritt, Jimmy Werner and Trenton Schreiber. Woelfel won the 800, 1600 and 3200 runs and was a member of the winning 3200 relay team. Merritt won the 100 and 200 dashes and was a member of the winning 400 and 1600 relays. Werner won the shot put, discus and javelin and was a member of the winning 400 relay. Schreiber won the long and triple jumps and was a member of the winning 400 and 1600 relay teams.
Single winners for the Dutchmen were K.O. Deyev, Alec Foster and Austin Frey in the 3200 relay, Matt Hoffman and Mitchell O’vell in the 1600 relay, Josh Burns in the 110 hurdles and Justin Quiggle in the 400 relay.
For the Lady Dutch, Adair Gennocro was a quadruple winner, taking the 1600 and 3200 runs, and was a member of the winning 1600 and 3200 relay teams.
Shannon Bridges was a triple winner as she won the 800 run and was a member of the winning 1600 and 3200 relay teams.
Sloan Foster and Gabby Shields were double winners. Foster was a member of the winning 1600 and 3200 relays, while Shields won the 100 and 300 hurdle events.
Single winners for the Lady Dutch were Lauren McAnany in the 3200 relay, Kelsey Bonifay in the javelin and DeAnna Yost in the 1600 relay.
The St. Marys teams return to action Saturday, when they will take part in the Brookville Invitational.
The results of Tuesday’s meets follow:
Boys’ results
St. Marys 95,
Punxsy 55
3200 relay - 10:43 - St. Marys (K.O. Deyev, Alec Foster, Austin Frey, Gideon Woelfel), Punxsy.
110 hurdles - 17.4 - Josh Burns - SM, Lettie - P, O’vell - SM.
100 dash - 11.7 - Brian Merritt - SM, Quiggle - SM, Burke - P.
Shot put - 44’4.5” - Jimmy Werner - SM, Morgan - P, Minich - P.
Pole vault- 6’ - Evans - P, Arrington - P, Standford - P.
1600 run - 4:59.4 - Gideon Woelfel - SM, Foster - SM, Ward - P.
Long jump - 18’2” - Trenton Schreiber - SM, Quiggle - SM, Danz - SM.
400 dash - 54.0 - Hughes - P, O’vell - SM, Ingros - P.
400 relay - 45.6 - St. Marys (Jimmy Werner, Brian Merritt, Trenton Schreiber, Justin Quiggle), Punxsy.
300 hurdles - 48.0 - Lettie - P, O’vell - SM, McFadden - SM.
800 run - 2:11 - Gideon Woelfel - SM, Ward - P, Foster - SM.
Discus - 139’7.5” - Jimmy Werner - SM, London - P, Morgan - P.
200 dash - 22.8 - Brian Merritt - SM, Hughes - P, Burke - P.
Triple jump - 39’6” - Trenton Schreiber - SM, Presloid - P, Danz - SM.
High jump - 5’6” - Lettie - P, Miller - SM, Fairman - P.
3200 run - 10:48 - Gideon Woelfel - SM, Dinger - P, Foster - SM.
Javelin - 150’ - Jimmy Werner - SM, Morgan - P. Schreiber - SM.
1600 relay - 3:46 - St. Marys “A” (Matt Hoffman, Trenton Schreiber, Brian Merritt, Mitchell O’vell), Punxsy “A”.
Girls’ results
Punxsy 92,
St. Marys 58
3200 relay - 8:50 - St. Marys (Lauren McAnany, Adair Gennocro, Sloan Foster, Shannon Bridges), Punxsy.
Pole vault - 4’ - Moyak - P, Dickey - P, Mancuso - P.
100 hurdles - 18.1 - Gabby Shields - SM, Reed - P, Reddinger - P.
100 dash - 14.0 - Hollis - P, Schatz - SM, Reed - P.
Discus - 82’ - Minich - P, Smith - P, Aul - P.
1600 run - 5:29 -Adair Gennocro - SM, Young - P, Foster - SM.
High jump - 4’4” - Hollis - P, Dickey - P, Monyak - P.
400 dash - 1:04 - Boddorf - P, Bridges - SM, Brooks - P.
400 relay - 57.4 - Punxsy, St. Marys.
300 hurdles - 55.0 - Gabby Shields - SM, Reitz - P, Monyak - P.
800 run - 2:39.4 - Shannon Bridges - SM, Young - P, Schreiber -SM.
Javelin - 72’4.25” - Kelsey Bonifay - SM, Smith - P, Barnett - P.
200 dash - 29.0 - Boddorf - P, Hollis - P, Schatz - SM.
3200 run - 12:16 - Adair Gennocro - SM, Small - P, Vite - P.
1600 relay - 4:39 - St. Marys “A” (DeAnna Yost, Adair Gennocro, Sloan Foster, Shannon Bridges), Punxsy, St. Marys “B”.
Shot put - 27’10.75” - Smith - P, Minich - P, Orenak - SM.
Triple jump - 29’8.5” - Dean - P, Dickey - P, Rummel - P.
Long jump - 14’7” - Dean - P, Shields - SM, Hanes - SM.

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