CoEd Varsity Track & Field
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- Apr 13, 2019
The Indiana Track and Field Teams competed in the Lady Spartan Hempfield / Greater Latrobe Boys Invitational Saturday afternoon at Latrobe Memorial Stadium.
The boys team took 4th place overall out of a field of 18 teams and was led by Kendall Branan's school record breaking performance in the 800 meters. Branan won the 800 meters with a time of 1:55.71 breaking a record that has stood since 1987. Jameson Kutz also had a strong day for Indiana placing 2nd in triple jump (43-0.25) and 5th in the long jump (20-5.5). Other 2nd place medalists included Isaac Roadman in the pole vault (13-6) and the 4x400 meter relay team of Branan, Iago Jopia, Joey Bujdos, and Matt Berzonsky (3:28.81). Third place medalists included Zach Killeen in the pole vault (12-0) and Anthony Bevevino in the discus (136-4). Other individual medalists and point earners included Evan Ray (high jump - 4th place - 5-9), Matt Berzonsky (1600 meters - 4th place - 4:27.96), Iago Jopia (800 meters - 4th place - 2:03.57), Joey Bujdos (1600 meters - 6th place - 4:34.0), and Tucker Davis (3200 meters - 6th place - 10:21.31). In the other relays the Indians took 5th in the 4x800 (Jack Cikowski, John Gunter, Jason Kovalchick, and Hunter Smathers - 9:35.82) and 6th in the 4x100 (Kutz, Jack Welch, Evan Cox, and Ethan Black - 47.74).
In the girls meet the team placed 9th overall and were paced by Faith Hartle who took 2nd in the pole vault with a height of 10-6. Other individuals placing in the top 6 included Amelia Kuzenski (4th place - high jump - 5-1), Parker Fanella (6th place - discus - 105-6), and Isabelle McCabe (6th place - 1600 meters - 5:43.03). In the relays the girls took 4th in the 4x100 (Sarah Welch, Emma Levan, Lizzie Lubold, and Gabby Clark - 55.60) and 6th in the 4x400 (Maddie Redhead-Kriston, Grace Woolslayer, Sarah Love, and Melina Hilliard - 4:35.23).