LP track teams fall in tri-meet

LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid track and field teams had a tough outing Thursday in a tri-team meet at home. The Blue Bombers girls fell to the Northeastern Clinton Cougars 103-29 and to the Saranac Central Chiefs 103-26. The Lake Placid boys fell to the Cougars 81-41 and to the Chiefs 105-26.

The Blue Bomber boys’ picked up three individual first-place wins, two of which came from Aidan Fay. Fay won the 1,600-meter and the 3,200-meter to pace Lake Placid and Will Douglas took home the 400-meter race in 53.5 seconds for the Blue Bombers.

Despite the Lake Placid girls not earning a first-place finish, the squad had some solid results, including a second-place finish from Ellen Lansing in the 400-meter hurdles.

Lansing finished the event at 1:20.0, which was 0.1 seconds faster than the third-place finisher, NCCS’ Holly Visconti (1:20.1).

The Blue Bomber girls also picked up a second-place finish from their 4×400-meter relay team of Clara Boutelle, Pia Morelli, Kai McKinnon and Lily Jones. The team finished at 4:46.8.

The Lake Placid track and field teams will host their next meet against AuSable Valley on Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.


Saranac Central 105,

Lake Placid 26

Northeastern Clinton 81,

Lake Placid 41

Top individual event finishers

4×800-meter relay — Saranac Central: Reyes, Medley, Cayea, Denial (9:21.2).

110-meter hurdles — Fleury, 16.7 (SC).

100-meter — Norcross, 11.7 (SC).

1,600-meter — Fay, 5:16.9. (LP).

4×100-meter relay — Saranac Central: Weels, Homburger, Daniels, Bovia (48.6).

400-meter — Douglas, 53.5 (LP).

400-meter hurdles — Balch, 1:07.2 (SC).

800-meter — Denial, 2:16.9 (SC).

200-meter — Harkness, 24.4 (SC).

3,200-meter — Fay, 11:48.3 (LP).

4×400-meter relay — Northeastern Clinton: West, Jolicoever, Piccierello, Marshall (4:14.2).

High jump — T-1, McCoy, Powers, 5’8″ (SC).

Long jump — Homburger, 19’0″ (SC).

Triple jump — Homburger, 38’5″ (SC).

Shot put — Ashley, 45’2″ (SC).

Discus — Ashley, 140’0″ (SC).


Saranac Central 103,

Lake Placid 27

Northeastern Clinton 103,

Lake Placid 29

Top individual event finishers

4×800-meter relay — Northeastern Clinton: Arno, Cone, Clark, Prairie (11:10.5).

100-meter hurdles — LeDuc, 18.0 (SC).

100-meter — Ubl, 13.4 (SC).

1,500-meter — Prairie, 5:41.1 (NCCS).

4×100-meter relay — Saranac Central: Pecore, Ubl, Rainville, Davis (52.3).

400-meter — Prairie, 5:41.1 (NCCS).

400-meter hurdles — Turner, 1:16.0 (NCCS).

800-meter — Boulds, 2:37.3 (SC).

200-meter — Rainville, 27.8 (SC).

3,000-meter — Prairie, 12:48.1 (NCCS).

4×400-meter relay — Northeastern Clinton: Arno, Carroll, Langlois, Turner (4:41.2).

High jump — Damiani, 5’0″ (SC).

Long jump — LeDuc, 17’6″ (SC).

Triple jump — Damiani, 32’1″ (SC).

Shot put — Coulombe, 29’10” (NCCS).

Discus — Coulombe, 91’8″ (NCCS).


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