The boys track & field team opened up the season at the 15 team Newark Invitational and took 3rd place behind Thomas Worthington (93 pts) and Columbus DeSales (86 pts) and outscored 4th place Canal Winchester (66 pts).
The lone individual champion for the team was Sr. Sean Yu who won the pole vault with a vault of 12’0.
Runner-up finishes were turned in by Jr. Zach Skidmore in the Shot Put (46’11), So. Jake Lawrence in the pole vault (11’6), Fr. Zach Harrison in the 200m dash (24.08), and the 4 x 200m relay team of Harrison, Jr. TJ Coates, Sr. Andre Keels, and So. Sam Ansong in a time of 1:34.28.
3rd place finishes were captured by Jr. Tommy Heiden in the 800m run (2:06.03), Coates in the 200m dash (24.14), and the 4 x 100m relay team of So. Brandon Ransom, So. Graham Starn, Fr. Mark Roberts, and So. Jimmy Sensibaugh in a time of 45.64.
Complete results can be found at timingfirst.com or www.runolentangyorange.com, the Pioneers will be back in action with the full team this Tuesday, April 5th at Pioneer Stadium versus Marysville and Col. DeSales.