ST. JOHNSBURYâ€“On July 21st, sixteen boys and girls, ages 7-14, represented the Lake Region Summer Track and Field Program at the Vermont State Track and Field Meet in St. Johnsbury.
LR took home the First Place Small Town Award. The team ranked across all age groups and events. The finalists, events, and times are the following:
Wyatt Gile (50 Meter Dash, 9.26, fifth place)
Ebony Cota (Discus Throw, 42-07, first place)
Jaden Hayes, Andrew Hicks, Quinn Snedeker, Seth Toscano
(4x100 Relay, 1:10.72, third place)
Seth Toscano (100 Meter Dash, 15.63, second place)
Seth Toscano (400 Meter Dash, 1:16.63, second place)
Seth Toscano (Long Jump, 10-01, sixth place)
Cathrine Close (100 Meter Dash, 15.80, third place)
Cathrine Close (200 Meter Dash, 33.05, fifth place)
Cathrine Close (Shot Put, 22-03, second place)
Garrett Gile (200 Meter Dash, 29.52, second place)
Garrett Gile (800 Meter Run, 2:35.06, second place)
Garrett Gile (High Jump, 4-02, first place)
Adeline Poginy (High Jump, 3-04, sixth place)
Addi Roessler (Long Jump, 10-03, sixth place)
Logan Dolloff (Shot Put, 23-07, first place)
The Lake Region Summer Track Program is a five week program for youth ages 7-14.
The team participated in two state-wide track meets. Coach Frank Daigneault was assisted by volunteer teen athletes Emily Close and Cody Dolloff. Butlerâ€™s Bus Service donated transportation to all meets.