B-A track team with ICC sweep


Emalee Strong

Sean Mallon and Cooper Keen break out in the 100 meter dash.

Jack Luensmann, Staff Writer

On Tuesday, both the boys and girls Blue Devil track team downed two of their ICC foes: Southern Fulton and Juniata Valley. The boys defeated Southern Fulton by a score of 141-9 and Juniata Valley 108-42, while the girls topped Southern Fulton by a score of 124-26 and Juniata Valley 80-70.

Senior Joe Wertz was a triple-winner with wins in the shot put, discus, and javelin. Wertz tossed for a distance of 48 feet and 1 inch in the shot put, inching his way closer to the school record. Senior Zach Mallon added wins in long jump and high jump with a measurement of 19 feet and three-quarters of an inch and 39 feet and five inches, respectively. Junior Sean Mallon was a double-winner with wins in the 100 and 200-meter dashes.

For the girls, the lady devils took wins in the 400, 1600, and 3200 relay. Senior Sicily Yingling took a win in the 400-meter dash with a time of one minute and 6.9 seconds. Sophomore Alexis Lovrich took a win in the 800-meter dash with a time of two minutes and 39.9 seconds. One the field, junior Jaylee Shuke took a win in the discus with a heave of 85 feet and 2 inches.

The Devils’ next meet is Saturday, April 10, in the United Invitational. Good luck B-A!